National Retail Federation: 147 Million To Shop Black Friday Weekend

As many are preparing for big meals and finalizing Thanksgiving plans, retailers are getting ready for the biggest shopping day of the year.
Some 147 million people are expected to shop during Black Friday weekend, News 14 Carolina reports, citing figures from the National Retail Federation. That’s a slight decrease from 2011, according to the report.
Retailers are releasing Black Friday deals and opening their doors earlier β€” some on Thursday β€” in an effort to bring in a bigger share of shoppers’ dollars.

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