• Stores already have their Christmas decorations out, and it reveals a strategy that is killing Black Friday as we know it

    1 month ago - By Chron

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    "Christmas creep" is descending upon America, with stores like Kohl's, Macy's, and Costco setting up holiday decorations in early October.
    The rise of Christmas creep reveals companies' tendencies to try and one-up each other - a behavior that has helped kill Black Friday as we know it.
    In many ways, Christmas creep was the first sign of the breakdown of a strict holiday shopping season as Black Friday has become less important.
    It is still early October, but if you've visited a shopping center recently, it is clear retailers are convinced it is time to start...
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  • Stores already have their Christmas decorations out, and it reveals a strategy that is killing Black Friday as we know it

    Stores already have their Christmas decorations out, and it reveals a strategy that is killing Black Friday as we know it

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    "Christmas creep" is descending upon America, with stores like Kohl's , Macy's , and Costco setting up holiday decorations in early October.
    The rise of Christmas creep reveals companies' tendencies to try and one-up each other - a behavior that has helped kill Black Friday as we know it.
    In many ways, Christmas creep was the first sign of the breakdown of a strict holiday shopping season as Black Friday has become less important.
    It is still early October, but if you've visited a shopping center recently, it is clear retailers are convinced it is time to start celebrating the...
    Read more ...