Cymax has a new look – and new savings

Have you checked out the brand new Cymax homepage? As you may have guessed from that big banner, our holiday specials have arrived!   Without further adieu, here’s how you can beat the crowds and and save up to 60% on top brand furniture at Cymax. Big discounts 18-60% discount on select bedroom and living room […]

Congratulations @AnEveryDayJen for winning our $125 Linkedin Contest

We are happy to announce the winner of our Linkedin/Twitter Giveaway for $125. Jen, (@EveryDayJen, formerly @jen276here) was the first person to tell us that we rank 168th on the Internet Retailer Top 500 rankings for 2010, and DM us with her LinkedIn account information for verification. Jen has told us that she plans on […]

Why is Black Friday called Black Friday?

You might be surprised to learn that ‘Black Friday’ – two of the most powerful words in the shopper’s dictionary – wasn’t always a term of endearment.   Dark beginnings The phrase, which has been used throughout history to describe various disasters, was first attached to day-after Thanksgiving sales by frustrated Philadelphia police in the 1960s. The […]

What product recall?

How do you keep track of product safety information? According to a recent study published in Parade Magazine, fewer than 50 per cent of Americans fill out product registration cards. And less than 25 per cent actively research safety recalls online.   Lazy or outdated? Sure, paper registration seems archaic in the digital age (we would […]

Crazy for Black Friday deals?

Just a little over two weeks to go — are you as excited about Black Friday as we are? Here’s a great new infographic from BlackFriday2011 that looks at some interesting trends ahead of the big day. Remember to keep an eye on this blog, as well as our Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn profiles, for all Cymax’s Black Friday […]

November Cymax Giveaways

Cymax is giving away a series of $50 gift codes to through our twitter account @cymaxstores_. Customers using the codes will be able to use them towards checkouts valued at $50 or greater. To learn more about the time and day that the codes will be given out, make sure to follow @cymaxstores_ and […]

Black Friday teaser: Where’s the action?

With Black Friday just around the corner, many eager shoppers are wondering where they’ll find the most retail action. It’s difficult to say where the best bargains will be found ahead of the release of official deals, but pre-existing data show which cities are likely lay down the most cash.   Where are the biggest […]

Product safety: There’s an app for that

  Here’s something for the Consumer Product Safety Commission to take note of. Down Under, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched an iPhone app that provides customers with easily accessible information on recalled consumer goods.   Safety starts at the shops According to ACCC, the Recalls Australia app is intended to help […]

Find out more about Cymax

Many customers don’t realize that Cymax’s back-story is just as impressive as our huge range of furniture – and that we’re growing just as quickly. A spectacular story It’s the stuff of movies, really: It’s 2003, and a young entrepreneur is searching for a TV stand online. He isn’t happy with the selection so he […]