Reports from the Shopping Cart: Retailers Speak Up about Black Weekend


Washington and New York—Mixed reports about Black Weekend shopping came in this morning as retailers, analysts and trade … [Read more...]

Shoprunner: 85% of Members Plan to Shop on Cyber Monday Instead of Today

Cyber Monday

San Mateo, CA—While it may be busy at retail and online today with Black Friday specials, ShopRunner, the members-only online … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Dogeared


She’s the hostess with the mostess. After shopping in long lines to get her Thanksgiving fixins she may work late into the evening … [Read more...]

The Thanksgiving Dilemma: Is Opening Really Worthwhile for Retailers?


New York—In between the questions on Facebook about what door busters go on sales when, some customers took to ranting on Target, … [Read more...]

50% of Americans Plan to Visit a Mall on Black Friday


New York--The 2015 International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Black Friday Shopping Study shows more than 7 in 10 Americans … [Read more...]

Study: Shoppers Getting a Jump on Holiday Shopping


Chicago--Every year the holiday shopping season seems to start earlier than the year before. New data from a survey conducted by … [Read more...]

November Sales Up Despite Thanksgiving Weekend Decline

Holiday Shopping

Chicago—Early promotions in November proved beneficial as preliminary sales numbers show an encouraging gain for the holiday … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Week Retail Analysis: Merchants’ Strong Performance throughout Weekend Outperforms Industry


Petaluma, CA –An enormous increase in mobile shoppers, conversation rates that held steady and cumulative AOV actually increased … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Payers Spoiler to Top Sales Day of the Year

Super Saturday

Chicago–Black Friday may have the reputation of being the biggest sale day of the year, but that may soon change. Watch out for … [Read more...]

Black Friday Sales Drop as Shopping Trend Shift: NRF


Washington—Early holiday promotions even before Thanksgiving, the continued growth of online shopping, and an improving economy … [Read more...]

Costco Confirms: Closed on Thanksgiving Day


Seattle—Holiday creep may be turning Thanksgiving Day into an extension of Black Friday as retailers from Macy’s to Target and … [Read more...]

NPD: More Holiday Shoppers Waiting for Thanksgiving Weekend Deals

Black Friday scramble for deals

Port Washington, NY–It may be more than a month off, but Black Friday, Cyber Monday, even “Grey Thursday” or Thanksgiving, top … [Read more...]