Black Friday is upon us and the advertised sales for the popular shopping day have already begun popping up everywhere.
"It's just a better alternative to Black Friday", he said, adding that it's a good idea for people to "always save up their quarters, nickels and dimes" for a day like Black Thursday. Find all Walmart Black Friday 2017 Ad as soon as other major retailers released them.
Hours before the store even opened, many were giving thanks in the cold on the sidewalk outside the store. Many store managers say they're trying to keep up with online deals, but shoppers say some of the best deals are in store.
Thanksgiving: Open from 6 p.m.to 2 a.m. There are more than 400 sales available today - we counted!
Every year, retailers have been adjusting their hours on Thanksgiving in order to accommodate many shoppers looking to get a great bargain.
"Of those considering shopping the long holiday weekend, the survey found that 20 percent plan to shop on Thanksgiving Day (32 million) but Black Friday will remain the busiest day with 70 percent planning to shop then (115 million)", the federation reported.
One shopper said he got in line at 5 a.m.to make sure he could get the best deal on a television from Best Buy.
Back at the Ellenton mall, Sam Lippert and husband Lee Silva sat patiently in line waiting for Michael Kors to open.
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Thanksgiving: 5 p.m.to 1 a.m. The store will have special holiday-themed events like pictures with Santa, crafts and games.
Edinburgh Premium Outlets: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Doors will open at 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving.
Dacia have announced they will be giving the "Black Friday" madness a wide berth. See the ad here.
Store closings have more than tripled to a record 6,700, according to Fung Global Retail and Technology, a retail think tank.