Articles with the tag Black Friday

5 of the Best In-Store Fights from Black Friday 2014

There was a time when the Friday after Thanksgiving was a bonus day off to recover from the overindulgence the day before — but somewhere along the way, it turned into a no holds barred street fight for a bargain. Before the advent of social media and camera phones, tales of in-store violence on Black […]

Black Friday Fight At Victoria’s Secret Goes Viral [Watch]

There were some unhappy UK customers this Black Friday in a Victoria’s Secret. So unhappy they decided to fight over it. Apparently Black Friday wouldn’t be the same without chaos. Let’s just make this clear… these people are fighting over bras and underwear. Or at least the idea of unmentionables. The video of this funny, […]

Walmart on Black Friday: Great Deals and Horrific Violence

Recently, we shared our top picks for deals on laptop computers and tablets for Black Friday. It shouldn’t come as much of a surprised that Walmart appeared several times on that list – more often than any other retailer (including Amazon and Best Buy). Walmart offers some amazing deals on Black Friday – enough to […]

OUR Walmart Workers Organize Black Friday Strike

Every year, as Thanksgiving draws closer, you hear rumors of strikes for Walmart on Black Friday. So far, it hasn’t happened (at least to the scale that people expect), but this year there might actually be significant strikes, thanks to OUR Walmart. The group, Organization United for Respect at Walmart, or OUR Walmart for short, […]

List of Stores that will be Closed on “Black Thursday”

In recent years “Black Friday” has turned into “Black Thursday” as retailers inch further and further into the territory of Thanksgiving to entice eager shoppers. It’s an aggressive trend where stores are constantly trying to “one-up” each other and open just a little bit earlier than their competitors, to lock down a solid stream of […]

Hoax: Stores will NOT being fined $1,100 an hour for closing on Thanksgiving

Recently, there has been a photo circling around the internet claiming that certain stores who refuse to stay opened on Thanksgiving for “family reasons” will be fined $1,100 per hour.   Like most other things that sound too outrageous to be true, this is indeed a hoax. And, despite the fact that this is a […]

Pinterest More Than Triples Revenue To Online Retailers On Cyber Monday, Says New Report

Pinterest played a big role during the biggest shopping days of the year, according to a new report, and more than tripled Cyber Monday revenue to online retailers. Social marketing/analytics company Piqora analyzed data from online retailers, and also found that revenue through Pinterest doubled on Thanksgiving, including Black Friday. The company also analyzed top […]