Thursday, November 22, 2012
When do you do your holiday shopping?
Every year there is an increased drive to get shoppers into stores. Black Friday now gets an early start on Thanksgiving Thursday, Buy Local campaigns push Small Business Saturday shopping and technology and social media sites encourage Cyber Monday logins. The message is clear - shop early and shop often. So what is your shopping style for the holidays? Will you be shopping off your Thanksgiving meal on Thursday or Friday, supporting the small businesses in your area on Saturday or is the computer your preferred shopping mall on Cyber Monday? There are, of course, the traditional procrastinators, too. Are you one of those shoppers found at the local drug store just before closing time on Christmas Eve? Last week, we asked you what you …
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Target, K-Mart and Walmart are included in turkey day sales. Check out the deals here.
Thursday, November 1, 2012
From Black Friday to Christmas, keep these shopping safety tips in mind this holiday season.
- POLICE & FIRE
Thursday, November 1, 2012
The hustle and bustle of the holiday shopping season is right around the corner, and not far behind are the thieves and cons who show up in full force this time of year to make a quick buck. To protect yourself, keep in mind these safe shopping tips from the National Retail Federation:
Thursday, November 24, 2011
Black Friday gets a little brighter with these local business sales and specials!
We've found a few stores running sales and, in some cases, special hours this holiday weekend and throughout the holiday shopping season.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Here is a list of store hours beginning on Thanksgiving Day for all of you deal seeking shoppers.
Black Friday is this coming Friday and for all of you diehard deal seekers, this is your favorite shopping day of the year. The deals will be great as will the crowds. Grab those jackets and coffee to stay awake and get shopping. Black Friday is the official kick off to the holiday shopping season. Here is a list of some larger local stores that will be opening early that we have found so far. If you know of others, please add them below in the comments section. Thanksgiving Day Old Navy is open Thanksgiving Day from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. It reopens at midnight after Thanksgiving. Clothes for the whole family will be on sale. Michaels is one from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving with sales on crafts, holiday decor and home items. Toys R Us …
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
The busiest shopping day of the year brings shoppers out to Alpharetta and Roswell in droves.
North Point Mall will open at midnight on Black Friday after being closed all day Thanksgiving, Nov. 24. What has traditionally been the busiest day in the Christmas shopping season continues to get increased hours from retailers. Macy's will open its doors at midnight, staying open until 10 p.m. Sears and JC Penney each will open extra early at 4 a.m., with JCPenney closing at 11 p.m. and Sears an hour earlier at 10 p.m. Dillard's opens up four hours later at 8 a.m., closing its doors at 9 p.m. The new Von Maur store will be open from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Outside of the mall, Kohl's, Best Buy, Toys R Us and Staples are expected to open at midnight on Black Friday.
Friday, November 4, 2011
There is no need to wait until Black Friday to get in on these sales and store coupons.
With November here, most stores already have their shops decorated for Christmas. With this, comes the sales. The stores have already started to talk about Black Friday shopping and they are pushing for buyers to come in before Thanksgiving this year. With sales and coupons like the ones they are issuing for this weekend, it will be hard to not shop early for the December holidays. Here are some great coupons for you to match up with your favorite stores this weekend. Barnes And Noble has a Facebook page and if you "like" them, you will see a pop of that says "we like you too" with a 50 percent off of one items coupon offer. Bath And Body Works has a $10 off of your purchase of $30 or more here. They are also having a sale right now that …