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Leather Tree

November 11, 2009 06:00 ET

Illinois Internet Company Sees Christmas Come Early With Black Friday-Like Sales Before Thanksgiving

ISLAND LAKE, IL--(Marketwire - November 11, 2009) - If you were disturbed to see Christmas decorations going up before Halloween, you're not alone, many shoppers have noted Christmas displays are going up earlier and earlier each year, but according to Illinois internet company, retailers are simply following shopping trends.

"It's a tough year to be spending money on Christmas gifts, so many shoppers are starting early, buying one gift at a time to spread out their payments," said Jacqueline Berger, president of Leather Tree. "We have already seen an increase in sales of our leather Christmas gifts, with many buyers selecting our professional debossing for a special, personalized touch."

According to the National Retail Federation, Black Friday is no longer the start of the shopping season, it now starts before Halloween. Many retailers have already started pushing big Christmas sales, and are limiting the amount of merchandising they are putting out this year. Some are even claiming shoppers that wait till the last minute will be disappointed to find nothing left, but is an exception.

"We have stocked up on all our best selling Christmas gifts and offer 2nd day and next day express delivery for those really last-minute shoppers," said Berger. "Unlike shopping at a brick-and-mortar store, we're open 24 hours a day, and we clearly state how long it takes to ship each item next to its description." carries a wide selection of great Christmas gifts for mom, dad, and everyone else on the list, including leather briefcases, portfolios, organizers, luggage and more. Shoppers can place orders up until December 23 and still receive their Christmas gifts in time (shipping times vary by designer).

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About Leather Tree:

At, the philosophy is simple: Customer satisfaction is everything. In business for 11 years, they have been rated "1A" in customer service, ease of ordering, products, pricing and shipping. At their leather lines are chosen very carefully. In order to qualify, each manufacturer must meet a stringent code of customer satisfaction. Excellent quality products, fair pricing, quick shipping and a liberal return policy are a few of the qualifications necessary to become a supplier.

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