The Guardian writes an
epilogue for Borders, which fell into administration last
- Mail order giant Otto is looking to divest its Privileg
white-goods brand and is understood to be in talks with German
retailer Metro regarding a possible sale, reports Reuters.
- Today is Black Friday in the US, so called as it was the day
retailers moved out of the red and into the black. Now known as
the unofficial start of the US holiday shopping season, Black
Friday remains one of the biggest shopping days of the year. The
charts how this year social-media are being used in conjunction
with more traditional retail promotions.