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Black Friday

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Online sales soar over Black Friday weekend

Online spending on clothing as well as purchases in department and electronics stores soared by more than 100 per cent.
Myer store front

Black Friday delivers record breaking results for retail

Myer broke its own online records multiple times over the course the day.

Black Friday kicks off $5 billion weekend

The NRA expects $1.8 billion to be spent online in the next four days.

Inside the ‘arms race’ of anti-Black Friday campaigns

How brands are following in the footsteps of REI and Patagonia to get consumers to buy less.

Here’s how Black Friday will be different in 2020

Discounts will spread over more days, technology will manage queues - and there will be a lot of online shopping.

Is it time for Fair Dinkum Day?

Our contributor makes the case for a new, all-Aussie sales event.

One in five Black Friday purchases arrived late: Shippit

The holiday has outgrown logistics providers ability to meet demand.

A sugar hit that could do long-term damage

Retailers should steer clear of Black Friday, our contributor argues.

Black Friday post-mortem

How Aussie retailers fared during this year's sale.

Tech and supplements dominate Amazon Australia’s Black Friday

The sales event was the marketplaces biggest shopping day to date.

Everything you need to know about Black Friday 2019

Who will shop the sales, how much they'll spend and when they'll buy.

Retailers break out savvy discount strategies ahead of Black Friday

Retailers are adapting to a changing peak season.

International retailers rethink Black Friday strategy

New research reveals the changing shape of peak season shopping.

Why Christmas is priceless

Data science puts retailers in touch with their customers.

Retail news from around the globe

Alibaba reaches out to Spain; Uniqlo storms into fashion capital; and more.

Black Friday spending bypasses independent retailers

Some independent retailers opted out, rather than sacrifice profits.

Catch breaks single-day sales record by more than $2m

Online retailer turns over more than $5 million in one day.

Black Friday spend predicted to reach $1 billion in Australia

Online retailer predicts a huge surge in online shopping this year.

Woolworths brings Black Friday deals to the supermarket

Supermarket banks on sales event to drive customers online.

Why Australian retailers should respect the past and rename their ‘Black Friday’ sales

The history of the term Black Friday in Australia should be reflected upon.

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