News and Articles About Holiday Shopping
It's a tough job, but someone's got to to do it. Factoring in skill, stealth, and unparalleled delivery service, a new survey says Santa could earn under $138,000 per year.
If you want to drop hundreds on an artisan Starbucks card, you need to hurry-- all 1,000 are expected to sell out shortly after they go on sale today.
Sales during Thanksgiving weekend were down from last year, but Cyber Monday is attracting shoppers in droves.
Cyber crooks are out to make online shoppers miserable this holiday season. Here's what you should know.
If youre looking to lock horns with Big Box Discounters on one of the biggest shopping days of the year, we have some tips.
Fewer Americans Thankful for U.S. Economic Situation Than in the '80s. But They All Love Their Leftovers.
The percentage of adults thankful for the economic situation in the U.S. is lower than in 2010 and about a fifth of what it was in the mid-1980s, according to a new poll.
This year, more than ever, consumers will shop for the holidays from their smartphones.
Overall spending from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday is expected to be relatively flat, but online shopping is expected to buck the trend.
You may not know it, but Apple's latest tablet is now available for purchase. Good luck getting one in time for Christmas.
The world's largest retailer will be opening its doors two hours earlier than last year and will also offer a limited number of Black Friday deals on Thanksgiving morning.
The biggest e-commerce shopping day of the year is fast approaching. Now is the time to create a strategy for your business. Here's how.
In year's past, landing on Oprah's "Favorite Things" list could turn an unknown business into an overnight success. Will this year's entrepreneurs be as lucky?
Wal-Mart, Starbucks and more are getting a head start on the holiday season, with deals and promotions starting in early November.
With Thanksgiving falling so late in November, there are fewer precious shopping days this year. For retailers, this means having to be extra creative to get customers through the door.
Amazon is the latest company to announce plans to increase staff in preparation for the holiday rush, announcing plans to hire 70,000 seasonal workers with hopes of converting many of them into year-round employees.
For online retailers, it is never too early to start your holiday strategy. Here is a month-by-month guide for making your holidays bright.
Eight out of 10 small businesses say they are optimistic about the end-of-year shopping rush, according to a new report.
From a fish tank that grows food to a wearable camera, here's an early look at some of the coolest items made by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs.
As Amazon partners with Facebook to make gift-giving easier, a look at three services that are innovating this time-old tradition.
Need ideas for your holiday wishlist? Wondering what to get your fellow entrepreneurs? Our gift guide has you covered.
With cyber criminals targeting mobile users more than ever, keep security top-of-mind this holiday season.
How to get beyond brainstorming, beat procrastination and find more permanent customers: our best tips of the week.
From free haircuts to wreath-making, Etsy's pop-up holiday shop re-imagines the traditional sales experience and brings online shopping to life.
Exceed customer expectations through everything from great customer service to surprise gifts.
As the holidays bring out more disgruntled shoppers, it's important to be sensitive and avoid alienating them. Here's how.