Shoppers Queue Up For Black Friday Deals

Shoppers queue up for Black Friday deals

SECAUCUS, N.J./MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - U.S. shoppers searched for deals on high-definition televisions and popular toys on Friday, as retailers hoped that "Black Friday" would kick off the best holiday shopping season in three years.

Sections:  news   business   
  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says
    Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
  • J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customersJ.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers
    The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
  • Discover Pushes PayPal Payments; First Data Holds Out
    Discover makes headway in bringing eBay's online-payments service to physical retailers, but First Data, one of the country's largest merchant processors, has opted not to support the service. More
  • Big brands rejected Bangladesh factory safety planBig brands rejected Bangladesh factory safety plan
    As Bangladesh reels from the deaths of hundreds of garment workers in a building collapse, the refusal of global retailers to pay for strict nationwide factory inspections is bringing renewed scrutiny to an industry that has profited from a country notorious for its hazardous workplaces and subsistence-level wages. More
  • Why Christmas shoppers won't wait in line for slow retailers
    As Black Friday promotions make Christmas shopping come early and ... can easily be soured by a long stand in what will inevitably turn out to be the slowest queue to pay. Despite being renowned as a national past-time, the study found that many customers ...
    10/3/2015 - 5:45 pm | View Link
  • Black Friday: Wiltshire shoppers queue for hours to net bargains
    The Black Friday frenzy hit Wiltshire this morning with shoppers queuing for bargains. The queue was already stretching around the side of Sainsbury's in Chippenham at 5.45am ahead of its 7am opening. Discounts on a range of electrical items like ...
    11/29/2014 - 9:37 pm | View Link
  • Dundee shoppers queue for SEVEN HOURS for Asda’s Black Friday sale
    Bargain-hunters queued for more than SEVEN HOURS at a Dundee supermarket today. A long line of people had formed outside the ASDA store at Milton of Craigie ahead of its Black Friday sale beginning at 8am. And some at the head of the queue revealed that ...
    11/28/2014 - 3:10 am | View Link
  • Black Friday shoppers start queuing at Cribbs Causeway Asda at 2am
    Black Friday shoppers started queuing outside Asda at Cribbs Causeway ... They were helping to fill trollies and stuff. "In the queue I heard a few people saying they were willing to fight for stuff, but it never came to that. "I came here because that ...
    11/28/2014 - 12:48 am | View Link
  • Police called to stores and shoppers queue to buy online as Black Friday rush emerges
    Reports of crashing websites and police being called to supermarkets swamped by Black Friday demand are hitting the headlines in what’s predicted to be a record online weekend. The latest prediction, from Sage Pay, suggests £1.5bn will be spent online ...
    11/27/2014 - 11:22 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Raw Video Of 'Black Friday' Shoppers Trampled At Target ...
    When the doors opened at a North Buffalo Target store at 4.00 a.m. Friday morning, the crowed waiting outside turned into a chaotic mob. Subscribe!
    09/30/2015 - 8:53 am | View Website
  • Shoppers go crazy on Black Friday
    Shoppers flood into the Super Target at 4 am, in Midvale, Utah. Eager shoppers braved freezing temperatures for 9 hours, to be the first in the store to ...
    09/22/2015 - 7:58 am | View Website
  • Black Friday: Police called as sales turn ugly
    Police have been called to supermarkets across the UK amid crowd surges as people hunt for "Black Friday" offers. Greater Manchester Police appealed for ...
    11/28/2014 - 12:20 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News