Preparing for Black Friday: Millions expected to shop

Preparing for Black Friday: Millions expected to shop

They will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving and will remain open until 2 a.m. Dick's Sporting Goods will reopen Friday from 5 a.m. -10 p.m.

Uniontown Mall General Manager Pam Moore confirmed the closure, but noted that the hours for the mall's department stores may vary.

Best Buy will open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day and will stay open until 1 a.m. Friday.

"Black Friday has become black November", quipped Steve Barr, head of the USA retail and consumer sector at PwC, the accounting and advisory firm.

The World will print its Thanksgiving Day paper, which will be full of advertisements with Black Friday deals, a day early. Reopens Black Friday from 8 10 p.m.

Barr said there's another reason why retailers open Thanksgiving Day: It's a way for them to persuade customers to return before December 25.

Most consumers haven't bought their Thanksgiving turkey yet, but it's already the holiday shopping season in the minds of many retailers. K-Mart will open at 6 p.m., Target plans to open at 6 p.m. and close at midnight, and Walmart will open at 6 p.m., too.

They will open at 8 a.m. on Black Friday.

Also, if a bank branch is located in an area such as a college campus that is closed off to visitors on Black Friday, that bank location will likely be closed. The company is also highlighting deals that will only be available at certain hours.

The Albany Mall will give stores the choice to open on Thanksgiving. I go to the store, get my TV and I'm home in an hour and watching it. Instead, doors will open at 7:45 a.m. on Friday.

The annual shopping extravaganza that is Black Friday is almost upon us.

Filled with holiday sales inserts and special Thanksgiving greetings, you'll want to sit back and read this special edition amid your special holiday celebrations and traditions.

Sears says most of its stores will be open from 6 midnight on Thanksgiving, though some will be closed for the holiday.

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But Danziger said many chains still opt to open Thanksgiving Day "because they're desperate to squeeze every last dollar out of their customers", she said. Vincent, who has been following Black Friday deals since 2005, said we could be seeing something unprecedented this year.