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In an effort to coax consumers into spending their holiday budgets at their stores, retailers are once again pushing the envelope this Thanksgiving.
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For many retailers, Black Friday is getting a makeover. CNBC retail analyst Stacey Widlitz; CNBC's Courtney Reagan; and CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg, share their opinions on the early start to holiday shopping.
Starting at 6 p.m. Thursday, the retail giant will roll out a long weekend of Black Friday lures.
A Florida Dillards faced backlash after placing an inapporpriate holiday decoration sign in its children's department.
Retailers are looking to get a leg up on the competition by pushing cut-off deadlines for online orders even later in the season.
Toys R Us and J.C. Penney will also open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day.
Welcome to holiday 2014, which is shaping up to be a season that separates the strong from the weak.
Target's latest partnership is about buzz for the holiday season, showing its CEO is willing to take chances to get its "cool" back.
The roadmap for Christmas 2014 will need to look decidedly different for retailers to achieve 4 percent-plus sales growth.
Online sales this holiday are expected to reach a record high, but the category's growth will decelerate, according to Forrester Research.
In anticipation for double digit package growth, the Postal Service is expanding delivery services.
Thanksgiving is the best day for online deals, offering consumers an average discount of 24 percent.
Struggling electronics chain RadioShack on Monday added its name to the growing list of retailers that will be open on Thanksgiving Day.
The consumer electronics category is expected to grow more than 4 percent this season, according to Customer Growth Partners.
Amazon will launch its first Black Friday specials before some partygoers have taken off their Halloween costumes.
Wal-Mart joins the likes of Amazon, Office Depot and OfficeMax, which are also launching their first holiday deals over the weekend
Although many consumers said they're concerned about their data, 56 percent will still shop at retailers that experienced a data breach.
After evaluating 64 big box stores' digital IQs, L2 concluded that 39 percent are just "average."
Consumer watchdog advises thinking twice this holiday shopping season. Group nominates 10 worst toys for annual list.
With more retailers now accepting the digital currency, Bitcoin Black Friday is quickly becoming a holiday tradition.
What gifts to buy, how to find deals, and who will profit from all this spending.
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Advisors say it's time to get serious about year-end financial plans, like taxes and portfolio re-balancing.