Black Friday


Footwear: A Surprise Black Friday Weekend Bestseller

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Port Washington, NY—Retailers will be busy adding up their Black Friday weekend sales, but there already are some surprises in … [Read more...]

Traffic, Sales Up on Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday

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Chicago—Black Friday Creep evidently worked. As most major retailers added early opening hours on Thanksgiving Day, the lure of … [Read more...]

Extended Black Friday Hours Draw More Families

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Port Washington, NY—The extended hours that most major retailers initiated this year for Black Friday—that is opening on … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Read Articles

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New York—It’s the day that retailers and bargain hunters have been waiting for: Black Friday. Early reports indicate that traffic … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving: Fading to Black (Friday)?

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New York—While most Americans are lining up recipes for Thanksgiving dinner, most of the nation’s leading retailers are preparing … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Articles to Recall

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New York—Amid third quarter earnings seasons, everyone seems to be scrambling to figure out what’s going on at retail and how it … [Read more...]

OSHA: Crowd Management Critical During Holiday Sales

Crowds of Black Friday shoppers are expected to be even larger this year than last. Are you prepared?

Washington–With Black Friday looming 10 days away, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration … [Read more...]

Black Friday Advancer: 20% More Plan to Shop (and Save)

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Charleston, SC—Whether it’s the allure of doorbusters and the fact that most major retailers are starting their Black Friday sales … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Must-Know Online News

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New York—Black Friday is only two weeks away, one of the most crucial and biggest sales day of the year for retailers. (Though … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q3 Profit, Sales Beat Expectations

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Little Rock, AR—Dillard’s Inc. today reported that its third quarter profit was up 4.9% as comparable store sales improved and … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving, a Lesson in Black Friday Creep

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Minneapolis—Thanksgiving is getting greyer by the day. Now referred to as “Grey Thursday” ahead of Black Friday, Thanksgiving will … [Read more...]

Americans Cautious (or Not) about Holiday Spending This Year?

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St. Louis–What consumers think about their holiday spending and what retail analysts predict don’t always jive.Case in point: … [Read more...]