Black Friday started on Thanksgiving and looks to extend all the way to Christmas
New York, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/28/2012 -- With Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind us, many people think the good deals are done. However, with the ever increasing deluge of e-commerce websites on the internet, businesses are scrambling for online shoppers' attention. This spells bargains for would be shoppers.
Even with the best bargain holiday shopping in many years, sprucing up Christmas with excellent gifts is easier said than done. With a limited budget and an unlimited supply of inventory to choose from, shoppers have become more selective and targeted with their gift ideas this season.
According a survey for the National Retail Federation (NRF), Shoppers spent more this Black Friday weekend than compared to last year. This was contrary to what the NRF believed would previously. The survey shows that of the 4,000 people interviewed the average shopper spent $423 which is up from the average $398 shoppers spent last year. In all, spending is estimated to reach as high as $59 billion with a whopping $1 billion in online revenue. Additionally, IBM says that online shopping grew by 20.7 percent from last year with much of that coming from mobile devices such as the Apple iPad.
"After a rough year, people want their Christmas" says Lisa Burns of http://www.stockingstuffersformen.co. "Many have been saving all year, and savvy shoppers know a deal when they see it."
Also according to IBM, the average online shopping order was down 4.7 percent to $182. "People know there are deals to be had and they are going to find them" said Lisa Burns. "Traffic at Stocking Stuffers For Men has increased tremendously since the start of the Holiday Shopping Season. Black Friday actually started on Thanksgiving this year, and it continued on over the weekend into Cyber Monday. There are still excellent bargains to find as this bargain weekend turns into Holiday Deals all he way to Christmas. It's a great year for bargain hunting."
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