Category Archives: Black Friday

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Highlights 2017 [Webinar]

Black Friday and Cyber Weekend have officially come to an end. As predicted, online sales were at an all-time high during Black Friday ($5.03 B in online sales) and Cyber Monday ($6.6 B in online sales). Black Friday is increasingly … Continue reading

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Busting The Door Busters On Black Friday

[PYMNTS.com] What has a pre-season, post-season, and championship playoff? If you said “football,” you’re not wrong – but the terms could also apply to the holiday shopping season, which has swelled so much in recent years that it has almost … Continue reading

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Online Sales Dominated Black Friday and Cyber Monday

The numbers prove it all. Black Friday still remains the biggest holiday sales event of the year and has more prominence than ever before. This year, Black Friday broke online sales record with over $3 billion, compared to over $1 … Continue reading

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Black Friday Still Remains a Popular Tradition

Black Friday week is here and shoppers are preparing their game plan to hit up stores with the hottest products at door-busting prices. Meanwhile, other shoppers are turning to their mobile devices to access early promotions with a single touch … Continue reading

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Retailers Must Re-Think Their Black Friday Strategy

For many shoppers, the hunger to stand in long lines and fulfill their appetite for door busting deals is slowly going away. Traditionally, Black Friday was meant for brick and mortar and Cyber Monday has been reserved for online. Now … Continue reading

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Macy’s helps shoppers make the most of mobile opportunities

Kicking off the shopping frenzy on Thanksgiving this year, Macy’s is encouraging customers to view macys.com/win for curated tips and information for the best way to use their mobile app as a shopping companion. Mobile Commerce Daily — Macy’s is leading … Continue reading

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Unboxing and ‘Haul’ YouTube Videos Are On The Rise

According to Business Insider, Google found that consumers are increasingly using YouTube to help them shop – watching video reviews and unboxing videos. So what is an unboxing video? It’s where users unwrap boxes of new advertised products, primarily electronics such … Continue reading

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15% Consumers Shop Exclusively Online on Thanksgiving Day

As the holiday season quickly approaches shoppers are already making purchases for gifts while some retailers are putting their last minute touches to their Black Friday and holiday shopping experiences. There’s no doubt that mobile will drive retail sales even … Continue reading

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Apple to Debut New Shopping Vertical in the App Store Today

In anticipation of the holiday shopping rush, Apple is creating a “Shopping” category in the App Store. This new choice for mobile shoppers moves e-commerce apps from the Lifestyle heading to their own section and brings the number of app … Continue reading

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4 Things Your Loyalty Program Needs to do this Holiday Season

Your customers are preparing for yet another hectic holiday season shopping. Some are comparing prices and products against your competitor while others are searching and gathering coupons to redeem. Loyalty programs are key to engage your customers and collect their … Continue reading

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