London - Even though Black Friday may not have quite the draw to the high street as it did in the past, in 2017 the discount shopping day boosted online sales across Europe by 509 percent. 47 percent

Black Friday may not have caused quite the impact on the high street as it did a few years ago, but UK shoppers were still keen on grabbing a deal when it came to fashion as WGSN Barometer data revea

The amount spent on UK online retail sites on Black Friday 2017 was up 11.7 percent to 1.39 billion pounds, according to data from IMRG, up on the 9 percent originally forecast as growth for the day.

This year the differences between the two major sales events in the U.S. are blurred than ever, with consumers browsing at their favourite high street stores yet purchasing online. According to Barc

German online etailer Zalando reported a new record for orders placed during Black Friday 2017. On November 24 customers placed over one million orders, which rose to over 2,000 orders per minute dur

London - 21.5 million UK shoppers are expected to shop online this Cyber Monday, as the discounting frenzy which officially began in Black Friday continues. Experts indicate that Cyber Monday sales m

London - Black Friday discounts were not enough to tempt UK consumers back to the high streets in droves, as consumers preferred to do their shopping online this discounting holiday. High street foot

London - John Lewis reported one of its most ‘promising’ Black Friday’s to date, as an average of 705 units were purchased per minute via johnlewis.com between 9 am and 10 am on the

London - Although the Friday after Thanksgiving is widely known across the United States and Europe as Black Friday, there is another growing movement taking place on the same day: International Fur

London - Tomorrow is November 24, a day retailers and brands across UK have firmly labeled Black Friday. The borrowed US promotional holiday has gained even more traction across the UK over the years

London - With Black Friday only two days away, retailers promotional discounts and sales are at the front and centre of all attention across high street and shopping centres. However, some organizati

London - High street retailers ranging from H&M to House of Fraser to Asos have already begun their Black Friday deals, despite research indicating an overall lack of interest in the day as well

Black Friday is expected to contribute towards 20 billion pounds spent online in November, according to e-commerce consultancy Salmon. The month of November is also expected to be the first 10 millio

London - Black Friday 2017 shopping frenzy is set to kick off today and although British shoppers are expected to spend 10.1 billion pounds during the week, fashion retailers will have to up-end thei

London - Singles Day may have brought record-breaking sales of 25.3 billion US dollars for and 19.1 billion US dollars respectively for Chinese e-commerce giants Alibaba and JD.com last Friday, but w

UK shoppers across the nation are set to enjoy more Black Friday deals this year, as close to a quarter of small retailers are aiming to participate in the discounting event this year across to new r

London - 11.11, others known as Singles' Day, is set to leave Black Friday, Cyber Monday and even Amazon's Prime Day eating its dust, as becomes the leading online shopping bonanza. Occurring annuall

Online giant Amazon is to open a pop-up store in London as part of its 10-day Black Friday event later this month. Open from November 21 to Black Friday, November 24, the ‘Home of Black Friday

Research from Mintel suggests that Christmas retailers are in for a tough December, with forecast growth expected to be less than 2 percent for sales. Retail sales in December are forecast to reach

While the general consensus might be one of waning interest from consumers regarding shopping events such as Black Friday, new research suggests that younger consumers are most likely to shop in stor

London - As one of the most mature markets in terms of e-commerce in the European Union, it should come as little surprise that online retail sales in the UK recorded a solid 11 percent year on year

Online retailers throughout the UK hope to see a boost in sales this Monday, as consumers are predicted to have spend 773 million pounds yesterday, 10 percent more than last year's 'Manic Monday' whi

Now that all the figures from Black Friday to Cyber Monday are in, the big boost retailers where hoping to see from their promotions, never appeared. Fashion sales saw the biggest decline in sales at

History seems to have a way of repeating itself, although for John Lewis it can only lead to a favourable outcome. Following last year's recording breaking sales spurred by the holiday promotional da

Cyber Monday was a huge success on both sides of the pond, with both US and UK markets seeing record spending online. In the US, sales jumped 14 percent year-on-year to 490 million dollars between mi

Although UK brick-and-mortar retailers witnessed a rather quiet Black Friday, online retailers enjoyed a record-breaking spend of 1.1 billion pounds, according to data from Experian-IMRG. This impres

The number of Black Friday shoppers heading to shopping centres and retail parks across the UK fell by 4 percent on last year, according to data released by the British Council of Shopping Centres (B

With Cyber Monday rounding up a weekend full of holiday discount shopping, buying online emerges as this season's preferred shopping method with online sales expected reached just under 1 billion pou

Royal Mail has revealed the top ten towns and cities across the UK where the most online shopping took place during Black Friday, November 27, based on an analysis of parcels accepted from retailers

The four-day shopping spree is expected to leave a record of three billion pounds in sales across the UK, according to analysts at Experian and IMRG. Between Black Friday last week and the close of C