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Black Friday retrospective — has the novelty worn off?

by David Buckingham, CEO | December 5, 2018

The four-day Black Friday weekend is over for another year and it’s an interesting time to reflect on the event and compare shopper behaviour with previous years. In 2017, the..


In-store or online? Will Black Friday sales predict the future of retail?

by David Buckingham, CEO | December 7, 2017

With Black Friday come and gone, how exactly did retailers in the UK fare this year? And what, if anything, does this suggest for the retail sector going forward? According to..


Is Black Friday in the UK really a big deal?

by David Buckingham, CEO | November 20, 2017

Not too long ago, the last weekend in November was a date that US retailers (and indeed consumers) planned for the entire year. Black Friday, the biggest shopping day in the..


Black Friday 2016 – 5 key takeaways

Unsurprisingly, Black Friday 2016 broke the record set the previous year for the amount spent by shoppers looking to snap up a bargain. Retail analysts IMRG estimate that a..


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