Articles tagged in cyber monday

12.01.09

Thanksgiving Weekend: Deals, Steals, and … Zhu Zhu Pets?

Angelica Nierras

Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, American consumers dropped an estimated $41.2 billion on electronics, clothes, toys, and appliances. While the numbers are still rolling in, the existing data offers some interesting conclusions. As The New York Times reported, more people hit the stores this weekend when compared to last year, but the average spending per person this year was $343.31

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11.30.09

Cyber Monday Online Deals: Real Bargains or Just a Marketing Ploy?

Erik Chang

In recent years, as people started shifting their buying habits more to online transaction, the buzz word “Cyber Monday” will often be float around by the media as Thanksgiving weekend near its end.  Just earlier this morning, CNN reported that Cyber Monday online shopping reached a staggering 4.3 million visits per minute by 2:20 PM EST.  Other media outlets have

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