The biggest shopping holiday of the year is almost here, with nearly 164 million people preparing to shop during the Thanksgiving 2017 weekend, according to areportby the National Retail Federation.
While this deal-snagging weekend has become a family tradition in many households,retailers have also received backlash for their holiday-encroaching deals that seem to roll out earlier and earlier each year.
That’s why more and more companies likeREIandT.J. Maxxare prioritizing their employees and families by optingagainststaying open on Thanksgiving Day, choosing instead to keep their doors closed until Black Friday (or evenlater).
Below are 27 big-box stores that will be shutting their doors on Thanksgiving so their employees (and their customers), can enjoy Turkey Day and prep for the Black Friday frenzy:
Stores closed on Thanksgiving Day 2017:
1. A.C. MOORE
10. The Home Depot
11. Guitar Center
12. Jos. A. Bank
16. Nordstrom Rack
17. Neiman Marcus
20. Pier 1 imports
23. Sam’s Club
25. Sur La Table
27. T.J. Maxx
Amazon Echo Dot
Google Home Mini
Xbox One S 500GB Madden NFL 18 Bundle
Apple MacBook Air 13.3”
Acer Black 24.5” HDMI Widescreen LED Monitor
LG 4K Ultra-HD Blu-Ray Player w/ 3D Capability
Acer R 11 2-in-1 11.6” Touch-Screen Chromebook
Samsung 49” Class Curved 4K Smart LED TV
Apple Watch Series
Amazon Fire HD 10″:
Dell Inspiron 13” 2-in-1 PC
Beats Studio2 wireless headphones
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