Hot Topics Recap: Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday 2012

NEW YORK--()--The following releases focus on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday 2012

PITTSBURGH--Heinz Heats Up the Holidays with Limited Edition Tomato Ketchup Blended with Real Jalapeño Source: H.J. Heinz Company

As Black Friday Approaches and Walmart Warehouse Workers Strike, Walmart Workers from Stores and Warehouses to Announce Black Friday Protest Plans Source: Making Change at Walmart

HARTFORD, Conn.--Small Business Saturday: Are You Stocked, Set and Ready? Source: Travelers

As Black Friday Approaches and Walmart Warehouse Workers Strike, Walmart Workers from Stores and Warehouses to Announce Black Friday Protest Plans Source: Walmart

CARROLLTON, Tex.--Heelys Offers Black Friday Shoppers Deep Discounts, Free Shipping at Heelys.com Source: Heelys

NEW YORK--Taking Stock in Tough Times: U.S. Retail Sector Outlook Source: CIT

BOCA RATON, Fla.--Office Depot Delivers Doorbusting Steals and Mystery Deals on Black Friday Source: Office Depot

LOS ALTOS, Calif.--Online Search and Digital Catalogs Rank as Top Ways Consumers Will Find Gift Ideas, Survey Reports Source: Catalog Spree

RALEIGH, N.C.--Erie, Pennsylvania Named Top City on the Hunt for Holiday Bargains Source: MaxPoint Interactive

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.--Kohl’s Department Stores Reveals Black Friday Deals Earlier than Ever – Available for Preview on Kohls.com Today – Sale Event Includes More than 500 Early Bird Specials and $15 Kohl’s Cash for Every $50 Spent Source Kohl's

REDMOND, Wash.--Nintendo News: Nintendo and Old Navy to Offer a Special Power-Up for Black Friday Shoppers Source: Nintendo

PHOENIX--Black Friday Arrives Early for Pet Parents Source: PetSmart

BELLEVUE, Wash.--T-Mobile Gives Shoppers Opportunity to Beat the Holiday Rush With Special Offer Source: T-Mobile

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--Black Friday Retail Professors From Santa Clara University Available for Media Analysis Source: Santa Clara University

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa.--Gate 1 Travel Announces Third Annual Black Friday Sale Source: Gate 1

SAN JOSE, Calif.--eBay Makes the Season Merry with Mobile – Delivering Gift Inspiration, Exclusive Deals and Innovations for On-the-Go Holiday Shoppers Source: eBay Inc.

RIVERWOODS, Ill.--Discover Survey Shows Consumers Have a Merry Outlook on Spending Source: Discover Financial Services

SANTA CLARA. Calif.--McAfee Warns Consumers of the “12 Scams of Christmas” as 70% of Americans Plan to Shop Online During the 2012 Holiday Season Source: McAfee

MINNEAPOLIS--Target to Open Doors at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving for Black Friday Guests Source: Target Corporation

SAN DIEGO--Viejas Outlets Kicks off the Holiday Shopping Season with Special Late-night Store Hours and the Opening of Southern California's Largest Outdoor Ice Rink Source: Viejas Outlets

DENVER--Sports Authority Announces Black Friday and Presale Deals Source: Sports Authority

SAN FRANCISCO--Gap Inc. Opens Doors Longer to Customers and Offers Great Deals for Holiday Shopping This Thanksgiving Source: Gap Inc.

WASHINGTON--With an Eye Towards Discount Offers, Small Merchants Expect Holiday Sales Boost from Small Business Saturday, According to NFIB/AXP Research Source: American Express

BOISE, Idaho--Get Ready for the Online Holiday Shopping Season with Computer Tune-Up Tips from Crucial.com Source: Crucial.com

SEATTLE--Working On Black Friday? Seattle’s Best Coffee Wants to Perk Up Your Day with Free Coffee Source: Seattle's Best Coffee

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--Staples Makes It Easy to Unwrap Holiday Savings Source: Staples, Inc.

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.--Kohl’s Department Stores is the Destination for Great Gifts at Unprecedented Value This Holiday Season Source: Kohl's

NEW YORK--Macy’s Stores Open at Midnight Nationwide on Black Friday Source: Macy's Inc.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--Coupons.com Announces Official Unofficial Holiday Savings & Secrets Calendar Source: Coupons.com Incorporated

PHILADELPHIA--PREIT Opens Malls at Midnight on Black Friday Source: Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust

BELLEVUE, Wash.--Puget Sound Energy Offers Customers Instant Discounts on LED Light Bulbs in Time for Shorter Daylight Hours Source: Puget Sound Energy

BELOIT, Wis.--FatWallet’s Black Friday Deal Finder Brings the Best Deals to Shoppers Online or In Store Source: FatWallet

SEATTLE--Amazon Opens Black Friday Deals Store Today Offering Thousands of Discounts Source: Amazon.com, Inc.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--America to Stores: Don’t Decorate for Christmas Until After Thanksgiving; Focus on Online Presence Instead Source: SOASTA, Inc.

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.--Kohl’s Department Stores’ 2012 Holiday Campaign Invites Customers to Create Their Dream Holiday with Great Giftables at Unprecedented Values Source: Kohl's

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--FedEx Delivers Second Year “Shop Small®” Support with $1M Small Business Saturday® Gift Card Giveaway Source: FedEx Corp.

REDONDO BEACH, Calif.--Introducing the elephantrunk, the Gift That Keeps on Giving and Receiving All Year-Round Source: Architectural Mailboxes

PALO ALTO, Calif.--Half of Facebook Sellers Expect More Sales This Holiday Season Compared to Last Year Source: Payvment, Inc.

DURHAM, N.C.--RSR and Bronto Software Survey Finds Online Marketing Indispensable to Retailers this Holiday Season Source: Bronto Software

NEW YORK--HGTV to Take Over Mall of America Rotunda with a Modern Day, Life-Size “Holiday House” Source: HGTV

BOLTON, England--Rent a US postal address if you fancy a Black Friday spending spree, says Parcel2Go Source: Parcel2Go

NEW YORK--Disciplined U.S. Consumers Have Saved for Holiday Shopping This Year, but Will Seek Value for Their Dollar, Accenture Survey Finds Source: Accenture

MINNEAPOLIS--Target Unveils New Price Match, Exclusive Gifts and Digital Offerings for the Holiday Season Source: Target Corporation

ARLINGTON, Va.--Consumers to Spend More on Tech, All Items This Holiday Season, CEA Study Finds Source: Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)

SAN FRANCISCO--Countdown to Third Annual Small Business Saturday Begins with Support from Every Corner of the Country

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Recap of stories on Business Wire related to Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday.

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Twitter: @BWSportsWire