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  • Shocking shopping behaviors
    Shocking shopping behaviors
    The stores are packed with people, and not just at Christmas. As you shop, and make plans to shop, be aware of the shocking shopping behaviors that make others crazy.Do not abandon your cart in the middle of an aisle to backtrack. We all realize...
  • Shoppers' kids hot car rescue may have saved their lives (+Video)
    Shoppers' kids hot car rescue may have saved their lives (+Video)
    Shoppers who were outside a mall in Texas possibly saved the lives of two children who were locked in a hot car, where they were left by their mother who went to get a haircut at a place nearby. The incident took place at a strip mall in Katy,...
  • Kroger sales policy changes
    Kroger sales policy changes
    Cincinnati-area Kroger customers received news over Memorial Day weekend of a slight change that could influence their spending habits.Redplum, the company that delivers ads and money-saving coupons every Sunday to customers' doors, printed a...
  • Slyce makes shopping easy
    One-click shopping with Slyce
    According to the latest figures, there are more than 1 billion people accessing the web with a smartphone or mobile device, and of course retailers can hope to catch the attention of shoppers, by making it much easier to purchase things.A Toronto...
  • Black Friday Violence
    Black Friday 2013: 'Black-eye Friday' as violence mars annual shopping frenzy
    Black Friday 2013 is upon us. The annual shopping frenzy is known for offering equal parts tremendous deals and turbulent crowds of chaotic shoppers. Bargain hunters become literal “doorbusters,” all-nighters guard their spots in line...
  • Black Friday goes gray
    Black Friday goes gray
    When Black Friday becomes Gray Thursday, shoppers arrive earlier to wait in line.By Rem O'DonnelleyBig department chain stores aren't opening up on Thursday at midnight this year. Blame it on the economy or the shortened holiday shopping...
  • Black Friday
    Keeping 'Thanks' in Thanksgiving is getting harder
    For a number of years we have been bombarded with OP-EDs about keeping "Christ" in Christmas. Sarah Palin is supposed to have written a book titled "Good Tidings and Great Joy,about the issue, released before the Christmas shopping...
  • Early Black Friday sale for rock climbers and other outdoor athletes
    Early Black Friday sale for rock climbers and other outdoor athletes
    Climbers and other athletes in Chicago and across the U.S. are invited to shop at Sierra Trading Post'sbefore Black Friday sale. Although Wyoming-based, the outdoor company supplies outdoor sports enthusiasts with outdoor gear, mostly online....
  • Black Friday sales
    Consumer confidence fuels Black Friday sales (Video)
    Even with Black Friday creepingover intoThanksgiving earlier this year, it didn't stop shoppers looking for bargains, coming out in droves, making the Black Friday four-day sales weekend one of the best on record.With over 247 million shoppers...
  • Black Friday
    Did Black Friday bring in more sales by opening Thanksgiving Day?
    Black Friday 2012 had more shoppers in the malls and big-box store than last year. However, retailers are not sure that this year’s holiday shopping was proved successful. ShopperTrak researches foot traffic at more than 50k retail locations...
  • Black Friday shoppers
    Black Friday Madness: Top five videos of 2012 Black Friday shoppers
    It's only been a few hours since the madness known as Black Friday began, but some videos are already making their way onto YouTube. One video shows shoppers going berserk over cellphones, while another shows a consumer cussing out the store...
  • Bliss Spa limited edition lotion inspired by 2012 Presidential Election
    Bliss Spa limited edition lotions inspired by 2012 Presidential Election
    Bliss Spa is having some fun with the 2012 Presidential Election. For a limited time customers who shop with Bliss may receive a limited edition lotion inspired by the 2012 Presidential Election. The first lotion inspired by the 2012 Presidential...
  • Occupy Wal-Mart? Just try to buy one thing
    Wal-Mart cleans up on aisle 2012
    You hear them gun up. They are like tanks gassing for battle. Just as the sun rises. You are at the Wal Mart distribution center in Mount Pleasant, Iowa, and the not-so-tiny army is just getting ready for the pusch.You want to salute, but a tall,...
  • Shoppers at a Pawbroker Party for REASON Initiative, fundraiser  to help spay neuter programs
    Recycled Jewelry makes a great fundraiser to benefit spay neuter education
    The room was full of jewelry and shoppers trying on this and that, analyzing color, size, and style but there were no department store tags on any pieces because this jewelry is sold for love of animals and not profit. The shoppers attended a...
  • Black Friday shopping
    Dormer and Levy to pump up police presence for Black Friday and beyond
    Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy and Suffolk County Police Commissioner Richard Dormer today announced plans to enhance police patrols for the holidays, including keeping roads and malls safe.Starting tonight, Thanksgiving Eve, and continuing...