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Online Sales Surge on Black Friday
Online spending hit record levels on Black Friday, whilerobust sales at brick-and-mortar retailers indicated the shopping bonanza’straditional side is not dead yet. US e-commerce sales jumped 17% to $5.03 billion on Friday,according to Adobe Digital Insights, a data...
Retail Nov 26, 2017 Rapaport News
Black Friday shopping
In-Store Holiday Sales Decline as Online Grows
Sales and foot traffic at physical stores in the U.S. fellover the Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend as more retail business movedonline, according to the latest figures.U.S. store sales declined 4.2 percent and traffic...
Retail Dec 01, 2016 Rapaport News
Black Friday Sales Gain from Thanksgiving Closures
Consumer foot traffic was flat on Black Friday halting the downtrend seen in previous years as more retailersstayed shut on Thanksgiving.While U.S. stores have opened in the past on theThanksgiving holiday, doing so took business away from...
Retail Nov 28, 2016 Rapaport News
Diamond Retailers Cutting Prices for Cyber Week
Retailers in the U.S. and Asia are offering deepdiscounts on jewelry for Cyber Week to lure early-bird holiday shoppers viatheir ecommerce sites.Cyber Week, together with Black Friday, is theall-important curtain raiser to the U.S. holiday...
Retail Nov 28, 2016 Rapaport News
Black Friday Walmart
Cyber Growth Pushes Cyber Monday to Cyber Week
Retailers are promoting the days immediately afterThanksgiving as ‘Cyber Week’ as the key online shopping day has ballooned intoan extended retail bonanza.While in previous years Black Friday and Cyber Monday each lasted24 hours,...
Retail Nov 24, 2016 Rapaport News
NRF - Black Friday
Best Buy, Walmart and Macy’s Lure Shoppers at Key Thanksgiving Slots
BestBuy, Walmart and Macy’s came top in three key shopping time periods during theThanksgiving weekend, according to data from market information company NPDGroup.Best Buy “won” the early shopper, hitting itspeak at 5pm on Thanksgiving,...
Retail Dec 15, 2015 Rapaport News
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ShopperTrak Notes Spike in Thanksgiving Day Shopping
ShopperTrak noted shifting shopping patterns over Thanksgiving weekend as more stores opened again on what typically was a non-retail day, and majors opened even earlier than they had in 2013. Store visits on Thanksgiving Day...
Retail Nov 30, 2014 Avi Krawitz
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Super Saturday to Become Busiest Shopping Day
Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is likely to lose its status as the busiest shopping day of the year across the U.S., according to ShopperTrak Inc. The shift is largely due to what many call a controversial...
Marketing Nov 05, 2014 Jeff Miller
jcpenney jewelry
Positive November Comps Encourage JCPenney
J. C. Penney Company Inc. informed investors after the market closed today that its preliminary comparable-store sales for November rose 10.1 percent year on year. The beleaguered retailer was eager to share the news...
Financial-Legal Dec 03, 2013 Jeff Miller
Weekly U.S. Chain-Store Sales Fall 3%
U.S. chain-store sales rose 2.5 percent year on year for the week that ended on November 30, in large part due to easy comparisons with November 2012, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)...
Research Dec 03, 2013 Jeff Miller
NRF - Black Friday
Thanksgiving Weekend Consumer Spending -3%
U.S. consumer spending over the four-day Thanksgiving weekend that kicked off the Christmas gifting season declined 2.7 percent year on year to $57.4 billion as the average household budget afforded less and retailers...
Retail Dec 02, 2013 Deena Taylor
The Jewelry Exchange
The Jewelry Exchange Reports Strong Weekend Sales
The Jewelry Exchange reported a 17.3 percent year on year sales increase for the Thanksgiving weekend, but didn't provide financial data. The retail chain attributed the growth to new ad campaigns and the recent...
Retail Nov 29, 2011 Jeff Miller
Value-Conscious Consumers Drive Black Friday Sales +7%
Heavy discounting and promotions helped to entice consumers to splurge on Black Friday as the Christmas shopping season began on a positive note despite lingering economic concerns. Retail sales on Black Friday alone, rose 6.6 percent year...
Retail Nov 27, 2011 Avi Krawitz
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