Amid the litter of deals clamouring for attention, smart and careful shoppers can come out ahead. Many stores are increasing their supply so as not to frustrate shoppers. Wal-Mart Stores Stories Inc. Is increasing the number of goods for online orders by 50 percent for the holiday opening compared to a year ago.
“Start researching and planning”, say Benjamin Glaser, features editor with Deal News.com, a deal relationship websites.
Also check out store promotional material from previous years online, since many retailers repeat the same deals at the same price. Eighty percent of the products and 43 percent of the prices painted on the front pages of the 2015 and 2014 Black Friday flyers of Best Buy, Macy’s, target, Kohl’s , Wal-Mart and J.C Penney were the same, says Market Track LLC, a price-tracking firm.