Click for Ann Arbor, Michigan Forecast
Friday August 01, 2014
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed
Print Comment E-mail

Buy it now

 

continued

But timing is everything: the very next day, those digital tags read $79.99 and $89.99.

When a customer asked what had happened, an employee said the company sends price changes by satellite, automatically updating the electronic labels. The instant increase was a sharp move on Kohl's part, since that same day the store ended a week of giving out bonus credits and began a short period for redeeming them. According to the employee, the shoe department also has quick-change digital badges. So far, most other items in the store still carry printed price tags-at more securely marked-down prices.    (end of article)

[Originally published in March, 2009.]

 

Bookmark and Share
previous  ·  1 l 2
all on one page
read more stories here -> Marketplace  l  Culture  l  Community  l  News
5 bed, 2 full bath, 2688 sqft, Single Family in UNADILLA TWP, MI 48137. $249,000
Top of the Lamp, Ann Arbor's locally owned lighting specialty store.
custom sound systems for your home
Science camp for kids ages 6-14