Cyber Monday Cyber Monday en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 01 Dec 2015 00:00:01 MST Tue, 01 Dec 2015 07:00:08 MST Newspapers Amazon pushes Prime service with day of deals Amazon is trying to lure more subscribers to its $99 Prime loyalty program by pushing a day of discounts it calls "Prime Day"... Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:16:28 MDT UPS hits lowered target for 4Q profit, 2015 forecast tepid Higher spending to gear up for the crush of holiday-package deliveries pushed fourth-quarter profit down 61 percent at UPS,... Tue, 03 Feb 2015 06:00:00 MST It's becoming easier to shop overseas this holiday season This holiday season, it's almost as simple to shop on the other side of the world as it is to buy from a store down the block. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:35:00 MST Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: New Christmas traditions ease stress, put focus on Christ In the hustle and bustle of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, we somehow lose the entire purpose of Christmas: to... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:00:00 MST The Clean Cut: Alex Boye releases original Christmas song Alex Boye released an original Christmas song Monday titled "Newborn — Wise Men Still Seek Him." Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:20:00 MST Move over Black Friday—Giving Tuesday breaks records in holiday generosity Giving Tuesday, the charitable answer to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, raised $45 million for causes this week. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 06:10:00 MST Amazon's new robot army is ready to ship A year ago, workers like 34-year-old Rejinaldo Rosales hiked miles of aisles each shift to "pick" each item a... Mon, 01 Dec 2014 17:14:27 MST #GivingTuesday set to break records in holiday generosity In just two years, Giving Tuesday, charity's answer to Black Friday, has raised $40 million for causes in the U.S. Numbers... Mon, 01 Dec 2014 12:15:00 MST Cyber Monday gears up to get online shoppers hyped After a busy holiday weekend in shopping malls, millions of Americans are expected to log on and keep shopping on the day... Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:40:32 MST Retail group: Black Friday weekend loses allure Early discounting, more online shopping and a mixed economy meant fewer people shopped over Thanksgiving weekend, according... Sun, 30 Nov 2014 14:16:44 MST Obama shops to support small business, buys 17 titles President Barack Obama tried to draw attention to independently owned businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, a day... Sat, 29 Nov 2014 17:48:21 MST Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:45:00 MST Our complete guide to Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Small Business Saturday Whether you're planning on camping out on Black Friday, getting a pedicure at a local salon for Small Business Saturday or... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:40:00 MST Navigating the holiday shopping season With the state and national economies humming, this year’s holiday shopping is expected to be even better than last... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:30:00 MST 3 stories you may have missed this weekend Not all the news happens throughout the week. Here are three stories from this weekend that apply to our areas of emphasis. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:10:00 MST Giving Tuesday movement seeks to rival Black Friday, Cyber Monday Through social media and by leveraging business' efforts at charitable donations, a new initiative dubbed #GivingTuesday aims... Fri, 22 Nov 2013 04:00:00 MST Newest predictions and hopes for holiday shopping season Surveys say more people will use their mobile devices for Christmas shopping this year — although the majority of... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:45:00 MST Wal-Mart kicks off holiday shopping season online Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is pulling forward by nearly a month seven big deals on items like TVs and tablets that were originally... Fri, 01 Nov 2013 08:08:43 MDT Pentagon: Chinese are waging cyberattacks The Pentagon for the first time used its annual report on China to directly assert that Beijing's government and military... Mon, 06 May 2013 22:35:00 MDT Having a budget, plan can keep your family's finances safe during Holiday shopping frenzy The average consumer spent $423 between Thursday and Sunday, up more than 6 percent over last year, while overall spending... Tue, 27 Nov 2012 00:00:00 MST Consumer advocates offer advice for safe Cyber Monday shopping With record online sales projected for this holiday season, Internet shoppers are being warned to be aware of potential... Sun, 25 Nov 2012 16:55:00 MST Best online deals will come after Cyber Monday, Adobe forecasts Research done by Adobe Systems Inc. found that the best deals online are found the week before Christmas. Wed, 21 Nov 2012 12:15:00 MST Does waiting in line save you money? While waiting in long lines during frigid, 3- a.m. temperatures on Black Friday may build memories, it isn't necessarily the... Mon, 19 Nov 2012 11:00:00 MST Giving Tuesday to give Black Friday a run for its money #GivingTuesday is a social media movement meant to be a counterweight to Black Friday. Thu, 15 Nov 2012 15:00:00 MST Giving Tuesday hopes to give Black Friday a run for its money November 26 will mark #giving tuesday, a social media movement meant to encourage people to kick off the holiday season by... Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:30:18 MST Utah consumer attitudes 'in the black' The first big weekend for the 2011 holiday shopping proved to be among the most profitable in recently memory for merchants... Tue, 29 Nov 2011 17:21:52 MST Reports say 'Cyber Monday' top online shopping day Online shoppers spent record amounts on the Monday after the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, making it the biggest online... Tue, 29 Nov 2011 14:55:41 MST Americans' confidence in the economy surges Americans are beginning to feel more confident about the U.S. economy just as the all-important Christmas shopping season... Tue, 29 Nov 2011 14:50:53 MST Sales tracker says 'Cyber Monday' sales up 33 percent Online sales rose 33 percent on the Monday after the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, a report by a sales tracking agency said... Tue, 29 Nov 2011 09:50:01 MST Shoppers snap up Cyber Monday deals Shoppers seem to be just as enthusiastic about shopping on their computers and smartphones on Cyber Monday as they were about... Mon, 28 Nov 2011 15:02:49 MST Feds seize 150 websites in counterfeit crackdown Federal authorities have shut down 150 websites accused of selling knock-off or pirated merchandise to unsuspecting online... Mon, 28 Nov 2011 13:20:48 MST Shoppers snap up Cyber Monday deals Shoppers seem to be just as enthusiastic about shopping on their computers and smartphones on Cyber Monday as they were about... Mon, 28 Nov 2011 13:16:40 MST Shoppers snap up Cyber Monday deals Shoppers seem to be just as enthusiastic about shopping on their computers and smartphones on Cyber Monday as they were about... Mon, 28 Nov 2011 13:10:52 MST Black Friday isn't the only game in town Cyber Monday. Green Tuesday. Black Friday. Magenta Saturday. Mon, 28 Nov 2011 01:55:29 MST Utah companies and consumers prepare for Cyber Monday An estimated 100 million Americans will make online purchases Monday, capitalizing on Web deals offered by retailers on Cyber... Sun, 27 Nov 2011 15:43:43 MST Cyber Monday: Black Friday's resilient competitor In all, consumers spent more than $1 billion on Cyber Monday in 2010, compared to $887 million in 2009, according to a... Thu, 24 Nov 2011 13:00:00 MST What will your pet find under the Christmas tree? Just over half of American pet owners will buy gifts for their pets this holiday season, and they'll spend an average of $46... Tue, 08 Nov 2011 10:05:30 MST 5 ways to shop safely this holiday season As the holiday season approaches, it's easy to put our holiday shopping off to the last minute. Here are five tips to keep in... Fri, 28 Oct 2011 20:24:54 MDT What others say: Threat of cyber war Wed, 08 Jun 2011 00:00:00 MDT Jonathan Gurwitz: Net neutrality is a bad thing Sun, 26 Dec 2010 00:00:00 MST Holiday Shopping Notebook: Hello dolly! Parents may have noticed there's no new version of Tickle Me Elmo this year, but that doesn't mean popular dolls are lacking... Thu, 09 Dec 2010 12:29:24 MST Sales could top $1 billion on a manic Cyber Monday Cyber Monday started as a gimmick to get people to shop at their desks on the first workday after Thanksgiving. But if you... Mon, 29 Nov 2010 20:08:41 MST Strong start to holiday shopping bodes well for Utah's recovery, economist says SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah economy has been struggling for quite some time, but there may be signs that it could be... Mon, 29 Nov 2010 17:31:58 MST Black Friday and other dark days Sat, 27 Nov 2010 19:39:26 MST What others are saying: The Black Friday dilemma Torn by contradictory imperatives, shoppers on Black Friday face a dilemma. Fri, 26 Nov 2010 00:00:00 MST Consumers beware of online scams SALT LAKE CITY — As thousands of Utahns prepare to engage in the biggest shopping frenzy of the year, the state... Thu, 25 Nov 2010 00:32:40 MST Black Friday, Cyber Monday, now Small-Business Saturday SALT LAKE CITY — The traditional start to the holiday buying season is getting under way now. Wed, 24 Nov 2010 18:01:56 MST Thrifty holiday shoppers plan to set limits, pay cash SALT LAKE CITY — Americans are expected to spend a little more this year for holiday gifts than last year. But they... Sat, 20 Nov 2010 23:23:19 MST