Mobile wallet platforms did not fare well during this year’s Black Friday retail frenzy, most likely due to do inconsistency with retailers and consumer use, with Apple Pay at its lowest usage rate and PayPal being used more than others, according to a report from InfoScout.
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Online fashion retailer Yoox Net-A-Porter Group had a record-breaking Thanksgiving holiday weekend with its highest sales days to date.
With Black Friday fever in the air, it can be tempting for luxury brands to try to capitalize on the rush of traffic to retail stores post-Thanksgiving.
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German automaker BMW is celebrating the start of the holiday season with a Black Friday Weekend that will combine with other holiday sales to entice consumers.
The Trump Hotel Collection is offering discerning guests a “suite deal” on Black Friday through Cyber Monday to join the barrage of sales.
Starwood Hotels and Resorts is giving away 225 nights at various hotels across its portfolio during a Cyber Monday Facebook sweepstakes.
Application developers and retailers with companion mobile apps, brace yourselves for what is expected to be the single biggest day for mobile shopping yet – and it is right around the corner on Nov. 28.