Retailers trying to lure shoppers by offering huge discounts and promotions on the last weekend before Christmas faced the added burdens of snow, ice and rain.
The stakes were particularly high in what has been a dismal season. The weekend before the holiday can account for about 11.5 percent of Christmas sales for some merchants, according to ShopperTrak. Merchants are trying to clear inventory and salvage what may be the worst Christmas sales levels in decades.
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