The impact of Black Friday returns on UK retail has been revealed, and it’s not pretty. This year’s online returns is predicted to cost fashion retailers 1.6 billion pounds, according to

UK-based e-tailer Boohoo has been accused by the BBC watchdog programme Watchdog Live of breaking Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) rules through ‘misleading’ promotions on the brand&

Hunter has announced that it exceeded 1 million pounds in sales in one day, the highest daily sales results in the brand’s history, on both Black Friday and Cyber Monday this year. On Black Fri

Black Friday sales are more dependent on strategy than they are on pricing. Retailers saw one of the most successful Black Friday and Cyber Monday results in history this year. There was a new record

New York - A week has passed since this year’s Black Friday, marking the kick-off of the most important sales period for retailers. But, how do consumers see seasonal discounts and other sellin

Retailers should be wary of the long-term effects of the success of this year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. In a report published this week, Bloomberg warned of that retailers might ex

Black Friday has definitely made its way across the pond and, even though it may not be as advantageous for some retailers as one would like to believe, the bargaining event is most probably not goin

Amazon is finishing 2018 on a high note: this year’s Black Friday weekend was the best in the company’s history, with more products being ordered worldwide on Cyber Monday than any other

Which countries make the most ‘Black Friday’ online searches? Although the Americans invented the Black Friday shopping bonanza, it’s not in the US that the discount event has recei

Independent retailers across the UK have been hit hard by Black friday discounts, according to data from leading retail management platform Vend. While in-store spending for independent fashion retai

Black Friday was of little help to the struggling UK high street. Brick and mortar stores have seen a 5.4 percent decline in footfall, according to retail software company Springboard. Shopping centr

As the craze for bargains and discounted fashion drove people to the high street on the Black Friday weekend, there is a dark cloud above the rails hanging full of tantalising deals. The reality is t

More than a third of shoppers avoided the queues and chaos on Black Friday, as smartphones took 33.5 percent of the 6.22 billion dollars that was spent in the United States. Sales soared 23 percent

The UK’s trade union GMB is staging protests across the UK against ‘inhumane working conditions’ in Amazon warehouses. Hundreds are expected to take part in the protests at Amazon w

Love it or hate it, it looks like Black Friday is here to stay, with the UK sales extravaganza now reaching almost every nook and cranny of both the online and physical retail world. But under the we

The Black Friday discount period, once restricted to the US market, has undoubtedly made a name for itself in the UK, but the shopping bonanza seems to have somewhat lost its buzz in recent years. We

With Black Friday just around the corner, online giant Amazon has suffered a major data breach that saw customers’ emails and names being posted on the company’s website. The website anno

New York - This week marks the beginning of the holidays shopping season, a key period for retailers worldwide. This year, an estimated 164 million people in the U.S. will go shopping Thanksgiving Da

New York - A new survey reveal that despite the unstoppable rise of online shopping, consumers in the U.S. still favor more traditional holiday shopping days such as Black Friday. According to a sur

Joining Black Friday, the American discounting frenzy that is slowly taking over other countries, may seem like a win-win situation. By offering generous discounts, retailers can attract new customer

Jigsaw has taken a U-turn on its 2015 pledge to not take part in Black Friday, as the UK retailer joins the winter shopping bonanza for the first time this year. Despite releasing a ‘pricing ma

As Black Friday quickly approaches, new research by stock unification technology specialist OneStock reveals that as much as a quarter of UK fashion retailers’ stock is unavailable online. The

Jollychic, the top-ranked e-commerce platform in the Middle East, is to give out a one million US dollar cash prize to its customers during its Black Friday sale. "This year, we want to bring more fu

While the UK used to look on with bewilderment as Americans stumbled over themselves to grab the best Black Friday deals, the British are undoubtedly warmed up to the November shopping bonanza. Thoug

After opening its first pop-up store in London last month, Amazon has announced similar plans in several other European cities. Titled “Amazon Loft for Christmas”, the pop-ups are set to

Black Friday sales are expected to reach 1.54 billion pounds in the UK, as shoppers look for bargains on the popular pre-Christmas discount days. According to figures released by e-commerce trade bod

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