Monthly Archives: November 2014
Mike spoke about the changing nature of Blk Fri Wknd with Ingrid Kelley of Fox 2 to be aired at 10 PM,
While the “Official Holiday Shopping Season” (Blk Fri-Xmas) may have lost its gravitas, there still are many magical holiday dates/markers. We list them below. No matter how long or “official”, its roots can be traced to the late 1800s/early 1900s … Continue reading
Mike was in the Free Press Yesterday! He talked to Georgia Kovanis about how Millennials are shaping holiday shopping this year. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE ARTICLE. enJOY!!!!
MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL 11/24/2014, NY JETS vs DETROIT BILLS The Giants beat the Vikings 21-3…“b-4 45,910 enthusiastic fans at Ford Field which pulled off a flawless hosting effort” b/c the Metrodome’s roof collapsed. (Det News’ Bob Wojnowski in Sports … Continue reading
Murray Feldman (WWJ Radio) will be using some of Mike’s Scope information regarding who is buying what during the holiday shopping season on 12/16/14. Mike will make an appearance on Fox’s “Let it Rip” at 9 1/2 AM – 10 … Continue reading
THE BE$T XMA$ FLICK, EVER? On 11/2/14, Jennifer Daniel (Arts & Leisure section, NYT, p1) put together a list of the “One I Used to Know”, referring to 30 all time Holiday/Xma$ movies (classics±) starting with 1935’s Scrooge and … Continue reading
Mike made an appearance on CH 7’s Now Detroit show at 4:45± Mon (11/17/14) with Glenda Lewis, discussing the changing Blk Fri shopping season. Tune in!
On Sun at 7:10 AM 11/16/14 Mike was interviewed by Warren Pierce (WJR) on how Blk Fri is no longer a day or even wknd. It may well be a wk or even a month. Make sure to tune-in for … Continue reading
HAS BLK FRI BECOME A BIG FRAUD? We have been asked to reconcile recent yrs’ Blk Fri sales data. We use Shopper Trak’s data which are often quoted in publications such as Bloomberg Biz, NYT & USA2Day.BF by our view … Continue reading