Black Friday

Do You Approve of ‘Black Friday’ Starting on Thanksgiving Day? — Survey of the Day
Do You Approve of ‘Black Friday’ Starting on Thanksgiving Day? — Survey of the Day
The big gimmick this Thanksgiving season is retailers beginning their Black Friday sales on Thursday, a day previously reserved for turkey and football with the family. This has understandably annoyed retail employees, who now have to work on what was previously a holiday. It also isn't necessarily winning over consumers.
Holiday Shopping Now Starts Before Black Friday or Cyber Monday — Dollars and Sense
Holiday Shopping Now Starts Before Black Friday or Cyber Monday — Dollars and Sense
While some fanatical Black Friday and Cyber Monday shoppers are already at the gates waiting to assault the holiday-shopping season with their fearsome craving for stuff, some retail analysts say the gates are actually open now and the race is already in progress. Thom Blischok, chief retail strategist for Booz and Company says, “Cyber Monday has begun, essentially. No question about it.” Read Mor