Articles Tagged ‘Cyber Monday’


Online, mobile sales outpaced traditional retail this Black Friday: report

December 1, 2016

While Black Friday has been traditionally one of the biggest, if not the biggest, shopping days for retailers, this year saw online retailers overshadow bricks-and-mortar stores in terms of revenue growth.

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Black Friday trends and predictions: a watershed year for mobile?

November 23, 2016

As Black Friday approaches, consumers’ mobile use is surging and retailers are finally taking notice of it, making this year’s event a crucible for whether bricks-and-mortar and mobile presences can work in harmony.

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Sears offers exclusive early Cyber Monday deals to mobile users

November 23, 2016

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday just around the corner, some brands, such as Sears, are eager to get the shopping craze rolling and are responding by offering exclusive early deals to their mobile application users.

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Social media evolves into key component of Thanksgiving weekend sales

December 3, 2015

Social media played a leading role in shopping during this year’s Thanksgiving weekend, dominating influence surrounding sales and brand sentiment.

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Mobile brightens Cyber Monday with 50pc of traffic, 30pc of sales

December 1, 2015

Mobile traffic and sales continued a hot streak on Cyber Monday as holiday shoppers fit gift buying into daily commutes and work breaks.

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Zappos’ Snapchat filter targets digitally savvy shoppers for Cyber Monday

December 1, 2015

Online footwear retailer Zappos developed a Snapchat filter to maximize awareness on Cyber Monday in an attempt to drive sales with millennials and those who are likely to be online shopping.

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Kohl’s ups its mobile game for week-long Cyber Monday celebration

November 25, 2015

Kohl’s is maximizing Cyber Monday sales by extending the event to an eight-day savings blitz, with a focus on mobile and digital sales featuring daily flash deals on its application.

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Mobile will drive 51pc of Thanksgiving Day online shopping visits: report

October 30, 2015

For the first time ever, mobile traffic to retailers’ Web sites is expected to overtake desktop on Thanksgiving Day, with mobile forecast to represent 51 percent of traffic and 29 percent of online sales that day, according to a new report from Adobe.

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Walmart sees 70pc of Thanksgiving traffic from mobile

December 3, 2014

Walmart’s revenue results from Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday reveal mobile drove approximately 70 percent of traffic to Walmart.com, reflecting the growing role of smartphones and tablets in the path to purchase.

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Pinterest drives largest growth in online Black Friday sales

December 3, 2014

Top social networks such as Facebook and Pinterest are playing a bigger role for retailers’ mobile strategy by propelling shoppers into social commerce, as evidenced by sales numbers from Thanksgiving weekend.

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