THEN AND NOW: AMERICA’S OLDEST STORES STILL OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Online shopping sales have surpassed that of brick-and-mortar stores for the first time in US history, so it's unsurprising that discussions of how to keep customers walking through the doors of stores are at the forefront of the retail industry. However, some stores have bucked the trend, and survived changing consumer habits for hundreds of years. Take a look at the oldest stores in America and how much, or how little, they have changed.