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Black Friday Seems Less Important Every Year

Not long ago Black Friday was the kick-off to Christmas holiday shopping with a crush of people as stores opened at dawn.

11/04/2013

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Consumer Review: 5 Hottest Items Of 2013

What sold big over 2013 and is sure to sell big in the last month of the year? If you are looking for a great gift, or just a fun item for yourself, here are some great choices.

11/01/2013

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Guide To Savings: Black Friday Apps

Forget spending your Thanksgiving searching through the newspaper for the best bargains and deals. Download one of these free apps and use your smartphone to guide you to all the savings.

11/01/2013

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Kohl’s Opens On Thanksgiving For Holiday Shopping

Kohl’s Department Stores says it will open its doors on Thanksgiving for the first time, adding to the growing ranks of retailers trying to get a jump start on the holiday shopping season.

10/21/2013

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Online Black Friday Deals A Bust For Some

This holiday season is shaping up to be very successful for retailers, especially online. Consumers spent more than $1 billion shopping online on Black Friday, breaking a record.

11/30/2012

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How Important Is Cyber Monday To America’s Retailers?

It’s Cyber Monday, a day when shoppers are encouraged to go online to buy Christmas holiday gifts. But retail experts say growth is flat with a Google survey finding Cyber Monday ranking low as an important shopping day.

11/26/2012

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Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.

11/26/2012

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Mall Not Only Place To Cash In On Black Friday Deals In Westmoreland Co.

Not all the Black Friday madness was overnight and early this morning. At the Westmoreland County Mall in Greensburg, shoppers have been at it since midnight; but the mall isn’t the only place to cash in on Black Friday deals.

11/23/2012

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Shoppers Pack Malls, Stores For Black Friday Deals

Today is Black Friday and many people flocked to local malls and stores to cash in on the big sales.

11/23/2012

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Shoppers Choose Deals Over Turkey

Shoppers are putting down the turkey to take advantage of Thanksgiving deals.

11/22/2012

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Locals Search For “Brown Thursday” Deals

While thousands of people prepare for “Black Friday,” which starts in just a few hours at some stores, others have already braved a bit of shopping madness.

11/22/2012

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Shopping Creep Endangering Thanksgiving Traditions

Nobody really seems to like it — certain giant retail stores opening on Thanksgiving Day.

11/21/2012

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Mike Pintek Talks To Bless Friday Founder

Chuck Fox, the founder of Bless Friday — a movement that is trying to provide and alternative to Black Friday Christmas shopping the day after Thanksgiving — talked to NewsRadio 1020 KDKA’s Mike Pintek.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/21/2012

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“Small Business Saturday” Key To Local Shops

With all the focus on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, it’s easy to forget Small Business Saturday, a day important to mom-and-pop shopkeepers all over the country.

11/20/2012

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Black Friday ’12: Plan Your Shopping Strategy

Black Friday shoppers mean business, and that means you should too. Plan ahead and beat your competing shoppers by looking at the links below.

11/20/2012

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