Free iPads highlight back-to-school retail frenzy

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Abercrombie and Fitch is giving away 1,000 free iPads, and J.C. Penny is offering $10 million in free back-to-school haircuts, said Bloomberg.

It’s all a way to drive customers to their stores, and retailers are hoping to cash in on the biggest retail holiday after Christmas.

Back-to-school sales could reach $40.4 billion, an increase of 2.5 percent.

Read more at Bloomberg.