Tag: Black Friday

BUSINESS

American Consumers Spend Billions In Holiday Shopping Spree

Americans spent $7.4 billion online on Black Friday and $4.2 billion on Thanksgiving Day. With the unemployment rate at 3.6% and a stable economy, shoppers were out in large numbers or online to swoop up the deep discounts offered by merchandisers over the holiday period. Consumers spent $11.6 billion online over the two days. Friday was also the biggest day […]

BUSINESS Commerce

Black Friday Sales Quicken Store Owners Spirit

Increase in the job numbers, rising home prices, together with the bull run on the stock market were bound to spell green on Black Friday as business owners raked in the green bucks at record levels. Shoppers buying spree was spurred by deep discount by major retail and Online stores resulting in sales never seen in the United States for […]