• Victoria's Secret is promising its 'most epic' Black Friday deals ever, but year-round discounting means these special sales have become the norm

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Victoria's Secret has become a discount haven, which means that major shopping days such as Black Friday don't carry as much weight as they once did.
    Analysts say that the store is leaning on promotions to drive traffic to stores.
    Constant discounting erodes profit margins and makes it less likely that customers will ever pay full price.
    Victoria's Secret is promising to offer its "most epic" Black Friday sales ever this year, but constant discounting means that the big shopping day - and the period around it - no longer carry the same weight they once did.
    While more deals are expected to...
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  • Here's everything you need to know about Sam's Club's plans for Black Friday

    Here's everything you need to know about Sam's Club's plans for Black Friday

    27 days ago - By Chron

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    Sam's Club will open its doors to Black Friday shoppers at 7 a.m. on Friday, November 23.
    Online deals will kick off at 12:01 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day.
    The warehouse retailer has already listed deals on high-ticket products.
    Sam's Club members can take advantage of in-store Black Friday deals starting at 7 a.m. on Friday, November 23.
    But early-bird shoppers and night-owl internet surfers alike also have the opportunity to shop on the Walmart-owned retailer's website for deals before that. Black Friday sales will launch on Sam's Club's website starting at 12:01...
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  • Home Depot is bucking a major retail trend and staying closed on Thanksgiving, but it'll get its sales going early on Black Friday

    Home Depot is bucking a major retail trend and staying closed on Thanksgiving, but it'll get its sales going early on Black Friday

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Home Depot will kick off its in-store sales event at 6 a.m. on Black Friday , which falls on November 23 this year.
    The retailer will keep its stores closed on Thanksgiving.
    On the home improvement retailer's website, online Black Friday deals will unroll at 6:00 a.m. ET.
    Home Depot is starting up its in-store Black Friday sales early on November 23.
    The home improvement retailer will open its doors at 6 a.m. on Black Friday. A company spokesperson told Business Insider that the stores will also close at their regularly scheduled times.
    Unlike many other retailers, the company's doors will...
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  • These Are the Best Deals in Sam's Club's Black Friday 2018 Ad

    27 days ago - By Fortune

    While other retailers are hoping to lure in big crowds on Black Friday, Sam's Club is, in some ways, encouraging people to stay home.
    The retailer has released its ad flier for the day after Thanksgiving. And while it's loaded with bargains, as so many other retailers' ads are, some of the best deals can only be found online.
    It's a strategy that might seem odd at first, but one that caters to the growing number of people who want to get their hands on some of the day's best deals, but would rather avoid fighting crowds and hunting for a decent parking space.
    Sam's Club corporate cousin...
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