UK-based e-tailer Boohoo has been accused by the BBC watchdog programme Watchdog Live of breaking Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) rules through ‘misleading’ promotions on the brand&

Hunter has announced that it exceeded 1 million pounds in sales in one day, the highest daily sales results in the brand’s history, on both Black Friday and Cyber Monday this year. On Black Fri

Black Friday sales are more dependent on strategy than they are on pricing. Retailers saw one of the most successful Black Friday and Cyber Monday results in history this year. There was a new record

New York - A week has passed since this year’s Black Friday, marking the kick-off of the most important sales period for retailers. But, how do consumers see seasonal discounts and other sellin

Retailers should be wary of the long-term effects of the success of this year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. In a report published this week, Bloomberg warned of that retailers might ex

Amazon is finishing 2018 on a high note: this year’s Black Friday weekend was the best in the company’s history, with more products being ordered worldwide on Cyber Monday than any other

Which countries make the most ‘Black Friday’ online searches? Although the Americans invented the Black Friday shopping bonanza, it’s not in the US that the discount event has recei

Store closings in malls may be on the rise, but shopping centers are far from dead -- at least during the holiday season. The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) estimates 151 million US

As the craze for bargains and discounted fashion drove people to the high street on the Black Friday weekend, there is a dark cloud above the rails hanging full of tantalising deals. The reality is t

More than a third of shoppers avoided the queues and chaos on Black Friday, as smartphones took 33.5 percent of the 6.22 billion dollars that was spent in the United States. Sales soared 23 percent v

The UK’s trade union GMB is staging protests across the UK against ‘inhumane working conditions’ in Amazon warehouses. Hundreds are expected to take part in the protests at Amazon w

‘Tis the season to be bombarded with social media messages. As social media becomes consumers’ favorite way to communicate with their favorite brands and platforms do their best to become

With Black Friday just around the corner, online giant Amazon has suffered a major data breach that saw customers’ emails and names being posted on the company’s website. The website anno

New York - This week marks the beginning of the holidays shopping season, a key period for retailers worldwide. This year, an estimated 164 million people in the U.S. will go shopping Thanksgiving Da

New York - A new survey reveal that despite the unstoppable rise of online shopping, consumers in the U.S. still favor more traditional holiday shopping days such as Black Friday. According to a sur

Joining Black Friday, the American discounting frenzy that is slowly taking over other countries, may seem like a win-win situation. By offering generous discounts, retailers can attract new customer

Jigsaw has taken a U-turn on its 2015 pledge to not take part in Black Friday, as the UK retailer joins the winter shopping bonanza for the first time this year. Despite releasing a ‘pricing ma

Jollychic, the top-ranked e-commerce platform in the Middle East, is to give out a one million US dollar cash prize to its customers during its Black Friday sale. "This year, we want to bring more fu

London - While the UK used to look on with bewilderment as Americans stumbled over themselves to grab the best Black Friday deals, the British are undoubtedly warmed up to the November shopping bonan

Amazon Canada said that its Black Friday deals store will open on Thursday, November 22 at 6 p.m. ET, offering new and great deals every hour through Black Friday. In lead-up to next Thursday, custom

One more study confirms: while good old brick and mortar shopping is not going anywhere, Americans are increasingly using other means to buy gifts for friends and family during the holiday season. A

This holiday season looks promising for US retailers. A new survey conducted by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) with over 1,000 American consumers revealed they intend to spend a

Black Friday is the most important day of the year for US retailers, which is why many of them plan to spend most of their digital advertising budget during the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend.

After opening its first pop-up store in London last month, Amazon has announced similar plans in several other European cities. Titled “Amazon Loft for Christmas”, the pop-ups are set to

Black Friday starts earlier this year at Walmart. The retail giant announced the first deals will be offered on its website three days ahead of Black Friday, on November 21, 10:00 PM Eastern time. Th

Black Friday has traditionally been the busiest shopping day of the year, and while it has lost some ground to its sister Cyber Monday as more customers are shopping online, it still is a bank breaki

London - Even though Black Friday may not have quite the draw to the high street as it did in the past, in 2017 the discount shopping day boosted online sales across Europe by 509 percent. 47 percent

This year the differences between the two major sales events in the U.S. are blurred than ever, with consumers browsing at their favourite high street stores yet purchasing online. According to Barc

London - Black Friday discounts were not enough to tempt UK consumers back to the high streets in droves, as consumers preferred to do their shopping online this discounting holiday. High street foot

London - John Lewis reported one of its most ‘promising’ Black Friday’s to date, as an average of 705 units were purchased per minute via between 9 am and 10 am on the