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Main Line Woman’s Start-Up Wants to Change the Way You Buy Gifts

If you’re like the average American, you’re probably going to be doing some holiday gift buying in the coming days, which means long lines and […]

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Where to Eat and Drink In (and Around) the King of Prussia Mall

On Black Friday, the King of Prussia Mall is going to be a mess. Thousands of people locked in life-or-death struggles over discounted comforters, pumpkin […]

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Build-A-Bear Turns Normal Summer Thursday Into Worst Black Friday Ever

It was too good to be true. Parents trying to take part in Build-A-Bear’s one-day-only “Pay Your Age Day” celebration — a simple concept allowing […]


Even Before Cyber Monday, E-Commerce Won the Holiday Shopping Weekend

It’s finally Cyber Monday, but shoppers didn’t wait until today to take advantage of online deals. According to the National Retail Federation, which released numbers […]

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In Honor of Black Friday, 10 Things You Might Not Know About Toys

Today is Black Friday, and throughout the land, consumers are attacking stores and malls and online retailers in search of goodies for their loved ones. […]


10 Worst Black Friday Scuffles, Fights and Horror Stories

Ah, Black Friday, the holiday we simultaneously love and detest. It’s perplexing, really, that the single most greedy day of the year falls just after (or, […]


This Year’s Best and Worst Black Friday Deals

Sometimes it’s hard to know whether the deal you’re getting on Black Friday is the best one out there. Between Thanksgiving meal preparations, grubbing, getting […]


Where to Shop in Philly on Black Friday

As I say every single year, Black Friday is to Shoppist what the Super Bowl is to a football fan. Our whole year of sleuthing out the best shops, […]


Psst: Here’s How to Get Free Childcare While You Shop

Main Line moms, we’ve got the best news for you. Between bundling up the little ones against the cold, impossibly short attention spans, and a […]


Geisha House’s Huge Pre-Black Friday Sale

Let’s be real, you’re looking, searching, begging for any excuse to stay home this Black Friday – I know I am. Well, here it is: […]


Market Report: Did Black Friday Bomb This Year? (All Signs Point To Yes)

Perhaps we all have Black Friday fatigue: Thanksgiving weekend sales dropped 11 percent this year. [New York Times] But some retailers managed to whip shoppers into a […]


Vince, Madewell and Calypso: 15 More Incredible Black Friday Sales

Another day, another slew of Black Friday sale emails. We’ve added a whopping 15 sales to our already jam-packed list of sales and deals on Black Friday and […]


65 Best Black Friday Sales in Philly and the ’Burbs

After another whirlwind year, we’ve arrived once again at peak shopping season — and we’re here to guide you through it. We’ve rounded up over 40 […]


50 Black Friday Sales in Philly and the ‘Burbs That You Need to Know About

Black Friday? It’s on. And so is Small Business Saturday, for that matter. We’ve rounded up the 50 best sales (promotions, markets, free gifts, etc.) […]