Shoppers line up at 3:30 am looking for Black Friday deals

25 November, 2017, 00:46 | Author: Dustin Murphy
  • Shoppers line up at 3:30 am looking for Black Friday deals

MA is one of three states that prohibit stores from opening on Thanksgiving Day, but shoppers here seem to be making up for lost time.

Traditionally the day after Thanksgiving, this year Black Friday falls on Friday November 25, 2016 What is the difference between Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

Shoppers amassed at retailers across the country to shop deep discounts on Black Friday, but many stuck to the sofa and shopped deals from their smartphones.

Hundreds of people are lining up to get into Best Buy locations across the USA for Black Friday sales.

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The deals have been offered for days in the run-up to the event, as consumers were expected to spend nearly £8 billion over just a few days.

Boxing Day is still the biggest shopping day in Canada.

Relatively few early-morning shoppers turned out on Black Friday to mark the start of the USA holiday shopping season, as more people picked up deals online and the traditional rush was split by stores opening the night before.

$1.52bn was spent online in the United States during Thanksgiving (up to 5pm ET), according to figures from Adobe - a growth of 16.8 per cent year-on-year.

Bargain hunters rushed to local stores on Black Friday to bag deals on a laundry list of must-haves, some waking before dawn to beat crowds of shoppers.Some stores, like Boscov's, opened doors as early as 6 a.m.to welcome bargain fanatics.

When are Black Friday sales in full swing?

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