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Top 9 Online Outlet Stores

It used to be that you had to go to a mall to shop at an outlet store, but these days you can shop online outlet stores from the comfort of your own couch.

5 Ways to Save More at Outlet Malls

Not all outlet stores offer good deals, but shopping at outlet malls is still an excellent way to save some money while picking up items for the entire family.

Outlet Stores Are In: Their Shift from Overstock to Au Courant

Outlet stores have come a long way, baby. No longer mere repositories of last season's cast-offs, factory stores are now among the healthiest retail sectors, hawking new, trendy items made expressly for them. Credit the recession for the change -- and for more reasons than you'd expect.

Outlet Stores Are In: How They Went from Overstock Bins to Au Courant

Outlet stores have come a long way, baby. No longer mere repositories of last season's cast-offs, factory stores are now among the healthiest retail sectors, hawking new, trendy items made expressly for them. Credit the recession for the change -- and for more reasons than you'd expect.

Fashion Forward: eBay to Open Virtual Outlet Mall

In September, EBay plans to open an online outlet store with products from Brooks Brothers, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Spanx and Bluefly. It could help the company grow, but it's another step away from its madcap auctioneer roots. Is eBay becoming boring?

Getting the Best Memorial Day Shopping Deals

On Memorial Day weekend, retailers pull out all the stops to move fresh merchandise, and if you play your cards right, you can get some great deals. But even though it's the semi-official start of summer, you'll want to do your homework first. (Don't worry, you can cheat off of DailyFinance's personal finance columnist, Regina Lewis.)

Struggling J.C. Penney to Shut Stores in Cost-Cutting Move

JC Penney (JCP) said it will close some of its department stores, call centers and outlet stores in a bid to cut costs. JC Penney will shut five department stores in locations including Morrow, Ga and West Dundee, Ill., the company said in a statement. It will close a total of 19 outlet stores, as well as its call center facilities in Grand Rapids, Mich and Albuquerque, NM.

More Holiday Shopping Will Move Online in 2010

Online sales during the holiday season are likely to exceed their 2009 levels as shoppers shift away from shopping at some brick-and-mortar operations such as electronics and warehouse stores, said market research firm The NPD Group in a report Wednesday.