The company opened stores early Thursday morning, and won’t close them until late Friday night. It’s a time staff “actually look forward to,” its president says.
From a gold market crash in the 1860s to awful traffic in Pennsylvania 100 years later, the name of America’s annual shopping frenzy has a long history.
These retailers are observing the Thanksgiving holiday in lieu of extending Black Friday sales even earlier.
Which is in line with how Black Friday is now on Thursday. What is a day if not a rule to be broken?
In 2011 Americans were shocked as big retailers opened their stores at midnight on Thanksgiving. Now the same stores will open in the middle of the cherished national holiday.
The brand has had a horrible year. Gap’s CEO referred to its performance as “a real disappointment” on an earnings call today.
The company isn’t spending all that much to acquire a chain of Italian restaurants, but that, combined with its results yesterday, left a bad taste in investors’ mouths.
The company’s latest acquisition is a group of Italian restaurants.
Both department store companies released weak numbers last week. Is it the weather or not?
The maker of the popular scooter told BuzzFeed News it bought an exclusive patent license, enabling it to sell boards in stores in time for the holidays.
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In late October the company said it would launch a fund to help those affected by its catastrophic outage. There’s been little word since, but complaints keep rolling in.
Visitors have been turning their backs on the theme park since Blackfish raised awareness of the plight of its captive orcas.
“I’m imagining in a couple of years, virtually every sales associate is looking for a career in retailing and 10-20% will be store managers somewhere in the world in a year,” L Brands’ CEO said yesterday.
After a flood of consumer complaints and attention from regulators, the company is hiring an outside auditor to look at its customer service systems.
The march of Black Friday into Thanksgiving continues.
Just weeks ago the company said it would stop the controversial practice only in New York, where the attorney general is investigating whether it breaks labor laws.
The online retailer is courting fashion labels to sell their goods on its site. But if they won’t, it might just make them on its own instead.
The retailer’s decision to close on one of its top 10 shopping days has resonated deeply with consumers, REI’s chief creative officer says.
It’s advocating for customers to do the same.