News and Articles About Holidays
If youre looking to lock horns with Big Box Discounters on one of the biggest shopping days of the year, we have some tips.
Follow these tips to ensure you dont lose holiday shoppers or sales.
While brownies are always a good idea, here are three potentially longer lasting ways to say thanks to key people in your business life.
A look at when it's appropriate to send a thank-you note and other ways of showing appreciation to your clients, business partners and employees.
Expecting weaker-than-usual holiday sales, a new survey says some owners are cutting back on end-of-year bonuses and parties.
End-of-year fruit basket? Company coffee cup? Shelve old-school gifts next to the rolodexes and update your recognition program with LinkedIn badges or an array of online gift cards.
Small-business retailers may not be able to match the Black Friday extravaganzas offered by the big-box stores, but there are certain things they can do to compete.
These five tips help your staff help harried shoppers on one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
Overall spending from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday is expected to be relatively flat, but online shopping is expected to buck the trend.
Business owners eager to break out of the Small Business Saturday box are banding together in an attempt to conjure up some Black Friday magic.
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.
Go beyond pens and calendars to create a branded business gift that will get your company remembered.
Amazon customers in some parts of the U.S. can now get packages every day of the week.
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.
There's a right way and a wrong way to staff up for the holidays. Here are a few tips for keeping you on track and out of the IRS's headlights.
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.
For these businesses, Halloween is about more than trick or treating, with deals designed to pull costumed customers into restaurants.
The New York town that bears the same name is enjoying a solid tourism boost this Halloween thanks to the hit show.
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With everyone offering discounts and deals around the same time of year, it's hard to stand out. Here are three ways to differentiate yourself from the competition online.
The retailer announced it will be open for its first Thanksgiving in history this year and while critics are grumbling, it's a brilliant sales strategy.
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.
Hobby Lobby, the fast-growing U.S. crafts chain, is re-evaluating its merchandise strategy in the wake of a report that claims the chain refused to stock Hanukkah goods due to its founder's 'Christian values.'