Friday, November 23, 2012
It's not too late to strategize for Black Friday.
Here are just a handful of the circulars, previews and Black Friday deals you can find online today before you head out to the stores: Walmart Target Michael's AC Moore Kohls Best Buy Toys R Us Sports Authority Dick’s Sporting Goods Macy's This list is just a sampling of the many online circulars and specials. To search for more, check out these sites for Black Friday sales or check each individual business: The Black Friday BF Ads
The line was around the parking lot at Best Buy and down the sidewalk at Kmart around midnight on Thanksgiving.
The South Shore Plaza, Best Buy and Kmart had block-busting lines on Black Friday 2012 in Braintree. Around midnight the crowds grew even larger and police were out in force making sure the peace was kept. At the Plaza, which opened several hours earlier than years past, crowds were drawn to almost every entrance, and were especially large at Target and Macy's.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday rule the shopping roost after Thanksgiving.
If you have a black belt in Black Friday shopping, listen up: area big-box retailers are gearing up to dazzle bargain hunters even earlier this year—starting on Thanksgiving Day! Last week, Walmart (in Weymouth) announced that it would open its doors at 1 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 23 and offer holiday doorbusters while supplies last. These include deals on TVs, iPads, an electric scooter for $79 and a steam mop for $39. Not to be outdone, Target (at the South Shore Plaza) and Best Buy (right in Braintree) are also planning all-out holiday shopping assaults. Target's deals begin at 9 p.m. According to an ad leaked online, the best deals will be for TVs, a Nook, a Nikon camera and an XBOX 360 Kinect bundle. At the Best Buy in Braintree, doors …