Dr. Audrey Guskey
There were few lines, no pushing or shoving… can this be Black Friday?
What started as a Christmas promotion has turned into a year-round trend, helping the consumer get the best deals. Target is taking aim at online rivals, offering price-matching all year round; and other stores could follow.
The back to school shopping season is critical for retailers’ success and it is often a suggestion of things to come. For retailers, the back to school season really could be Christmas in July.
It’s called Valu King – the newest discount grocery store to enter the Pittsburgh market. Owned by Giant Eagle, Valu King will make its Pittsburgh debut in the North Hills along McKnight Road at the site once occupied by Roomful Express.
To find a good hotel deal, a lot of people jump online and use travel sites like Priceline, Expedia and Orbitz. But, the next time you book a hotel room through Orbitz, the kind of computer you’re using could determine how much you pay.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte talked with Dr. Audrey Guskey, of Duquesne University and the TV show Consumer Sense, about Father’s Day and the marketing of the day.
It’s a growing trend, more and more men doing the family grocery shopping. But ladies, you should know something before you send your man to the store, something that will save you money: men shop very differently than women.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte talked to Duquesne University professor of Marketing Dr. Audrey Guskey about the beginning of the Christmas shopping season.