Tagged: cyber monday

Wal-Mart Kicks Off Cyber Monday on Friday

by Anne D'Innocenzio, The Associated Press 11/21/2016 6:59 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it's kicking off its so-called "Cyber Monday" deals at 12:01 a.m. EST Friday for the first time ever as it aims to grab customers ahead of its competitors.

Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance Leads Giving Tuesday Events Across the State

by Lee Hogan 12/3/2014 1:07 pm

The Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance spearheaded a philanthropic event Tuesday to raise money and awareness for various causes around the state.

Giving Tuesday Aims to Celebrate and Encourage Generosity

by Jess Ardrey 12/2/2014 7:03 am

After the spending craziness of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, it’s easy to descend into the fa-la-la frenzy and not come up for air until the new year. That’s where Giving Tuesday comes in.

How to Dispose of Your Old Electronics

by Jess Ardrey 12/1/2014 8:04 am

Black Friday and Cyber Monday usually leave a lot of dated gadgets out in the cold. Here is the where, what and how of getting rid of them properly.

Don't Miss Black Friday and Cyber Monday at the Bridal Cottage

by Jess Ardrey 11/18/2014 4:05 pm

Great sales and big (BIG) news from our friends in North Little Rock!

Cyber Monday Likely to be Busiest Online Sales Day

by Associated Press 11/25/2012 11:47 am

Cyber Monday, coined in 2005 by a shopping trade group that noticed a spike in online sales on the Monday after Thanksgiving, is the next in a line of days that stores are counting on to jumpstart the holiday shopping season.

Shopping Local Pays (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/19/2012 12:00 am

Small-business owners have amazed us with their resilience and savvy. They compete with Wal-Mart and Target. They compete with Amazon and Zappos. They collect sales taxes, for Pete’s sake, and still sponsor your kids’ sports teams and donate to your school’s silent auction. And the ones who survived the Great Recession have plenty to be proud of.

Haven't Done Enough Shopping Yet? Lucky You -- Today is Cyber Monday

by Karen Martin 11/28/2011 5:31 am

Cyber Monday, the Monday after Thanksgiving, was created in 2005 to encourage people to shop online. Apparently it's caught on -- shoppers spent $1,028 million online in 2010.