How To Find Lower Prices And Avoid Empty Shelves During The Holiday Shopping RushSeventeen percent of shoppers said they planned to shop at different retailers if prices continued to rise, according to a survey of more than 14,000 shoppers conducted online in September by consumer research firm Numerator.
Mall Santas Will Be Pretty Much Back To Normal This YearChanges, like putting Santa behind plexiglass, or Zooming with Santa on a large digital screen, likely resulted in awkward holiday family photos with Kris Kringle.
'Made In Baltimore' To Open 7th Annual Holiday Store In RemingtonThe Baltimore Development Corporation said over half of the businesses included in the holiday store are Black-owned, and over 80% are owned by women. 
Customs & Border Protection Warns Shoppers To Be Diligent While Shopping For Toys Online This Holiday SeasonOfficials want to remind consumers to be extra diligent while shopping online this holiday season after Baltimore Customs and Border Protection officers seized a shipment of toys coated in unsafe levels of lead, cadmium and barium. 
Port Backups And Other Supply Chain Issues Highlight Truck Driver ShortageWhether it’s groceries, cars or clothes, products are getting backed up in ports on the coast because there are no truck drivers to pick them up and take them to their destination, threatening a crisis going into the holiday season.
'Tis The Season To Start Shopping Early': Experts Encourage Consumers To Start Holiday Shopping EarlyAmericans are expected to be in the mood to spend this holiday season but this isn't the year to procrastinate and experts say you may be taking a gamble by waiting for a discount.
Retailers' COVID-19 Changes Continue As Holiday Gift Return Season BeginsThe COVID-related changes we saw during the shopping season continue as people start returning holiday gifts. Many stores are enforcing limits on the number of shoppers and some retailers are offering curbside returns.
Marylanders Use Weekend To Return Gifts, Shop Post-Holiday DealsStores saw a rush of customers this weekend, some looking to return gifts, others hoping to score post-holiday deals.
Shopping Online For Holiday Gifts? Here Are Some Important Deadlines If You're ShippingOnline and non-store holiday sales are expected to increase by 20-30% compared to last year, according to the National Retail Federation.
Local Shops Adjust For Small Business Saturday Amid COVID-19 PandemicFriday kicked off the holiday shopping season with Black Friday, but Saturday was all about the small businesses.
How Will COVID Affect Black Friday Sales? Stores 'Significantly Scaling Back,' Says ExpertBlack Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, will look a little different in 2020, as COVID cases spike across the country.