| Dec 26, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Reggie Arthur pulled an electric Razor scooter he'd bought his 8-year-old granddaughter, Shay Divers, for Christmas into the Mondawmin Mall Target store Thursday.
The scooter — bright purple, her favorite color — was great, Arthur said, but...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Amazon.com sold almost 37 million items on Cyber Monday, a pace of 426 a second to be exact.
The sales tally for Dec. 2 was one of a number of statistics the Seattle online retailer announced on Thursday.
It did not reveal how sales compared to...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 5:35 PM
The crush of last-minute online shopping that stymied Christmas deliveries for thousands of people served as a harsh lesson to retailers and shippers: The ever-exploding number of Internet orders is making on-time distribution more difficult.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Many of us let our fingers do holiday shopping as we click and touch our way through our gift list. Shopping online is just as convenient on Cyber Monday and all through the holiday season as it is throughout the year. And with holiday crowds in the...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 10:24 PM
Small Business Saturday drew Alaska shoppers to locally-owned stores on Saturday, answering the call to shop small and local. While ‘Black Friday’ and ‘Cyber Monday’ get most of the publicity, ‘Small Business Saturday’...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are fast approaching, but according to one research group, consumers have crowned the retailer they think provides the best value: Amazon.com.
The online retailer has many of its brick-and-mortar competitors hustling to...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Just when you thought the frenzy of Cyber Monday and Black Friday shopping was over, Macy's said it would expand its tradition of staying open 24 hours a day on the weekend before Christmas.
Starting Dec. 21 at 7 a.m., most...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 1:58 PM
It's Cyber Monday, so you know what that means: Fire up the TRS-80 and start downloading all your favorite apps for a great price.
On Monday only, Disney Publishing Worldwide has a lot of deals running on some of their fan-favorite book apps.
| Nov 22, 2012
When it comes to holiday shopping, Black Friday is like the Super Bowl. Winning is everything, losing hurts and all eyes are on your offense and defense.
The most hardcore shoppers already have a game plan. They already have six alarm clocks set and...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:32 AM
A successful Black Friday shopping trip is all in the planning. Bargain hunters study store ads and websites as though they're cramming for a test, and now they have less time to do so as several major chains ??? Sears,......
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:25 AM
Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown is getting in on the Cyber Monday shopping, offering a whopping 50 percent off more than a dozen shows all day today. But you’ll have to be online to take part. Since you already must......