bricks and mortar


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bricks and mortar

A popular expression for a physical location, as opposed to intangible assets or even cyberspace.

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They are ongoing processes that involve using consultants who are user friendly, who understand the design process and who can supply us with the bricks and mortar needed to fulfill our mission.
He is an insightful visionary who will assist us in bringing the online channel to the bricks and mortar grocery business.
Through licensing agreements with fine wine retailers nationwide, each merchant is provided with its own online retail store front that 'looks, smells and feels' like the bricks and mortar store, but is 'powered' by WineAccess' proprietary Internet tools and content.
MyWebGrocer will integrate the OneClip platform into its current program, which enables bricks and mortar local grocers to offer consumers the convenience of shopping for private label and national brands online.