With Cyber Monday right around the corner, shoppers can expect to see a lot of great deals, and a ton of online scams.
Monday, November 26, 2012
Thursday, November 22, 2012
St. Louis Outlet Mall will also give away a free iPad and four $100 gift cards, one each hour from 5am to 10am. Many retailers will open early Friday morning or even Thursday.
St. Louis Outlet Mall will expand hours and offer sales for Black Friday. Cabela’s will entertain shoppers lining up outside with entertainment including TKO DJs, Let’s Make a Deal games, a line dancing contest, and hot holiday gift demonstrations, starting at Midnight. Cabela’s will also offer hot chocolate, hot coffee, heat lamps, heated portable bathrooms, and snacks and pancakes from Chris Cakes. Upon opening, Cabela’s prize giveaways include a Browning rifle, a Master Built electric smoker, Nikon Pro binoculars, Bushnell Legend binoculars, Cabela’s Real Tree Camo hoodie, and Cabela’s gift cards up to $100. Gun winners must undergo a standard federal background check. St. Louis Outlet Mall will also give away a free iPad and four $…
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Walmart announced a Thanksgiving Day start to its sales. Target, Toys R Us, and Best Buy aren't far behind.
Serious shoppers know Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is the day for bargains. Retailers are opening earlier than ever this year with sales to entice holiday shoppers. Walmart has set the bar at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day for 2012 sales to start. Will other stores follow? Macy’s, Target and Toys R Us are among a growing number of shops kicking off Black Friday sales at midnight. Area mall doors will open at various times, though some of their stores may or may not be open then. Many sales haven't been announced yet. Target offers a signup to receive text messages of sales, and previews a 40-inch Toshiba TV, a Samsung laptop computer, a Playstation 3 and other sale items on its website. Want to get the most from your shopping? …
Friday, November 25, 2011
With Nov. 26 being Small Business Saturday, some Hazelwood business are preparing their promotions.
Hazelwood small businesses are gearing up and no, it's not for Black Friday. Across the country Nov. 26 is dedicated to the small businesses helping keep the economy afloat with Small Business Saturday. In honor of Small Business Saturday, a day dedicated to supporting small businesses on the busiest shopping weekend of the year, Better Business Bureau (BBB) is spreading awareness and advising consumers to support the small businesses in their area. Last year as Small Business Saturday approached, Strini's Jewelers, a family-owned store located at Elm Grove Plaza on Lindbergh, said it takes a more traditional approach when it comes to bringing in business. When interviewed last year, owner Ray Strini told Patch he avoids fads in …