Tag: Cyber Monday

Amazon And Walmart Battle For Retail’s Future | Forbes

Amazon And Walmart Battle For Retail’s Future | Forbes

Amazon will soon cap off another banner year: The Internet giant is expected to win roughly half of all online shopping sales this holiday season. But Amazon’s greatest rival wants to beat the company at its own game: Walmart recently announced that it grew its online sales 50% YOY in Q3 2017. As the de […]

Can a strong holiday season save our favorite retailers from bankruptcy? | NBC News

Can a strong holiday season save our favorite retailers from bankruptcy? | NBC News

Struggling brick-and-mortar retailers could get some breathing room this holiday season — but will shopper confidence be enough to stave off bankruptcies in the beleaguered retail sector? So far this season, strategic discounting has encouraged shoppers to buy everything from sweaters to speakers, and analysts are optimistic that stores will be able to avoid the […]

Walmart closes in on Amazon in online price war | The Ledger

Walmart closes in on Amazon in online price war | The Ledger

Walmart is within striking distance of matching Amazon.com’s online prices for the first time, a key milestone in its effort to regain the “low price leader” title. Walmart has aggressively invested in making its prices more competitive against brick-and-mortar rivals since the start of the year. Now, the shrinking gap is also becoming noticeable across […]

Cyber Monday showdown – Walmart closes in on Amazon in online price war | CNBC

Cyber Monday showdown – Walmart closes in on Amazon in online price war | CNBC

Walmart has aggressively invested in making its prices more competitive against brick-and-mortar rivals since the start of the year. Now, the shrinking gap is also becoming noticeable across a broad range of product categories online, according to a price study conducted for Reuters, as well as interviews with pricing experts, retail consultants, vendors and company […]

Cyber Monday 2017: A roundup of this year’s best deals | ABC News

Cyber Monday 2017: A roundup of this year’s best deals | ABC News

It’s Cyber Monday, the official last day of the biggest shopping weekend of the year. Approximately 78 million Americans said they were planning to do some shopping on Cyber Monday, according to a survey released earlier this month by the National Retail Foundation. In addition, online Black Friday sales increased 15 percent this Thanksgiving weekend […]

The 10 best LEGO deals you can get online for Cyber Monday 2017 | Business Insider

The 10 best LEGO deals you can get online for Cyber Monday 2017 | Business Insider

It’s Cyber Monday, and while now is a great time to pick up new gadgets or kitchen tools, you can also save a lot on LEGO sets. Whether you’re buying one for yourself, or want to knock out some holiday shopping with a classic crowd pleaser, it’s hard to go wrong with LEGO. There are dozens of sets on sale from […]

Cyber Monday deals 2017 | The Washington Post

Cyber Monday deals 2017 | The Washington Post

3. Last-minute announcements and deals through email and social media. There’s a reason retailers don’t advertise Cyber Monday deals weeks in advance, like they do with Black Friday promotions: They want to see what’s still on shelves — and discount accordingly — at the end of the weekend. “Retailers have made big bets on what’s in store,” Gaffney said. “If […]

The 41 best Cyber Monday 2017 deals you can get right now (updated) | CNET

The 41 best Cyber Monday 2017 deals you can get right now (updated) | CNET

With Black Friday behind us, we have finally arrived at Cyber Monday. And we’re seeing some killer deals, with some retailers doubling down on last week’s discounts and dropping prices even further. To name a few: Best Buy has the Beats Studio Wireless for $160 ($40 cheaper than its Black Friday deal). Target has taken $140 off […]

Cyber Monday sales expected to hit $6.6 billion, biggest online shopping day | USA Today

Cyber Monday sales expected to hit $6.6 billion, biggest online shopping day | USA Today

Adobe’s Tamara Gaffney thinks people have actually been shopping online all weekend. But they don’t hit the “buy” button until they’re convinced they’ve gotten the absolute best price available. “If you look at the hourly peak times for [Cyber Monday] shopping, they come between 8:00 and 11:00 pm in each time zone,” said Gaffney, strategic insights engagement […]

U.S. Black Friday, Thanksgiving online sales climb to record high | Reuters

U.S. Black Friday, Thanksgiving online sales climb to record high | Reuters

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Black Friday and Thanksgiving online sales in the United States surged to record highs as shoppers bagged deep discounts and bought more on their mobile devices, heralding a promising start to the key holiday season, according to retail analytics firms. U.S. retailers raked in a record $7.9 billion in online sales on […]