Mother’s Day is the second biggest shopping holiday in the country, suggested by a survey done in 2013 by National Retail Foundation. Celebrated to honor mother and motherhood, this special day evidence a huge number of buyers reaching into their wallets for exclusive gifts like clothing, flowers and jewelry for mom.
And to celebrate the day, like most of us, you must have prepared your ‘to do’ list.
To do: Buying gifts for mom and planning a day out.
Is the list still waiting for your check off because you are looking for last minute shopping? Well, you are not alone if you think so, as few people shop in advance. Most like to opt for last minute buying as they may get some good offers and discounts.
Now that you are one of them, here are few ways you can shop smartly to get the best gift deal.
Decide your gift and shop online:
The future of shopping is online, so why not to enter into the future now. You can find almost everything online. So just decide your gift choice and look for a suitable web store to buy. There are florists, card shops, jewelry stores, clothing stores and everything online. So if you’ve decided for mother’s jewelry or kitchen accessories, look exclusive online stores for it.
Subscribe their e-mailers and newsletter:
Most online stores offer lucrative deals and discounts for special events like Mother’s Day. They send regular e-mailers and news updates to their subscribers for the same. These updates also have special coupon codes which you can use to avail the offer. So when you select your gift and intended store to purchase it, subscribe their email service and check your inbox for regular updates. When you think the deal is perfect, shop the gift.
Follow their social media pages:
Shopping on social media platforms like Facebook, twitter or Google plus is a new trend. Many stores offer special (generally more discounts then their website) deals on their social media pages. Following your favorite online store would definitely save you extra.
So shoppers, grab those last minute deals, free gifts and special discounts to make this Mother’s Day special for your most adorable women (of course we can’t forget wife, daughter, sister and grandmother).