Online sales strong, stores suffer on Black Friday


A move by U.S. retailers to extend hours on Thanksgiving took a toll on Black Friday traffic, without spurring total sales over both days, according to research firm ShopperTrak. While store traffic climbed 27 percent on Thanksgiving compared with a

Okay, so we know Black Friday is more of an American thing, but discounts are definitely an internationally acceptable tradition, right? Starting .. Not a bad sale btw, time forme to pick up Rayman Legends on PS Vita I think.

They're partaking in Bergdorf Goodman's Black Friday sale. Yes, Fifth Avenue's storied monument of luxury holds a special event on a day known for mass discounts and wild fights for merchandise. And it's nothing like the frenzies across the country

Wal-Mart, which kicked off its Black Friday sales at 6 p.m. Thursday, said more than 22 million people visited its stores on Thanksgiving Day, which was comparable to the figure it announced in 2013. The world's largest retailer added that Thursday was

The shifting of deals and promotions pushed up store traffic on Thanksgiving Day by 27.3 percent, noted retail analytics firm ShopperTrak, but dampened Black Friday visits by 5.6 percent. A separate report showed that online sales surged year over year