Sweaters and Cashmere:

Stock up now on next winter’s sweaters with steep sales


In spring, stores entice warm-weather runners with sales

Vacuum Cleaners:

Retailers slash prices now to make room for new models in June

Snow Blowers:

Come April, demand is low, so scoop up one for next year

Office Furniture:

Retailers cater to home businesses starting after tax season


This is the season for repositioning cruises, which have fewer ports of call but are cheaper and of great value


After the Japanese fiscal year closes at the end of March, retailers make room for new models of Japanese electronics