Black Friday sales up despite anxiety

Spillman, Benjamin
December 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);12/8/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 49, pP14
The article reports that Black Friday sales in the U.S. have increased despite the economic crisis. According to retail consulting firm ShopperTrak, sales have grown by 9% in the U.S. However, analysts claim that the surge in Black Friday sales would not have a long-term effect and expect the worst holiday sales season since 1991.


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