Credit card machines were busy as bargain hunters at Best Buy make doorbuster purchases just after midnight on Black Friday in Dunwoody, Ga. All of the store's 120 employees were on hand to ring up Gray Thursday and Black Friday items.Photo by Associated Press /Chattanooga Times Free Press.
Based upon results from previous years measured by ShoppersTrak, the busiest days for shopping malls and centers during the holidays should be:
• 1. Friday, Nov. 29 (Black Friday)
• 2. Saturday Dec. 21
• 3. Saturday, Dec. 14
• 4. Saturday, Dec. 7
• 5. Thursday, Dec. 26 (Day after Christmas)
Source: ShopperTrak, the world’s largest provider of retail shopper analytics
Dave Flessner is the business editor for the Times Free Press. A journalist for 35 years, Dave has been business editor and projects editor for the Chattanooga Times Free Press, city editor for The Chattanooga Times, business and county reporter for the Chattanooga Times, correspondent for the Lansing State Journal and Ingham County News in Michigan, staff writer for the Hastings Daily Tribune in Nebraska, and news director for WCBN-FM in Michigan. Dave, a native ...