Why are retailers ruining Thanksgiving?
Commentary: Customers want Black Friday to start on Thursday
CHICAGO (MarketWatch) — Say goodbye to Thanksgiving, and Black Friday while you’re at it. Retailers are wrecking holiday time for shoppers and shop workers alike.
This year will see an unprecedented move by the big boys of retail to open their stores earlier than ever on Thanksgiving Day, putting pressure on the traditions — from indulging in an oversize dinner to loafing around watching football — that many families hold sacred.