Bay Area Stores Open Early, Close Late In Battle With Online RetailersDespite the seemingly inexorable move toward online shopping, Bay Area malls and shops saw encouraging crowds on Black Friday. Christin Ayers reports. (11-25-16)
Indian People Stage Protest At Emeryville Shopping DistrictHoliday shoppers shared sidewalk space with protesters in Emeryville on Black Friday. The demonstration was coordinated by Indian People Organizing for Change because, they say, the shopping area is on the site of a sacred native peoples' burial ground. Melissa Caen reports. (11-25-16)
Oakland Promotes Shopping At Local-Owned Small Businesses On 'Plaid Friday'Mayor Libby Schaaf spent Friday urging people to support stores that are homegrown in Oakland. Da Lin reports. (11-25-16)
Retailers Hopeful For Improved Holiday Shopping SeasonMerchants are looking toward a bright shopping season and expect it to be the best since 2008. Sharon Chin reports. (11-25-16)
Anti-Shoppers Seek Solace Outdoors On 'Green Friday'KPIX 5's Don Ford went looking for people who wanted nothing to do with "Black Friday" shopaholicism. He found quite a few. (11-25-16)
Black Friday Shoppers Get A Thursday StartWhile many folks are putting away leftover turkey others are putting on their shopping game faces. The Black Friday onslaught on Bay Area retail outlets is well underway. Betty Yu reports. (11-24-16)
Team Coverage: Thanksgiving Shoppers Get Jump on Black FridayHoliday shoppers are already taking advantage of Black Friday deals even before the turkey is cleaned off the plate. Kiet Do and Jessica Flores report. (11-24-1 6)
ConsumerWatch Sunday Focus: Credit Card SecurityThe holiday shopping season is also the season for credit card fraud. Julie Watts asks Sean McQuay, from NerdWallet, about ways consumers can protect their credit when wielding the plastic. (11-20-16)
Customers Boycott New Balance Shoe Company For Exec's Pro-Trump CommentsThe New Balance shoe company is doing some damage control. Melissa Caen reports. (11-11-16)
San Jose Goodwill Store Opens An Upscale BoutiqueA new Goodwill in San Jose is changing its thrifty reputation and going upscale. Devin Fehely reports. (11/7/16)
Shoppers' Boycott Of Ivanka Trump Gathers SteamA Bay Area woman is behind a boycott on Ivanka Trump's clothing line. Christin Ayers reports. (10/24/16)
ConsumerWatch: Sneaky SubscriptionsIt's the way a lot of businesses work these days: you buy or try something online and, somehow, you end up enrolled in a subscription plan. Consumer reporter Julie Watts has advice on how to cancel subscriptions you may not even realize you have. (7-15-16)
Consumer Reports' Pre-Paid Credit Card Investigator Talks To ConsumerWatch's Julie WattsConsumerWatch's Julie Watts talks to Jeff Blyskal, lead investigator for Consumer Reports' prepaid credit card probe.
ConsumerWatch: Tips 'n' Tricks For Ordering Flowers OnlineValentine Day is almost here and that means a lot of people will be paying a lot of money for flowers. But, before you go online in hopes of scoring a deal consumer reporter Julie Watts has a warning. (2-12-16)
Fans Line Up In Oakland For Marshawn Lynch's 'Beast Mode' Store OpeningOakland's mayor Libby Schaaf proclaimed Friday "Beast Mode Day." Da Lin reports. (2-5-16)
Makeup Store Nyx Opens At Valley Fair Mall In San JoseFans of the makeup brand Nyx lined up in the rain for the grand opening of the brand's first brick-and-mortar store at Westfield Valley Fair mall. Devin Fehely reports. (1-22-16)
2 Bay Area Walmart Stores Set to CloseTwo Bay Area Walmart stores -- in Oakland and San Jose -- are closing this month, according to company officials. Da Lin reports. (1-15-16)
Shopping With IslaVinnie talks briefly about his trip to Whole Foods with his 2-year-old daughter. (01/04/2016)
Last-Minute Shoppers Brave Cold, Wet WeatherKPIX 5's Jackie Ward went to San Francisco's Union Square to talk to shoppers who were undaunted by slick streets and cold, wet weather. (12-24-15)
Toy Sales Boom, Buoyed By Demand For All Things Star WarsRetailers expect this to be the best year for toy sales in a decade and leading the pack are Star Wars-theme items. Sharon Chin reports. (11-27-15)
Black Friday Shoppers Crowd Livermore Outlet MallPeople packed into malls on this Black Friday but how much were they spending? Retailers from Macy's to Nordstrom to The Gap have reported weak sales the past few months. Da Lin reports from Livermore. (11-27-15)
Thanksgiving Day Shoppers Brave Crowds And Cold To Grab BargainsKPIX 5's Sharon Chin reports from a San Jose Best Buy where shoppers wasted no time after the last bite of pie to hit the store aisles. (11-26-15)
Uzie's Reviewzies (Ep. 38) - Blend-Fil PencilUzette reviews the Minwax® Blend-Fil® Pencils. They are designed to "easy touch-up and repair of scratches and nail holes in stained and finished wood." Instagram: @Uzette Disclaimer: I am not associated with any brands mentioned in this video.
Uzie's Reviewzies (Ep. 37) - Halloween JarsThought this would be perfect to get into the Halloween spirit! Can't wait to have these at our event. Instagram: @Uzette Disclaimer: I am not affiliated with any brands mentioned.