Holiday Shopping http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/holiday-shopping The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Holiday Shopping en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 17 Dec 2013 16:30:00 GMT How Much Would Santa's Salary Be? 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. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230426 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. Starbucks' $450 Metal Gift Cards Expected to Sell Out in Minutes 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. Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:47:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230262 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230262 Kate Taylor 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. Cyber Monday Grows As More Shoppers Turn to Mobile Sales during Thanksgiving weekend were down from last year, but Cyber Monday is attracting shoppers in droves. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 18:33:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230169 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230169 Brian Patrick Eha Sales during Thanksgiving weekend were down from last year, but Cyber Monday is attracting shoppers in droves. Online Shoppers: Beware the 12 Scams of Christmas Cyber crooks are out to make online shoppers miserable this holiday season. Here's what you should know. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:47:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230148 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230148 Katie Holliday Cyber crooks are out to make online shoppers miserable this holiday season. Here's what you should know. 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. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230080 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230080 Catherine Clifford 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. Mobile Commerce Has Completely Exploded (Infographic) This year, more than ever, consumers will shop for the holidays from their smartphones. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 21:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230066 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230066 Catherine Clifford This year, more than ever, consumers will shop for the holidays from their smartphones. In Weak Shopping Environment, Cyber Monday Is Where It's At Overall spending from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday is expected to be relatively flat, but online shopping is expected to buck the trend. Mon, 18 Nov 2013 19:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229986 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229986 Catherine Clifford Overall spending from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday is expected to be relatively flat, but online shopping is expected to buck the trend. Apple Gives New iPad Mini a Stealth Release You may not know it, but Apple's latest tablet is now available for purchase. Good luck getting one in time for Christmas. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 18:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229903 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229903 Brian Patrick Eha You may not know it, but Apple's latest tablet is now available for purchase. Good luck getting one in time for Christmas. Wal-Mart to Open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving Day 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. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 17:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229898 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229898 Krystina Gustafson 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. Why Every Business Needs a Cyber Monday Strategy 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. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229853 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229853 Jim Joseph 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. The 17 Small Businesses That Made Oprah's Favorite Things for 2013 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? Fri, 08 Nov 2013 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229844 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229844 Lindsay LaVine 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? 5 Stores That Have Already Started the Holiday Season Wal-Mart, Starbucks and more are getting a head start on the holiday season, with deals and promotions starting in early November. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 19:19:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229758 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/229758 Kate Taylor Wal-Mart, Starbucks and more are getting a head start on the holiday season, with deals and promotions starting in early November. How to Make The Most of This Year's Ultra-Short Holiday Shopping Season 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. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 17:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229714 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229714 Catherine Clifford 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 Boosts Holiday Hiring, Aims to Convert 'Thousands' of Seasonal Workers Into Full-Timers 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. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 15:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228667 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228667 Andrea Huspeni 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. Tips for Ringing in Sales This Holiday Shopping Season 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. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228542 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228542 Matt Winn 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. Small Businesses Gearing Up for a Strong Holiday Shopping Season (Infographic) Eight out of 10 small businesses say they are optimistic about the end-of-year shopping rush, according to a new report. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 16:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227845 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227845 Catherine Clifford Eight out of 10 small businesses say they are optimistic about the end-of-year shopping rush, according to a new report. Get Your Gift On With 8 of This Year's Hottest Holiday Novelties 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. Thu, 25 Jul 2013 21:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227577 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227577 Catherine Clifford 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. 3 Startups Rethinking the Business of Gifting As Amazon partners with Facebook to make gift-giving easier, a look at three services that are innovating this time-old tradition. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225316 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225316 Brian Patrick Eha As Amazon partners with Facebook to make gift-giving easier, a look at three services that are innovating this time-old tradition. 16 Must-Have Gifts for Entrepreneurs Need ideas for your holiday wishlist? Wondering what to get your fellow entrepreneurs? Our gift guide has you covered. Mon, 10 Dec 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/225085 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/225085 Grant Davis Need ideas for your holiday wishlist? Wondering what to get your fellow entrepreneurs? Our gift guide has you covered. 3 Tips for Safe Holiday Shopping Over Mobile Devices With cyber criminals targeting mobile users more than ever, keep security top-of-mind this holiday season. Sat, 08 Dec 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225229 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225229 Hiten Samtani With cyber criminals targeting mobile users more than ever, keep security top-of-mind this holiday season.