The first sale starts online at 7 p.m. ET Nov. 3 and then in stores at 5 a.m. local time Nov. 5.
Sales of restaurant gift cards plunged by more than 30 percent over the Black Friday shopping weekend compared to the same period last year.
The U.S. saw a 427% increase in delivery and shipping-related scams amid Black Friday and Cyber Monday, according to data from cybersecurity firm Check Point Research.
Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Friday, according to Adobe Analytics.
To help you find the best early Black Friday deals we’ve rounded up the best sales that are currently online.
Alabama posted its best-ever holiday sales figures in 2019 at $3.25 billion, and this year’s sales are expected to match or slightly exceed that figure, despite the pandemic. Year-to-date consumer spending in Alabama through September ran almost 8% ahead of 2019 figures.
Americans estimated to shell out $148.5B on furniture, toys and tech upgrades.
With COVID still a problem and holiday season around, small businesses need strategies that will increase holiday season sales.