Amazon is releasing a new addition to their smart home device series called the Echo Look, a microphone-and-camera equipped Alexa-enabled device that helps customers with their fashion sense. The camera allows users to take full-length pictures of themselves and see their outfit from all angles, including 360-degree videos, using voice… Read more “Bring Professional Fashion Advice into Your Home with the Amazon Echo Look”
Newegg just unveiled their plans for Black November, also known as a month of Black Friday-esque deals.
This is Newegg’s seventh annual Black November, and they will be offering deals across several categories all month long. In the words of James Wu, their COO, “Black November gives our customers the … Read more “Newegg Black November Plans Unveiled”
We just leaked the 10-item Macy’s 2015 Doorbuster Preview sale listing as well as the 2-page Macy’s 2015 Doorbuster Preview. In addition, Macy’s Black Friday plans just been published via press release.
We have seen stored quite a few stores announce their hours starting Thanksgiving. Macy’s is following … Read more “Macy’s Black Friday Doorbuster Preview + Gameplan Released!”
Office Depot and Office Max are launching their new campaign “Gearing up for Gifting,” which will include special holiday fashion collections and free delivery for online orders of $35 or more.
Office Depot and Office Max are also offering “Every Monday is Cyber Monday” during the month of … Read more “Office Depot and OfficeMax “Gear up for Gifting””
We just leaked the 48-item Reeds Jewelers Black Friday sale listing as well as the 4-page Reeds Jewelers Black Friday ad scans!
According to the ad, the sale lasts from November 26 through November 27, but there’s also a duplicate Pre-Black Friday Sale ad, which lasts from November 19 through … Read more “Reeds Jewelers Black Friday Ad Leaked”
The official list of Record Store Black Friday Special Releases is out! Record Store Day falls on April 3rd, but the organizers still like to get in on the Black Friday fun. Music fans of all ages look forward to Record Store Day every year. There are usually dozens of … Read more “Record Store Black Friday”
In our last installment, we took a look at how our brains think. We then took that information and applied it to resumes. Using a study by TheLadders.com, we concluded that you should conform your resume to expectations. Reviewers also … Read more “How to Make a Resume That Will Get You An Interview”
Nothing is better than having some new home decor and necessities for the Holidays 2015. Pier 1, one of our favorite home stores has released their Black Friday ads. The categories are spectacularly great like Fun things, Glittery things and Adorable things.
Pier 1’s Black Friday sale has some amazing … Read more “Pier 1 Black Friday Ad”
The Ace Hardware 2015 Thanksgiving 5-Day Sale and the 12-page Ace Hardware Thanksgiving 5-Day Sale ad scans have just been leaked on our Black Friday deals page. Ace is calling this ad their 5-Day Thanksgiving Sale. It will be running from November 25 to November 29.
Joining the Ace Rewards … Read more “Ace Hardware 5 Day Thanksgiving Sale Ad”
The Shopko Toy Book 2015 sale listing along with the 24-page Shopko Toy Book ad scan have just been released on the Black Friday. These amazing prices are going on now through Black Friday. You can shop in-store or online with 1% cash back.
There are some great deals and … Read more “Shopko Black Friday Toy Book”
We just leaked the GameStop Black Friday 2015 ad, which is pretty exciting because it includes some of those quintessential Black Friday electronics deals, such as game consoles, video game bundles, collectibles and more.
We recommend taking a look at the deals on older games and consoles sprinkled throughout … Read more “GameStop Black Friday Ad Leaked”
Five Below is opening its stores from 6 p.m to 1 a.m on Thanksgiving Day and will re-open on Black Friday from 7 a.m to 9 p.m. We’ve leaked their 91-item Five Below Black Friday sale listing , as well as their eight-page Five Below Black Friday ad scans!.
We just posted all the deals from the Kohl’s Black Friday 2015 ad. Kohl’s is one of our more popular merchants, which is why we have a handy blog post we like to call the Ultimate Guide to Shopping at Kohl’s, which can help you make the most of your … Read more “Kohl’s Black Friday Ad Leaked”
We have posted the deals from the Craft Warehouse Black Friday 2015 ad. If you haven’t heard of them, that is because they only have stores in:
- Meridian, Idaho
- Beaverton, Oregon
- Gersham, Oregon
- Medford, Oregon
- Salem, Oregon
- Kennewick, Washington
- Vancouver, Washington
- Wenatcher, Oregon
Despite the regional clustering of their … Read more “Craft Warehouse Black Friday Ad Leaked.”
We just posted the all the deals from the 12-page Walgreens Black Friday ad scans.
Walgreens’s Thanksgiving day store hours are from 8 a.m to 10 pm., and so are their hours for Black Friday. Ad prices are valid from November 26 to November 28. The ad does not have … Read more “Walgreens Black Friday Ad Leaked!”
On the heels of their Echo Look announcement, Amazon is now releasing the Echo Show, another addition to their range of smart home devices that now includes a screen. With a 7-inch screen, the Echo Show is meant to incorporate video calling and viewing into your every day life, and … Read more “Will You Be Picking Up the New Amazon Echo Show?”
Last updated at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, 2017
We thought the magic died when the Unicorn Frappuccino’s limited-time run ended on April 23, but some Starbucks baristas decided to create a little magic of their own. Enter the Dragon Frappuccino (sorry, Bruce Lee fans, I couldn’t help myself).
McDonald’s has a new product up their sleeves, and it’s called the Signature Crafted line of sandwiches. It’s a selection of mix-and-match sandwiches with fancy sauces — Maple Bacon Dijon (grilled onions, thick-cut bacon and Dijon sauce), Sweet BBQ Bacon (barbecue sauce, bacon and crispy onions) and Pico Guacamole (avocado, … Read more “Would You Pay $5 for McDonald’s New, Gourmet Customizable Sandwiches?”
Hulu promised to launch a live TV streaming service this spring, and the streaming service provider remained true to its word. Wednesday during its annual Upfront presentation, Hulu announced the launch of Hulu with Live TV. For $39.99 a month, viewers can now subscribe to more than 50 live … Read more “Hulu Announces Live TV Streaming, but How Does it Compare to Other Services?”
On May 7, Target raised their free shipping threshold from $25 to $35. This puts them on par with Amazon and Walmart, although Target’s shipping threshold is moving in the opposite direction as their competitors’. Are you bummed? Not so fast!
In case you haven’t heard, Target has this great … Read more “Target Increases Free Shipping Threshold to $35”
Luxury purse brand Kate Spade & Co. will be acquired by Coach for $2.4 billion, as per a press release from Coach released this morning. This purchase merges two giants in the designer purse world: one, a unique, youthful, millennial-focused brand with a playful, colorful style; the other, a classic, … Read more “Coach to Purchase Kate Spade for $2.4 Billion”
In the interest of accessibility, Amazon has announced it will be offering Prime memberships at a discount for people who receive government assistance. The new Prime pricing is available to Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cardholders and costs only $5.99 per month, a 45% discount from the $10.99 per month of … Read more “Amazon Lowers Price of Prime for Low-Income Households”
As a part of the Un-carrier’s summer celebration, T-Mobile has announced a special #GetOutOfTheRed promotion for Verizon customers who switch to T-Mobile. T-Mobile announced in a news release on Wednesday that, starting on May 31, Verizon customers with an iPhone (SE, 6s/6s Plus, 7/7 Plus) or Google Pixel (or Pixel … Read more “T-Mobile to Pay Off Verizon Customers’ Devices for Switching Carriers”
In keeping with the trend of major retailer bankruptcies this year, rue21 has joined the ranks of nine other companies that have filed for Chapter 11 this year. This brings 2017’s total bankruptcies up to 10, matching 2016’s total bankruptcies for the entire year. The teen fashion retailer didn’t … Read more “Rue21 Files for Chapter 11 and Becomes the 10th Retailer to File in 2017”
Do you use the Starbucks mobile app to order and pay for your favorite beverages? You’d better check your account because there’s been an uptick in people getting hundreds of dollars stolen through the app.
Thieves are breaking into Starbucks customers’ rewards accounts through the mobile app and stealing money. … Read more “Thieves Use Starbucks Mobile App to Steal from Customers”
Gymboree has been given the go-ahead to exit bankruptcy with the plan being to liquidate 330 stores, getting rid of about $900 million in debt. This follows Payless’ positive exit from bankruptcy, as well, showing struggling retailers that there is life after Chapter 11. CEO and president of Gymboree … Read more “Gymboree Is The Newest Retailer to File for Bankruptcy”
It was announced yesterday that Neiman Marcus would be closing 10 of its Last Call outlet locations to put more focus on its higher-price luxury stores. In a statement, Elizabeth Allison, senior vice president of Last Call, said to Fortune, “This decision is … Read more “New Round of Store Closings to Hit Malls Nationwide”
E-commerce giant Amazon has announced its plans to purchase Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, a deal over four times the amount of Jet‘s sale to Walmart. This announcement comes concurrent with the release of the Amazon Dash Wand, a smart device that allows users to order groceries … Read more “Amazon is Buying Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion”
Announced today, the Amazon Prime Wardrobe will allow customers to try on their clothes before buying them via a StitchFix-esque box model. In conjunction with the Echo Look, this could place Amazon squarely ahead of the competition when it comes to apparel shopping. While Walmart buys up indie darlings like … Read more “Amazon Prime Wardrobe Allows Customers to Try Clothes Before Buying”
Yesterday, eBay announced it would start a price matching program for over 50,000 eligible items on its marketplace. Walmart, however, has decided to end its price matching program in the entire state of Minnesota, which is part of a larger phasing out of the program that started last year. With … Read more “eBay Picks Up Price Matching Just As Walmart Dumps It”
Nintendo fans rejoice: the SNES Classic is coming to a retailer near you this fall. It will include 21 pre-installed classic games, an HDMI cable, two wired controllers, a USB charging cable with AC adapter, and it will retail for $79.99. In a surprise reveal, owners of the SNES Classic … Read more “Nintendo is Releasing SNES Classic Edition This Fall”
After all the hubbub about Walmart purchasing ModCloth, it appears the department store retailer will only be releasing its newly acquired properties on Jet. Both ModCloth and Bonobos will be distributed on Walmart‘s e-commerce darling, a decision based on appeasing customers as much as it is on financial viability for … Read more “ModCloth and Bonobos Will Be Available Exclusively on Jet”
Announced yesterday, Target has unveiled a new next-day delivery program for “household essentials,” now testing in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Available only to Target REDcard holders in the Twin Cities, this new service allows customers to order their groceries and toiletries online by filling up a “box” and having … Read more “Watch Out Amazon: Target’s Got Their Own Prime Pantry”
With summer comes the need for sandals, and the simplest, most ubiquitous sandal known to man is the flip-flop. They’re usually cheap, flimsy and get dirty exceptionally fast, so they don’t last most folks more than a year. Why would anyone pay an arm and a leg for a piece … Read more “Old Navy’s $1 Flip-Flop Sale is Almost Here”
One part romantic, one part hippie, a dash of various cultures, and you’ve got boho-chic, a whimsical style that features flowing lines, natural elements and lots of color. While fashion designers have cornered the market on boho-chic with their festival styles, clothing isn’t the only way to express your bohemian … Read more “11 WAYS TO BUILD THE BOHO BEDROOM YOU’VE ALWAYS WANTED”
Once again, Meijer has three times the Black Friday fun in store for shoppers this year! We’ve posted all three of their ads for your viewing pleasure: the Thanksgiving ad, the Black Friday ad and the Saturday ad. The store opens at 6 a.m. on all three days, so get … Read more “Meijer Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Saturday Ads”
Tired of all the Black Friday ad leak tedium? Then why not break up the tedium with a little Cyber Monday planning? You can start by reading this blog post.
We have just leaked all of the deals from Dell Consumer’s 2015 Cyber Monday ad! Dell Consumer’s Cyber Monday sale … Read more “Dell Consumer Cyber Monday Ad Released”
On May 1, 2018, Jet.com customers will no longer be able to use any JetCash they’ve accumulated as part of the Jet Anywhere program, which will end May 1 of this year. In a statement on their website outlining why they are shutting down the program, Jet had this to … Read more “USE YOUR JETCASH WHILE YOU HAVE IT, JET.COM’S JET ANYWHERE PROGRAM IS ENDING”
After stating an original goal to reopen 70 Gander Mountain stores, Camping World is now committing to only 57 reopenings. Marcus Lemonis, CEO of Camping World Holdings, said in statement, “We are not willing to open stores which we do not believe have a clear path to … Read more “Camping World Buys Gander Mountain, Liquidation Sales on the Way”
Following on the heels of their successful Switch console launch, Nintendo has announced they will be releasing an XL version of their popular 2DS handheld. This version of the console will be able to play all previous 3DS and 2DS titles, and users will be able to actually close it, … Read more “Nintendo Announces 2DS XL Release for July 28”
Many of us are preparing for Mother’s Day and looking for sales on flowers and other mom-friendly gifts, but there are some folks out there looking to prey on our shopping needs. Lowe’s, Bed Bath & Beyond and a few other retailers have been plagued by scam coupons and gift … Read more “Lowe’s, Bed Bath & Beyond Warn of Facebook Coupon and Gift Card Scams”
The living room, den, lounge or parlor of a home is its heart; it’s where the family gathers after dinner to chat, where guests mingle at house parties, where family movie nights are held. You can curl up with a good book in a big, comfortable chair or host a … Read more “18 Ways to Get Designer Living Rooms on a Budget”
UPDATED 4/20/17: USA Today has released a partial list of the stores that are closing so you don’t have to scrape through rue21’s store search feature.
No stranger to financial hardship, teen clothing company rue21 is shuttering 400 stores across the US. Rumors flew over the last few weeks that … Read more “RUE21 IS CLOSING 400 STORES NATIONWIDE”
In accordance with their announcement in April to close all their brick-and-mortar stores, bebe has paid $65 million to end all their current leases, leaving them with no physical locations. As of May 31, all locations are closed and all store employees are laid off. Whether or not … Read more “Bebe is Closing All Their Brick-and-Morter Stores By the End of May”
It’s Earth Month, and that means retailers are doing their part for the environment (at least for the 30 days of April). For their part, Target has partnered with TerraCycle, a recycling company, to help you recycle your old car seats. If you bring in a car seat between April … Read more “TARGET IS GIVING PARENTS COUPONS FOR THEIR OLD CAR SEATS”
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Updated April 18 and April 15, 2017
Check this off your bucket list: Your magical Unicorn Frappuccino dreams are officially coming true! Starbucks released a statement today confirming that the Unicorn Frappuccino is, in fact, real. The catch? It’ll only be available … Read more “IT’S REAL! GET THE STARBUCKS UNICORN FRAPPUCCINO APRIL 19-23”
If you’re anything like me and have, say, eaten a cupcake immediately after a tough workout (hey, it was red velvet), then you understand just how overwhelming it can be to get into shape. You want to run that 5K or kick butt at that Body Combat class, but your … Read more “THESE FUNNY FITNESS TANK TOPS AND TEES WILL HELP YOU SUCK IT UP, BUTTERCUP”
According to a survey by the National Retail Federation, Easter 2017 is going to be record-breaking. The survey (conducted among 7,411 consumers) projects that shoppers will spend $18.4 billion, beating last year’s record of $17.3 billion with a 6% increase, which works out to about $152 spent per person … Read more “EASTER SALES ARE HERE, BUT SHOULD YOU BE SHOPPING THEM?”
Fashion is totally subjective. You either love new trends and bold styles or you don’t. Because it’s spring the new trends are coming out in full force. Sometimes what is in style tends to be questionable to the average person. We recently wrote an article on the “Clear Knee Mom … Read more “6 WORST AND OUTRAGEOUS JEAN TRENDS OF 2017”
If you shopped online at GameStop between September 2016 and the first week of February 2017, you might want to keep an eye on your credit card. The struggling games and electronics retailer has apparently been hit by a hacking attack that might have compromised thousands of customers’ credit card … Read more “GAMESTOP IS INVESTIGATING A POSSIBLE SECURITY BREACH OF CUSTOMER CREDIT CARD INFORMATION”