CBS News: Do Outlets Have Better Deals Than Department Stores?

by MR Magazine Staff

Deal hungry shoppers are eagerly stopped by the new Tampa Premium Outlets on Thursday looking for deep discounts. But are you really getting a better deal at an outlet? According to retail expert and University of South Florida marketing professor Robert Hooker, you can get good deals. However, even the brand-name merchandise at outlet malls isn’t always as good as a department store. Read more at CBS News.