Retailers Join USA Network’s ‘America’s Big Deal’ Shopping Series
USA Network has set its retail panel for the new, first-of-its-kind shoppable live competition series America’s Big Deal from inventor and entrepreneur Joy Mangano and hosted by Access Hollywood journalist Scott Evans. Several of America’s biggest retail giants, QVC and HSN, Lowe’s and Macy’s, will join forces to be a part of this series that has a mission “to lift up the nation’s greatest inventors and small businesses by inviting them to sell their products live on-air to home viewers through One Platform Commerce @ NBCU.”
Each week competitors will take the stage to pitch their product to America and the person with the highest dollar sales at the end of the show will win the chance to strike a life-changing deal with one of the three retail giants.
Premiering Thursday, Oct. 14, at 9 p.m. ET on USA Network, America’s Big Deal will introduce the at-home audience to aspiring entrepreneurs who, after facing a challenging year for small businesses, are eager to sell their ingenious, ready-to-ship products live in primetime. Their inventive products will cross a wide range of product categories, including home solutions, electronics, games, pets and many more.
Knowing a dream, nationwide retail purchase order is on the line for the entrepreneur who makes the highest dollar sales, these inventors will prepare bold and innovative product pitches.
By purchasing their favorite products each week using ShoppableTV and NBCUniversal Checkout, live viewers at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT will take an active role in deciding which entrepreneur will stand before the retail panel as the night’s winner.
As giants in their respective industries, QVC and HSN, Lowe’s and Macy’s will each have a brand representative on the panel. Throughout each episode, all three panelists will offer the entrepreneurs marketplace insights and business advice based on their professional expertise and experience. The entrepreneur with the highest sales during the episode’s buying window will be declared the winner with the opportunity for life-changing potential purchase order deal offers from any of the three retailers.