Black Friday Shoppers Hungry for New Experiences, New Tech
Friday, 2 December 2016 Many consumers will rush to shopping malls and give their mobile devices a workout later this week. Fifty-nine percent of the U.S. population, or 137.4 million shoppers, is expected to hunt for bargains over Black Friday weekend, according to new survey from the National Retail Federation. The figures are up slightly from 58.7 percent, or 135.8 million shoppers, a year ago.
Every Thanksgiving, crazy Black Friday sales mean there are even more insane Black Friday disasters. Whether it’s shoppers trampling a Walmart employee to death, Target shoppers letting a man die or a marine getting stabbed at a Best Buy, Black Friday deals can lead to Black Friday deaths....
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