Black Friday Archives - Inside Retail Asia
New research on the Black Friday shopping event shows Hongkongers are planning on spending around HK$647 (US$82.50) per person both online and offline.
South Koreans are spending more at Chinese online stores, according to credit-card spending data.
While the US formulated online super sales, such as this week’s Black Friday, Asia has adopted the concept with a vengeance.
This year’s Black Friday UK spend was the biggest ever, with almost half of consumers stocking up on bargains ahead of Christmas.
More shoppers spent less on Black Friday in the US – and more was spent online than ever before.
K-Pop stars like 2PM, Shinee and Sistar will headline the ceremony for Korea Sale Festa 2016.
Black Friday may not prove to be the shopping bonanza US retailers are hoping for according to new data from retail research house Conlumino.
More than 17,000 FedEx team members in Asia Pacific are expecting a bumper retail season as Black Friday and 11.11 near.
Out the door at 6:36am on a rainy (what else) Seattle morning, I was already late for the Black Friday sales. Close on 24 hours late. What used to be a one day post-Thanksgiving Day ritual has snuck forward in recent years to form what the media are calling, Grey Thursday. Online Black Friday sales started days or even weeks earlier. Just like we’ve experienced “Christmas creep” with the silly selling season starting in September, retailers went as early as they dared to get the jum…
Shoppers in Asia can take advantage of the famous Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales thanks to a boom in international shipping. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the biggest online shopping days of the year in the US. eCoupons.com, which offers free electronic coupons to thousands of online and brick and mortar stores, has created a directory of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales for international shoppers. It created localised Black Friday and Cyber Monday websites: Austr…