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Black Friday

Walmart Strike

Wal-Mart Employees And Supporters Follow Through On Strike Threats

They’re are upset over labor issues and this year’s Thanksgiving night store opening at 8 p.m. They’re also demanding the retailer increase pay and benefits.

11/23/2012

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Businesses Using Social Media To Promote Black Friday Sales

There’s a new twist on Black Friday this year. Businesses are using much more social media to promote their sales.

11/23/2012

Shoppers at the King of Prussia Mall food court on Black Friday. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Deals, Socializing Draw Crowds To Malls On Black Friday

Early morning shoppers packed shopping malls for Black Friday sales, including in King of Prussia.

11/23/2012

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Black Friday Begins With An Earthquake In South Jersey

The U.S. Geological Survey’s website says a 2.1-magnitude earthquake was measured near Clementon, about 15 miles southeast of Philadelphia in Camden County.

11/23/2012

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Shoppers Start Setting Up Tents Along South Jersey Stores In Preparation For Black Friday

All across the country, die-hard shoppers have been camping out in order to be first in line for Black Friday.

11/22/2012

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Workers Use Social Media To Organize Strike

The workers aren’t unionized, but have gotten a lot of attention to their grievances on social media.

11/22/2012

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Safety Tips For Holiday Shopping Season

The District Attorney’s Office and Philadelphia Police Department want to remind shoppers and employees to be safe during the holiday shopping season.

11/22/2012

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3 On Your Side: Black Friday Battle Plan

In less than 36 hours, the leftover turkey will be in the fridge, the pies will be put away, and bargain hunters will already be out in force in search of everything from door busters to fantastic freebies.

11/21/2012

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Suburban Malls Gear Up For Black Friday

Malls in the Philadelphia suburbs are getting ready for what retailers hope will be a busy Black Friday.

11/21/2012

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Best Black Friday Bargains Are Just A Touch Away

You’ve got a shopping list, your wallet is at the ready — but don’t forget your smartphone this Black Friday — you could be missing out on deals.

11/21/2012

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BLOG: 10 Things Not To Buy On Black Friday

By Jim Donovan:  When it comes to Black Friday shopping, the editors at dealnews certainly know their stuff.   dealnews researchers scour over 2,000 online retailers and tens of thousands of deals each day throughout the […]

11/20/2012

Tommy Conwell and the Young Rumblers

Local Group To Reunite For Reunion Show On Black Friday

On Black Friday night, Tommy Conwell and the Young Rumblers reunite to headline at the Electric Factory.

11/18/2012

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Apps Help Navigate Holiday Deals

There are a number of apps available to help shoppers navigate deals, leave tips and advice for other shoppers, compare prices and find family members after a long day of shopping.

11/16/2012

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Retailers Extend Shopping Season, With Less Emphasis On Black Friday Deals

Associate Professor of Marketing at Saint Joseph’s University Dr. David Allan says extending the holiday shopping season is an advantage to retailers during a crucial time of year.

11/16/2012

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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.

11/13/2012

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