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Retailers Hope for Post-Christmas Surge in Sales

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Retailers Hope for Post-Christmas Surge in Sales

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Retailers Hope for Post-Christmas Surge in Sales

Retailers Hope for Post-Christmas Surge in Sales

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As the holiday shopping period enters its final days, stores have slashed their prices and are encouraging customers to spend gift cards right away in hopes of boosting their sales figures. Discount chains are reporting disappointing sales, but upscale stores are doing well. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne.