According to a newspaper report in the Guardian this week
British shoppers are expected to spend £10.1bn in the week of Black Friday, nearly 4% higher than
but what are the facts.
what is the impact of black friday?
the Office for National Statistics has data on Internet retail compared to shopping in store. See if it is higher in december . The November and
December 2016 statistics. show evidence of black friday boosts.
The BRC KMPG retail sales monitor for November 2016 also considers the impact of black frioday on sales last year.
How about in 2017?
According to the American National Retail Federation 164 million intend to shop over the weekend
it also has the results of a recent survey on predicted shopping/ consumer behaviour in 2017