Fri, 30/11/2012 - 09:00
Publishers running Black Friday direct-to-consumer online promotions have reported massive increases to their website traffic and sales.
Penguin, Osprey and Bloomsbury were among the publishers who ran pre-Christmas offers online last Friday (23rd November), following the US tradition of a post-Thanksgiving discount day.
Fri, 23/11/2012 - 12:34
Publishers have joined retailers for the first time in offering customers up to 50% off books as part of Black Friday promotions today (23rd November).
"Black Friday" is a US promotional tradition, with retailers offering discounts on the day after Thanksgiving, marking the beginning of Christmas shopping.
Wed, 23/11/2011 - 08:25
Amazon UK's week of Black Friday Deals is underway, so far offering over 60% discounts on book collections.
The internet retailer began the Black Friday promotion on Monday, where discounted products are offered to customers for a limited time at a limited quantity. Running until Friday, the company will offer over 500 deals...
Mon, 15/11/2010 - 12:31
Amazon.co.uk is promising millions of pounds of discount as it brings the American Black Friday retail campaign to the UK.
Black Friday is a traditional day of high discounting in the US that follows immediately after Thanksgiving. Amazon.co.uk is bringing a similar offer to shoppers this side of the Atlantic, with a week long campaign,...