May 2001
Chain Store Age;May2001, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p255
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs on electronic retailing in the United States as of May 2001. Status of the business operations of Egghead.com, an electronic retailer; Update on the planned initial public offering of Staples Inc.; Details on some legislations related to unsolicited marketing electronic mail.


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