Strong Black Friday 2018 Ahead

Black Friday discounts may not represent the lowest prices of the holiday season. Nonetheless, many people actively shop on Black Friday.  Experts predict a strong Black Friday 2018 ahead.

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Happy Thanksgiving. Black Friday Shopping Next?

We wish you Happy Thanksgiving. Now, we ask you a question. Is Black Friday shopping next?     And remember to look at our holiday shopping tips.   Black Friday Shopping Next? Despite many shoppers avoiding Black Friday, millions are getting revved up. And they spend billions of dollars over Thanksgiving weekend. What about YOU? […]

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Bravo, Patagonia!

Patagonia is a remarkable company that is true to its original mission: “Build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire, and implement solutions to the environmental crisis.” Today, it “is a designer of outdoor clothing and gear for the silent sports: climbing, surfing, skiing and snowboarding, fly fishing, and trail running.” […]

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PLEASE Be a Smart Customer This Holiday Shopping Season

Yes, Black Friday WEEK is finally here — after weeks of being bombarded by holiday shopping ads. This post has two goals: (1) To alert you to the possible deceptions this week and (2) to again present our THIRTY-FIVE holiday shopping tips. Our first topic is this: Is Black Friday week really a good time […]

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This Is a Big Deal: Black Friday Not Always a Bargain

This post is important enough as a consumer shopping tip that I am posting it at both of my blogs (evansonmarketing.com and bermanevansretail.com). I’m sure that more than a few retailers are not happy with the Wall Street Journal for publishing the story. Black Friday has traditionally been the start of the holiday shopping season. […]

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