Sales

Cyber Monday 2019 Broke More Than Sales Records
December 6, 2019 at 11:36 am

Cyber Monday 2019 generated several billion more in revenue than Black Friday and Amazon Prime Day 2018. Adobe Analytics reported significantly more people completing transactions with a mobile device and an increase in BOPIS (buy online, pick-up in store) options than previous years.

Cyber Monday Sales Hit $9.2 Billion in the US
December 3, 2019 at 4:59 pm

Cyber Monday’s grand total for 2019 in the US was $9.2 billion, representing a 16.5 percent increase over 2018. The e-commerce holiday trumped both Black Friday and Amazon Prime Day 2018.

CTA: Holiday Tech Spending to Hit $97.1 Billion
October 28, 2019 at 3:52 pm

CTA research on holiday spending for this year shows that 186 million U.S. adults (74 percent) plan to purchase a tech product as a gift this year, with streaming service subscriptions and video games emerging as popular tech gifts.

Toys 'R' Us is Back Online with Help From Target
October 11, 2019 at 9:15 am

Toys 'R' Us is an actual website again where shoppers can browse a wide selection of toys, read reviews and blogs, watch videos, and more. But when they want to make a purchase, they'll have to do so at Target.com.

FedEx and Walgreens Create a Package Deal
October 10, 2019 at 10:03 am

In the post-Amazon era for FedEx, the shipper has expanded on its partnership with Walgreens allowing shoppers to print return labels at thousands of stores nationwide.

NRF Expects Holiday Sales to Rise Despite Tariffs
October 4, 2019 at 1:46 pm

Despite economic uncertainty, the NRF predicts holiday sales will see an increase of up to 4.2 percent over 2018. Chief Economist, Jack Kleinhenz points to job growth and higher wages as two contributing factors to the group's positive outlook.

Target Circle Rewards Program to Launch for All Guests in October
September 9, 2019 at 2:11 pm

Through the Target Circle rewards program, shoppers can earn 1 percent back on Target purchases, a 5 percent birthday discount, early access to deal days, personalized coupons, and the ability to nominate nonprofits for Target to donate toward.