Shoppers hungry for Black Friday deals this Thanksgiving

Shoppers hungry for Black Friday deals this Thanksgiving

It's Thanksgiving Day. Whether you're looking for something last-minute to get for your Thanksgiving meal or you're just wanting to do some shopping after your big feast, you may be interested in visiting a Dollar Store near you. On Black Friday, that online total is expected to reach $6 billion. As of early morning Friday, the Macy's flagship store in NY, which opened all night, had a steady stream of shoppers, mostly tourists. It was a marketing term coined by the National Retail Federation for online retailers to mirror the shopping craze felt by brick-and-mortar stores on Black Friday.

"The air fryers, that's a biggie, anything.small electrics, coffee makers, griddles, sheets and blankets are always another big thing on Black Friday for us", said Young.

Big Lots: Opens at 7 a.m.to midnight on Thanksgiving and 6 a.m. on Black Friday.

The Best Buy stores open at 5 pm for Black Friday.

Still, Black Friday isn't what it used to be.

Kohl's opens at 5 p.m. on November 22 (Thanksgiving Day), and in addition to a huge lineup of Black Friday deals, shoppers get $15 Kohl's Cash for every $50 spent from November 19 to 23.

Macy's is offering free in-store only door-busters.

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'Since Black Friday was adopted by Britons back in 2013, retailers have increasingly moved offers online, and that coincidentally is where a higher proportion of younger consumers can be found'.

Just how good are the deals on Thanksgiving and Black Friday? "Companies only provided limited information which makes it hard to gauge how successful Black Friday has been". For this reason, some people believe Black Friday is becoming less of a day and more of a week of deals. Walmart and GameStop have already fully released their Black Friday 2018 deals.

Thanksgiving day is tracking toward one of the fastest growing retail days in online shopping history. Economists at Oxford Economics said Wednesday's sentiment report, "suggests that recent equity market volatility is weighing on sentiment for those who own a large majority of stocks, while wage gains are emboldening those in the lower echelons of the income distribution".

Books A Million -4 p.m. until 12 a.m.

Sears will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day 2018, and the Sears doorbusters include 55% off a Kenmore refrigerator and over 50% off DieHard industrial boots.

Bed Bath and Beyond: Closed on Thanksgiving.

GameStop: Opens at 3 p.m. until 10 p.m.

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