Traditionally Black Friday is the beginning of the Christmas shopping and it is known as Thanksgiving Day in United States of America. In the late 19th and early 20th century, Santa parades normally held by the sponsorship of departmental stores. That time it was a big opportunity to advertise departmental stores them self.
Now it is an unwritten rule that stores can’t do that. Now days it become an officially day started celebrating Christmas by the shopping. Before this day, lots of websites are publishing ads on their site about shopping. They are advertising goods by showing price. In some countries, retailers send goods to customer home by online order in advance of Black Friday. This is the Black Friday. The day is also known as thanks giving day as well. However, Black Friday is the busiest shopping day since 2005.
On this day, most of retailers open their shop early in the morning around 4 am even earlier with a promotional sale to kick off the shopping season of the year, similar to Boxing Day sales in many British Commonwealth countries. Though it is not a government holiday, most of non-retails employers give their associates day off to increase number of customer to shop. As shop opening common time is 6 am but on that day they are opening shop on 4am or earlier and forced their employers to not enough sleep or miss all or part of thanks giving with family and relatives. Several retailers like Best Buy, Target, Kohis, Macy’s and Bealls open in midnight and also they are publishing their promotional offer on websites.
Black friday varies in November 23 to November 29. In the year of 2023, the Black Friday is on 24th November and the day is related with Thanksgiving Day, Christmas, Cyber Monday and Boxing Day.
Black Friday is day after Thanksgiving day in the United States and falls on the Friday after the fourth Thursday in November. It is a holiday and busy shopping day as well.