Wal-Mart Uses Wristbands to Deter Holiday Shopper Melees

Wal-Mart Uses Wristbands to Deter Holiday Shopper Melees

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Sales from Black Friday through Cyber Monday will increase 2.2 percent to $40.5 billion, IBISWorld Inc. predicted. General merchandisers such as Wal-Mart, Target Corp. and Sears Holdings Corp. typically attract the biggest crowds.