Black Friday
Shoppers share experiences from first Black Friday at Avalon
By noon, shoppers at Avalon were resorting to the old “sit and swoop” strategy — the lots may not have hit critical mass, but finding a place to park was becoming increasingly difficult. Early bird...
November 28, 2014 12:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black Friday sales slumping at smaller North Point Mall stores
While bigger retailers like Macy’s and JCPenny may be doing gangbusters with their doorbusters, some of the smaller chains at North Point Mall are reporting weak Black Friday sales. Teavana supervi...
November 28, 2014 11:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black Friday not as big as it used to be
Black Friday shoppers are starting to look like procrastinators. The traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season didn't seem as frenzied as in past years after many die-hard shoppers swarmed...
November 28, 2014 07:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avalon says no thanks to Thanksgiving Day sales
While many retailers have made the decision to keep their doors open on Thanksgiving, Avalon executives have taken a stand against Turkey Day sales. “We’re really more interested in being a communi...
November 25, 2014 05:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alpharetta promotes local holiday shopping with rewards program app
The city of Alpharetta has partnered with Rately, an Alpharetta-based shopping browser, to promote local shopping this holiday. Free for both shoppers and retailers, this mobile app-based program f...
November 24, 2014 02:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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