Friday 27th Nov 2015 - Logistics Manager


Black Friday: record start for Currys PC World

Currys PC World reckons that this week has been its biggest ever start to Black Friday. Today it said it had a 1100 per cent rise in hourly unique visitors, and a 2900 per cent increase on orders compared to last week.

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December issue out now

The December 2015 issue of Logistics Manager, with comprehensive coverage of the European Supply Chain Excellence Awards, is out now on iPad and Android, as well as in print.


Black Friday: retailers have ‘learnt their lesson’

Black Friday has started quietly, with shoppers politely waiting in queues outside stores – a far cry from last year’s unforeseen chaos. However, there have been reports of brawling in the US, and complaints about minor issues with Argos, JD Sports and Zara’s websites this morning.

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Retailers brace for Black Friday

Retailers and carriers are braced for today’s Black Friday rush, in the hope that their preparations will avert the problems seen last year.