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Giffgaff takes anti-consumerist approach to Black Friday

The ‘Check Your Drawers’ campaign takes an anti-consumerist approach to Black Friday, encouraging Brits to search for their old mobile phone handsets in their drawers and get them back in circulation via refurbishment, recycling, or gifting devices to others

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Online retail set for Black Friday boost of up to 45 per cent, thanks to UK lockdown

Online sales are forecasted to grow by between 35 and 45 per cent between 23 and 30 November, according to online retail industry association IMRG

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Cyber Weekend is growing faster than Black Friday and Cyber Monday

The Saturday and Sunday between Black Friday and Cyber Monday grew by 26 per cent year-on-year, according to Bazaarvoice

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Mobify report shows increased mobile activity during Cyber week

Mobify, a digital experience platform which powers mobile shopping interactions through apps and web pages, has released an analysis of 2018’s mobile Cyber week turnout.  According to the report, this

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Top shopping apps added half a million new users on Black Friday

The top 10 shopping apps on the US App Store added over 500,000 new users on Black Friday, up 16.3 per cent on Black Friday in 2017, according to figures

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Smartphones drove over half of all traffic to retail sites on Thanksgiving

While Black Friday might be the traditional start of the festive retail season, Thanksgiving has become one of the fastest growing retail days thanks to the advent of eCommerce and

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UK consumers increase pre-Christmas smartphone purchases by over 40 per cent

The number of Brits using their smartphones to make purchases online in the lead-up to Christmas has increased 44 per cent in 2018 compared to last year. This increase is

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Amazon dominated Black Friday, but Walmarts prices are nearly as low

Walmart’s prices are slowly nearing parity with Amazon’s, as it seeks to regain its crown as the top discount retailer on the back of Amazon’s dominant Black Friday display. As

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Record-breaking Black Friday enjoyed by US retailers online

In the US, a record $5.03bn (£3.77bn) was spent online on Black Friday this year representing a 16.9 per cent increase in online sales from the $4.3bn recorded last year.

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Black Friday online sales to slow, as mobile edges closer to surpassing desktop sales

With those across the pond giving thanks, it means Black Friday is just a day away. Unfortunately, businesses in the UK can expect online sales to slow in comparison to

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