When is a sale a sale?

Alibaba set a new record of US$30.8 billion in sales on November 11, aka Singles Day. The figure eclipsed the US$4 billion that Amazon brought in on Prime Day in July. If anything, this shows that people are drawn to sales -- 10/10, 11/11 and with Black Friday and Christmas coming up soon. It's like … Continue reading When is a sale a sale?