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Black Friday chaos around the world as frantic shoppers scramble for bargains | Mirror Online

Black Friday chaos around the world as frantic shoppers scramble for bargains | Mirror Online

Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days of the year – and sometimes one of the most violent. With plenty of bargains up for grabs, shoppers can get impatient and even aggressive as they hit the high street. And this year is no different – with shocking scenes already starting to erupt in […]

87% of Black Friday prices aren’t the cheapest of the year, Which? reveals | Which?

87% of Black Friday prices aren’t the cheapest of the year, Which? reveals | Which?

That Black Friday discount may look like a good deal, but our year-long investigation has found that you could get a better bargain if you’re willing to wait. We tracked product prices for 12 months, and found that 87% were the same price or cheaper than their Black Friday price at other times of year. […]

Black Friday 2018 Ad Preview: Amazon’s Echo, Echo Dot, Fire HD, Kindle Deals | Forbes

Black Friday 2018 Ad Preview: Amazon’s Echo, Echo Dot, Fire HD, Kindle Deals | Forbes

Black Friday 2018’s competition is fierce this year and shipping is no exception. With Target putting on the pressure by offering extended free two-day shipping on all orders this holiday season including everything from it’s massive 47-page Black Friday ad scan, it was finally Amazon’s turn to react… Amazon’s Black Friday 2018 New, Improved Shipping […]

Use of personal data to ‘rip off’ online shoppers sparks inquiry | The Guardian

Use of personal data to ‘rip off’ online shoppers sparks inquiry | The Guardian

The government is launching an inquiry into the use of personal data to set individual prices for holidays, cars and household goods, amid rising fears of a consumer rip-off. The research, supported by the competition watchdog, will explore the prevalence of “dynamic pricing” based on information gathered about an individual, such as location, marital status, […]

Black Friday 2018 Ad Preview: Walmart’s Biggest Deals | Forbes

Black Friday 2018 Ad Preview: Walmart’s Biggest Deals | Forbes

Black Friday 2018 already seems to be breaking records and the most sought-after deals from Walmart WMT +1.55%’s big circular have yet to be revealed. But, now that we have seen the 13-page Dell Black Friday ad, the 77-page JCPenney Black Friday ad, the 20-page Sam’s Club One-Day Sale ad and the 47-page Target Black […]

Black Friday 2018 Ads: Kohl’s Vs Target Best Deals Leak | Forbes

Black Friday 2018 Ads: Kohl’s Vs Target Best Deals Leak | Forbes

Kohl’s Black Friday deals arrived just after midnight on November 1st when its 64-page Black Friday ad appeared online. The sales in the Kohl’s ad were highly celebrated, but the fanfare was short lived as Target TGT +1.11%’s 47-page Black Friday ad surfaced only hours later. The two heavyweight merchants have a wide selection of […]

Target released their 52-page Black Friday ad and put Instant Pots, Dysons, and more on sale right away | Mashable

Target released their 52-page Black Friday ad and put Instant Pots, Dysons, and more on sale right away | Mashable

If you’ve been at the internet at all today, you’ve probably seen the words “Black Friday” more times than you would have predicted for it being the day after Halloween. Nov. 1 kicks off deals season now according to Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon, and numerous other retailers duking it out with super early gift deals. […]

Online grocery shopping, spend poised to climb | Supermarket News

Online grocery shopping, spend poised to climb | Supermarket News

More than half of U.S. consumers are projected to be shopping online for groceries next year, and those who do are expected to boost their spending, according to KPMG’s 2018 Grocery Retail Consumer Perception Survey. Of more than 2,000 grocery customers polled, 48% currently do some or all of their grocery shopping online and 59% […]

Why Dynamic Pricing is Important for E-commerce Retailers | The Inscribe Mag

Why Dynamic Pricing is Important for E-commerce Retailers | The Inscribe Mag

Want your pricing system to adjust to market conditions in real time? Want to keep up with your competitors 100 percent of the time? Dynamic pricing might just be your savvy solution! Also known as demand pricing or time-based pricing, dynamic pricing is a variable pricing strategy which changes in response to real-time demand and […]

Artificial Intelligence Set in Motion | WebWire

Artificial Intelligence Set in Motion | WebWire

Over the summer holidays, my students and I returned from a field trip to Silicon Valley where we observed its latest technology and trends. Although its main up-and-coming tech such as AI(Artificial intelligence)/Big Data, robot technology, AR/VR, autonomous car, and blockchain was more or less what we expected, we learned a great deal from observing […]