Black Friday Kicks Off Holiday Shopping Season

Cyber Monday your sales guide

Cyber Monday your sales guide

Shoppers flocked to the Cross County Shopping Center in Yonkers to catch some Black Friday deals.

At Best Buy Canada on Dundas Street West and Bay Street in Toronto, doors opened at 6:00 a.m. on Friday, with about two dozen shoppers waiting in line outside.

The National Retail Federation estimates that 69 percent of Americans, or 164 million, people will take advantage of the deals retailers offer on a vast variety of goods in stores and online.

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As for those consumers don't want to join the crowd in-store and prefer shopping online at either Walmart.com or in-app, the sales begins at a minute after midnight of Thanksgiving Thursday, Nov. 23.

Canadians will "tap, swipe and click their way" through Black Friday and Cyber Monday and into the holiday season under a "cloud of debt", Manulife Bank of Canada said.

"We like the old tradition where it started on Black Friday", said Lenore Bellinger, a Ballston Spa resident.

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$1.52bn was spent online in the USA during Thanksgiving (up to 5pm ET), according to figures from Adobe - a growth of 16.8 per cent year-on-year.

Black Friday also marks the start of holiday hours at Crossgates Mall.

The Arkansas-based retailer has already revealed its plans last week as well its location stores opening times and window hours in its tens of thousand location stores across the United States.

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