Boxing Day Sales

The Five Decisions You Need To Make Before Buying A Bed On Boxing Day

Robert Lane | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Robert Lane

With mattresses, it's a very different story. Retailers wag their fingers and tell you that it's the most important purchase you'll ever make because you'll spend so many thousands of hours in bed. A cheap bed will lead to a lifetime of back pain and remorse, they say.

14 Things You Need To Know To Be A Winner At The Christmas Sales

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK Style

It’s that special time of year again. No, not Christmas, the boxing day sales. The time when we can buy all the things Father Christmas forgot to ge...

More Than 200,000 People Want Shops To Close On Boxing Day

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK

More than 200,000 people have signed a petition calling for shops to close on Boxing Day so that retail workers can spend time with their families and...

Boxing Day Blow-Out

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 26.12.2014 | UK

Millions of shoppers hit the high street or logged on online in the annual Boxing Day sale spending spree. Selfridges took more than £2 million in...

Which Retailers Offer The Best Bargains At Boxing Day Sales?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As people wind down for Christmas, there's one thing on the horizon that we can't help but get a tiny bit excited about. And that, fellow shopaholics,...

The Colour of Money

simon baldwin | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK
simon baldwin

Magi Monday? Camel Tuesday? No ... Wise Wednesday. A day when you buy gifts in person ... to be delivered in person. Price does matter, but not as much as the act of giving. So Merry Christmas ... and I hope it's a white one.

The Beginning of the End of Festive TV

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Gareth Edmundson

Did anyone happen to see what Channel 5 decided to showcase on Christmas Day to win the TV ratings war? I'm sure millions tuned in but in case you didn't know, at 8.40pm Channel 5 decided to go into the prime time battle by screening Eddie Stobart - 12 Days of Christmas.

WATCH: The Worst UK Boxing Day Sales Stampedes

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK

The Boxing Day sales are a shopping bonanza that are much awaited by bargain-hunters, who are normally found queuing outside stores each year for hour...

LOOK: Shoppers Flock To Boxing Day Sales

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK

Shoppers flocked to the high streets in their thousands on Thursday as stores opened for the Boxing Day sales. Some keen bargain-hunters started qu...

Here's Where To Get The Best Boxing Day Deals

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK

Shoppers are swarming to the high street for the Boxing Day sales as they hunt down the best cut-price post-Christmas goods.. You can expect the u...

Great Bargain, Shame About the Customer Service

Richard Gomersall | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK
Richard Gomersall

Great customer service costs nothing, it is a state of mind and it comes from business leaders setting their stall out to make it "what's expected" in their organisation. Customers don't always remember the logo above the door, they always remember the person who served them.

Money Can Buy Everything Except Spiritual Happiness

Yousif Nur | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK
Yousif Nur

Boxing Day may as well be symbolized by a ringing till and hoards of queues with the odd pitched tent if what the mainstream media has you believe. The excitement of people practically falling over one another to get a cardigan they didn't need to begin with is a fascinating one.

Recession? What Recession?

PA/ The Huffington UK | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

Recession? What recession? There was no sign of it on Britain's high streets and shopping centres as the Boxing Day sales set a new record and sen...

Tube Strike Misery For London shoppers

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

London's Boxing Day shoppers and tourists carried on regardless despite a "completely unnecessary" Tube strike disrupting large parts of the service. ...

The Day Of The Bargain Hunters

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

High streets and shopping centres up and down the country are expected to be swamped by millions of bargain-hunters as the traditional Boxing Day sale...

Another Christmas Tradition - A Tube Strike

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

Shops hoping Boxing Day bargain-hunters will boost their coffers after a gloomy Christmas could be thwarted again by tube strikes, which union bosses ...

Retailers Brace For 'Busiest Week' After Record-Breaking Boxing Day

PA | Posted 25.02.2012 | UK

Retailers expect more bumper sales today as the "busiest week of the year" continues after "record-breaking" Boxing Day trade. Kent's Bluewater sho...

Shoppers Splash 'Record' Cash At Boxing Day Sales

PA | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK

Retailers and shopping malls have reported "record-breaking" levels of trade as Boxing Day bargain hunters kicked off the post-Christmas sales. Sel...

Are You Hitting The Boxing Day Sales?

PA | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK

Millions of shoppers are expected to hit Britain's high streets tomorrow to work off their Christmas dinners while enjoying the Boxing Day sales. A...