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with contributions from Vicki M. Young, Maghan McDowell
 on December 15, 2016

Expect “Super Saturday” to emerge as the biggest volume day of the year, ending the lull in business since Cyber Monday and fueling retailers’ confidence that they will meet their holiday sale projections.

While executives expect to meet the revenue projections of 3 to 4 percent above last year, profit margins are a different matter. Price promoting and higher rates of online shopping, where transactions are seen as less profitable than at bricks-and-mortar, will dig into the bottom line.

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