Competition is extremely fierce between stores this year since Thanksgiving is later. There are less shopping days in the holiday season which means stores have started their Black Friday sales earlier than ever and have engaged in price wars.
Check out these articles:
Black Friday Comes Early as U.S. Retailers Panic Over Holiday Sales
This Year, Black Friday Basically Starts a Week Early-If Not Sooner
Early Black Friday sales let shoppers sleep in
The below article from Brad's Black Friday (my favorite Black Friday site) tells you which stores are offering Black Friday prices this weekend:
Brad's Ultimate Black Friday Strategy: How You Can Win Black Friday with Walmart, Best Buy, and Everyone Else
Sears is one store that's allowing it's Show Your Way members to take advantage of Black Friday pricing starting tonight! My husband and I are hoping to snatch up this Craftsman tool chest. The Black Friday price is $99 and we should be able to get it at 7 p.m. central time tonight.
|Sears Craftsman 5-Drawer Standard Duty Tool Center|
The game has changed. No more waiting for the ads on Thanksgiving morning and sifting through them. Make your plan now and hit certain stores this weekend!