Shoppers take advantage of holiday deals day after Christmas

Shoppers take advantage of holiday deals day after Christmas

The locally owned Lafayette gift shop is still busy, after Christmas. Shoppers also hit stores in search of after Christmas discounts.

"Hickory Farms of OH is having their 50% off sale and I love their stuff", said shopper Steve Miner. Those who venture out into the post Christmas shopping madness come to exchange unwanted presents, use their gift cards or pick up the things on their Christmas list that didn't make it under the tree. "People are where they are going to go I think, and it's not bad".

"We have lights", Alexander said.

"It's the day after Christmas".

Jaana Remes was happy to miss the large crowds at Sunvalley on Tuesday morning, after coming down from Davis to shop with her family.

"Some retailers are calling the week after Christmas the 13th month as people are finding it to be a boom time for purchases with sale merchandise and buying gift cards", Samson said.

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Christmas is over, but the stores are still seeing a rush of customers. "It's just the past year we're going to use those specific strands of lights".

Logsdon and her grandson were just part of a crowd of shoppers at local shops at the Cotton Exchange spending more money after Christmas.

Most sales at Renaissance range from 50 percent to 75 percent off. "It's a good time to be out", said Waterbury resident Abby Desocio.

He said he enjoyed his shopping experience at the mall Tuesday.

A report published Tuesday from credit card company Mastercard that tracked spending (across all payment types, including cash and check) from November 1 through December 24 showed that holiday sales increased 4.9 percent this year - the largest year-over-year increase since 2011.

"If they did not like it, I always give them the gift receipt", Casarrubias said. "Everything is ideal." She said.

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