Black Friday frenzy on Thanksgiving
NH stores look to lure shoppers hours before Black Friday – but many aren’t buying
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But to a -- out to the busiest shopping day that's Black Friday a couple of days away from now and it will begin early yet some stores in New England tomorrow night. Our business editor Peter how joins us now the look at how preparations for this big. We until they are going Peter. Thanks Mike and it's -- both on the many retailers kind of holiday season shopping for the 40% of their annual revenue and The National Retail Federation. This -- and overall skills would be up about four point 1% from last year smaller increase than 2011. At him relentlessly growing online shopping in many retailers can't wait and won't wait for Black Friday. Here at Salem New Hampshire black Fridays start before Thanksgiving turkeys are off the table or even on the table. -- -- to door buster deals on Thursday before the Black Friday kick off at 5 AM this target will open at 9 PM Thanksgiving night. I can't -- -- actually. Excited -- Brian -- is looking for TV and more all the new stuff to assess. The prices this. And this Wal-Mart and Salem is going to even farther it's going to be opened all 24 hours at Thanksgiving 1201 AM to midnight and go shopping on Thanksgiving I think it's kind of crazy that the -- If people that work here can't take -- day off. You know in I have to work enjoy it differently even in live and shot free or die New Hampshire a lot of that feeling I really wish they wouldn't. You know I think it just kinda. Infringes on those you have to work now. Whereas where they had a date abuse and the friends of that's important I. Don't agree with and I think thinks givens for families and it should be. Kept that way I'd rather be with family. Friends. Every -- seems to get I would advocate here and a little better of it and creeping back into Thanksgiving Day Salem police lieutenant jolt bullets at the Thanksgiving openings present a huge job for police. All of the troops will be felt. -- Full manpower in addition will be hiring additional officers to supplement our regular and -- staffing levels. On top of that several stores throughout throughout the time in the area have hired us have -- additional police patrols. Both Thanksgiving and the Black Friday frenzy Manny will happily skipped try to avoid it to stay home I did that once and I never do it can't. -- it's crazy. Now Black Friday at Wal-Mart and also include Lieber strikes Wal-Mart has filed an unfair labor practice charge claiming that the united food and commercial workers union has been. Trying to bloody nonunion workers at one -- to walk off the job on Friday -- group called our Wal-Mart for the stage demonstrations. At multiple locations and Lester left and ruling. Which could come tomorrow from the National Labor Relations Board Mike. We'll see if those demonstrations materialized Peter thank you.