BENTONVILLE, Ark. — “Social shopping” is getting attention now that Wal-Mart Stores has entered the business.
The retailer is testing CrowdSaver, in which it advertises a specially priced item on its Facebook page. The deal is only good if the required number of Wal-Mart Facebook fans “like” the offer within a specified time period.
If the deal goes through, Wal-Mart posts a link on its Facebook page to where the discounted item can be ordered. The price applies to all