Walmart Overtakes Amazon in Shoppers’ Search for Black Frida...

Walmart is top of mind for holiday shoppers who are hunting for Black Friday deals, according to new research. The big box retailer is dominating online searches for Black Friday discounts as of Frid...

November 30, 2022

Buy This $6 Denny’s T-Shirt and You’ll Get Free Br...

Unique promotions can be hard to come by, but in 2014, Olive Garden introduced an industry changer: the Never Ending Pasta Pass. The limited-run passes allowed holders to eat unlimited bowls of pasta ...

November 17, 2022

How Brands Are Incorporating Text Messages Into Their Holiday ...
Branding - Retail - Tech

More brands are leaning on SMS since the Black Friday sales kickoff. Over the past few years, text message-based marketing has been a growing trend among big retailers and direct-to-consumer brands. ...

Modern Retail
December 17, 2021

Walmart Joins Target in Thanksgiving Store Closures

The decision is part of Walmart's overall effort to keep an eye on its associates' mental health and well-being throughout the pandemic. The company said it gave employees expanded access to no-cost c...

June 7, 2021

What’s selling in 2020’s holiday season

What consumers actually bought during the holiday season doesn't look a whole lot different than what sold well at the start of the pandemic. Products in the home and office categories flew off the sh...

December 17, 2020

Winners and losers of Black Friday 2020
Online - Retail

This year, retailers collectively blew up the traditional start to the holiday shopping season. Online sales, curbside and store pickup all surged as a sales event defined by the pandemic took shape. ...

Marketing Dive
November 30, 2020

Black Friday in-store sales down as online sales broke records...
Online - Retail

Even with a month of sales dubbed "Black Friday," online sales still broke records Friday as shoppers continued to click "add to cart" and scoop up deals from home. The digital sales boost came as ...

USA Today
November 28, 2020

Thanksgiving Online Shopping hits record $5.1B
Online - Retail

Thanksgiving for many is about eating, seeing family, reflecting and relaxing for the day. But for an increasing number of us, it also seems to be about shopping. Collectively, consumers in the U.S. s...

November 28, 2020

Will 2020 mark the end of Black Friday?

This year, Black Friday must also contend with a pandemic that makes it risky, if not plain dangerous, for large groups to gather in stores. It’s reasonable to wonder if 2020 will mark its end. But ...

November 24, 2020

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