Successful online retailers plan their sales strategy around important shopping dates for e-commerce merchants. These key dates are essential for retailers to organize their sales, promotions and marketing activities to target the right consumers at the right time.
By strategizing in advance, you’ll be able to convert online shoppers hunting for the perfect gift into purchasing customers. We’ve made it easy for you with a list, exportable calendar and a downloadable PDF with tips to help you sell more in 2014.
As an online merchant, you should be informed all of the key shopping dates around the world, 365 days of the year. Here’s our annual list of important shopping dates for e-commerce merchants 2014 including international holidays to help you make the most of the top shopping dates for consumers all over the world.
ECOMMERCE SHOPPING DATES 2014
Back to school season (Australia)
2: NFL Super Bowl XLVIII
7 – 23: Winter Olympics Games
14: Valentine’s Day
17: St. Patrick’s Day
20: Spring Begins
30: Mother’s Day (UK)
20: Easter Sunday
22: Earth Day
11: Mother’s Day (USA, Australia, Canada)
23 – 26: Memorial Day Weekend (USA)
12: FIFA World Cup Begins
15: Father’s Day (USA, UK, Canada)
21: Summer Begins
1: Canada Day (Canada)
4: Independence Day (USA)
27: Parent’s Day
Back to School Season (USA, UK)
29 – Sept 1: Labor Day Weekend
3 – 11: NYC Fashion Week
7: Grandparent’s Day
16: Boss’s Day (USA)
11: Single’s Day (China)
28: Black Friday
1: Cyber Monday
7: Free Delivery Day
16: Hanukkah Begins
25: Christmas Day
26: Boxing Day (Canada, UK)
We’re sharing even more dates in our Google Calendar Key Shopping Dates.Sync these important dates to your calendar or desktop applications or export it as an excel document.
PrestaShop Addons’ is offering a FREE E-commerce Calendar 2014 including additional dates and key tips to help you run successful sales and marketing campaigns. Perfect to print and keep next to your work station!
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