Since the launch of Pokémon GO, many businesses have tried to figure out how to capitalize on the huge success of the game, with rumors claiming that stores like McDonald’s may sponsor the game by becoming PokéStops or gyms. Most places are seeing an increase in business if there is a nearby PokéStop. This is the case for 462 GameStop stores, which all saw a 100% increase in sales over the past weekend. With Pokémon GO becoming more popular by the day, it won’t be surprising if other retailers report a similar increase in sales as well.
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