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British Black Friday Was Bigger Than Ever This Year

Our friends across the Atlantic enjoyed their annual Thanksgiving holiday last Thursday. Traditionally the day after Thanksgiving started the end of year shopping season, for whichever of the festivals you personally choose to celebrate at this time of year. Americans … Continue reading

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Retail Sales Down Despite Black Friday

This blog is by Liz Parry, strategic account director at Teleperformance UK. New data from KPMG and the British Retail Consortium (BRC) suggest that retail sales were down in November despite the hype and noise that surrounded the Black Friday … Continue reading

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Black Friday retail sales in the US: bricks v clicks

Last Friday was Black Friday in the USA. This is the traditional start to the Christmas shopping season, always immediately after the Thanksgiving holiday and featuring absolute pandemonium in stores across the country. The origin of Black Friday is somewhat … Continue reading

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