Retailers have teased and rolled out online deals for days, even weeks, but the real Black Friday is here.
If there's something you've bought offline that you weren't able to buy online, we're probably thinking about that.”
Some retailers launched online deals well in advance of Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
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Mark Brohan is director of research for Internet Retailer and editor of Internet Retailer's Top 500 Guide, Top500Guide.com and related research publications. Prior to re-joining Internet Retailer in July 2005, Mark was managing director of The Brohan Group, a full-service business publishing consulting company.
Previously, Mark headed up new print and web product business development for Faulkner & Gray, a subsidiary of Thomson Corp. that Mark joined in 1989. Among the many positions Mark held at Faulkner & Gray were web publisher and editorial director for DM Review magazine and its two Web sites: DMReview.com and dataWarehouse.com. He was also the founding editor of various Faulkner & Gray technology magazines, including Internet Retailer.
Mark earned a bachelor's degree in secondary education and history from Western Michigan University and a master's in journalism and public affairs from The American University.