Stories tagged: Cyber Monday
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 4:16 a.m.
Cyber Monday orders are in. Retailers now giving perks for patience.
Retailers and United Parcel Service are trying to give customers accustomed to quick deliveries a few incentives to be patient, following the Black Friday-through-Cyber Monday shopping spree.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:03 a.m.
Holiday shopping: Desire for deals, but some impulse buying
As shoppers have bought TVs and toys so far this holiday season, they’ve shown a desire for deals but also an inclination for some impulse spending, retail experts say.
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 4:36 p.m.
Retail group: Those using both online, stores spending more
A retail trade group estimates that people who shopped both online and in stores from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday spent more than those who stuck to one or the other.
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017
BBB Tip of the Week: Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday tips
Here are a few tips for shopping online and donating to charities this holiday season.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 1:50 p.m.
Cyber Monday barely hangs on as biggest online spending day
Cyber Monday barely retained its status as the biggest online spending day of the year after a surge of shoppers hit computers and phones instead of stores on Black Friday …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 7:15 p.m.
Cyber Monday transforms as shoppers are more connected
The Monday after Thanksgiving is still a time when millions of Americans pause to check out online deals and check off items from their gift list – but a one-day …
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 11:59 a.m.
Wal-Mart getting jump on Cyber Monday; will start sales Friday
NEW YORK – Cyber Monday is starting earlier and earlier. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Monday that it’s kicking off its so-called “Cyber Monday” deals at 12:01 a.m. EST Friday for …
Mon., Dec. 1, 2014, 8:55 a.m.
Amazon’s new robot army is ready to ship
TRACY, California — A year ago, Amazon.com workers like 34-year-old Rejinaldo Rosales hiked miles of aisles each shift to “pick” each item a customer ordered and prepare it for shipping.
Sun., Dec. 1, 2013
BBB Tip of the Week: Cyber Monday deals
On the Monday following Thanksgiving, online retailers offer deals that rival those of Black Friday. If you plan to do holiday shopping online, the Better Business Bureau offers the following …
Fri., Oct. 25, 2013, 6:58 a.m.
UPS to hire 55,000 seasonal workers in US
ATLANTA — UPS will be hiring 55,000 U.S. seasonal workers to help with an increase in volume over the holiday season.
Thu., Dec. 2, 2010
Cyber Monday shopping tops $1 billion
NEW YORK – Americans jumped on deals and promotions offered online on Cyber Monday, spending $1 billion and making it the busiest online shopping day ever, according to new data. …
Tue., Nov. 30, 2010
Online shopping soars; sales could top $1 billion
NEW YORK – Cyber Monday started as a gimmick to get people to shop at their desks on the first workday after Thanksgiving. But if you promote something enough, it …
Mon., Nov. 30, 2009, 11:38 a.m.
Online retailers rev up deals to keep up momentum
Retail Web sites kept amping up the deals Monday, the first day after the Thanksgiving holiday, to try to maintain the long weekend’s strong online sales.