Wayne T. Price / Florida Today – It’s 2015 and the 2014 holiday shopping season is a memory, unless you’re a retailer hoping to haul some of that consumer spending mojo into the new year.
Many stores are still promoting sales and hoping to lure in shoppers by offering discounts and specials as they try to shed inventory and get customers to spend their Christmas cash and to redeem gift cards.
Retail experts say you can expect these sales for the next several weeks, at the least.
“The day after Christmas was busier than any day before Christmas,” said Jeff Green, a a Phoenix, Arizona-based retail consultant. “I think that tells you that people are only shopping bargains.”