bricks and mortar


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bricks and mortar

A physical store, office or branch that customers walk into during business hours. Contrast with e-commerce. See clicks and mortar and bricks clicks and flips.
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John takes great pride in the reactive programs of the Anglican Foundation, but when he and I had conversations, he saw the need for the foundation to be more proactive and consider ways it might give support to new initiatives -- more than bricks and mortar," Bishop Fricker said in an interview.
Apparently, the Justice Department doesn't see Web-based business--where the product is information services and entertainment--as different from those with bricks and mortar.
We can't be bothered about bricks and mortar, right?
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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.