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After Best Buy's website crashed twice on Black Friday, former Best Buy CEO Brad Anderson, discuses whether Best Buy can get back on track for the rest of the holiday season
The online sports retailer expects to process 10 times normal volume — roughly 700,000 packages — on Cyber Monday.
Retailers including Best Buy and Cabela's experienced major glitches over the Black Friday shopping period.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Bricks-and-mortar retailers, which have attacked Amazon for profiting from what they call a sales tax loophole, now target Alibaba. FT reports.
Brian Sozzi does some Monday morning quarterbacking on how his "5 Things to Watch on Black Friday" turned out.
Retail analysts are casting doubt about a widely watched shopping poll that indicated Black Friday sales fell 11 percent from last year.
Nov 30- Early holiday promotions and rising online shopping took a toll on in-store U.S. sales during the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers on average spent 6.4 percent less than they did a year earlier, according to data released Sunday by an industry group. The National Retail Federation estimated shoppers on average spent $380.95 at stores this holiday...
Internet sales were up 20.6 percent on Black Friday compared to 2013, making it "the biggest shopping day in U.S. history," Custora said Saturday.
Best Buy's website was down on Friday morning, during one of the busiest shopping days of the year, and again in the evening.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn./ CHICAGO, Nov 28- Mall crowds were relatively thin on Black Friday in a sign of what has become the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping: the mad rush is happening the night of Thanksgiving and more consumers are picking up deals online. Across the United States, shoppers were greeted by protesters at hundreds of stores- some calling for higher wages...
Crowds flocked to Wal-Mart, Target and Toys R Us locations around the U.S. to snatch up doorbuster deals.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn./ CHICAGO, Nov 28- Mall crowds were relatively thin on Black Friday in a sign of what has become the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping: the mad rush is happening the night of Thanksgiving and more consumers are picking up deals online. "It just looks like any other weekend," said Angela Olivera, a 32- year-old housewife shopping for children's...
Wal-Mart Stores Inc, Target Corp, Best Buy Co Inc and Lowe's Cos Inc and other merchants are combining in-store pickup with lower online prices to draw shoppers to their stores. "Most retailers are still trying to figure out where is the right place to position this additional inventory... a lot of them aren't quite prepared," said Michael DuVall, a supply chain...
CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a look at what movies are expected to lead at the multiplex this holiday weekend.
CNBC's Josh Lipton takes a look at this season's hot tech items and games.
Discussing the impact of online shopping and low gas prices on Black Friday crowds, with Neely Tamminga, Piper Jaffray, and Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Company.
When Amazon's stock rises before Thanksgiving in anticipation of a strong holiday, the shares tread water the rest of the year, history shows.
You might need two carts to walk away with what may be this year's biggest Black Friday bargain: a 65-inch Vizio TV at Walmart for $648.
Still figuring out your Black Friday battle plan? This road map of store openings can help.