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Black Friday

Black Friday Archives

Choppy spending growth in lead-up to Christmas

How Black Friday impacted spending the following week.

Black Friday “busiest day of the year”: PriceSpy

JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman among most popular destinations.

Kiwis share Black Friday shopping plans

Most consumers to purchase in-store this coming Black Friday.

Briscoe tops $600m for the first time

Homewares and sporting retailer boosted by record sale days.

NZ credit, debit card spending rises in November

US Thanksgiving 'Black Friday' holiday bargains gain international traction.

Mixed messages and duplicity

Are we duping consumers by constantly over-promising?

Nature lovers may #OptOutside on Black Friday, but they consume resources year-round

While shoppers scramble for Black Friday bargains this year, outdoor retailer REI is closing its 154 US stores.

Alibaba breaks Singles Day sales record

Chinese consumers spend up big at annual event.

China’s Singles Day retail phenomenon will blow Black Friday out the water

Popular US event is not the only game in town – or even the biggest.

Black Friday, Cyber Monday – the retail atomic bomb

Insatiable consumer demand and retail participation have expanded the spending events' epicentres.

Tepid increase for Kiwi retailers at Black Friday

Black Friday brings small-fry sales increase for NZ stores.

Sales’ unintended consequences

New trading configurations leave stock that can't be shifted.

Black Friday’s message

Data usage on customers makes for long run winners.

How to win shoppers by turning them away

Jon Bird on one US retailer’s decision to close on one of the biggest sales opportunities …

In the trenches on Black Friday

Jon Bird's perspective on the events of Black Friday.