Tag: Consumerism

Tom Ford introduces “see-now-buy-now” menswear collection

Of the many labels and designers that presented during this month’s New York Fashion Week presentations, former Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent creative director Tom Ford may have generated the most buzz with his eponymous label. In early February, the brand followed Burberry’s lead by revealing that it would shift to a “see-now-buy-now” model for… Read More

Smaller crowds, same great deals: Black Friday moving online

Black Friday madness

For holiday shoppers, Black Friday is either the best day of the year because of the incredible deals or the worst day of the year because of the crowds. This holiday season, retailers are solving this problem by putting the majority of their deals online and closing many physical store locations.   Popular holiday shopping… Read More

Yelp for Business Owners: Popular Review Site Empowers Business Owners

Technology and social media have made informed consumerism a more prevalent part of our society than ever before. Consumers are equipped with a wealth of tools and sources which they can turn to for user-generated ratings of products, restaurants, shopping centers, etc. These tools in turn largely influence the decisions of consumers.   Yelp is… Read More