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Site Outages Plague Walmart, J.Crew, Lowe’s, Best Buy, Office Depot During Black Friday Weekend

“Despite retailers having all year to prepare for the deluge of online shoppers on Thanksgiving weekend, some of the industry’s biggest players experienced web site outages throughout the weekend. Shoppers at WalmartJ.CrewGameStoplululemonUlta BeautyLowe’sBest Buy and Office Depot all reported outages during the period between Wednesday and Cyber Monday, and these unhappy would-be buyers wasted no time highlighting the issues on social media.”