Shoppers Queue Up For Black Friday Deals

Shoppers queue up for Black Friday deals

SECAUCUS, N.J./MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - U.S. shoppers searched for deals on high-definition televisions and popular toys on Friday, as retailers hoped that "Black Friday" would kick off the best holiday shopping season in three years.

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    Black Friday, which originated in the US ... Hundreds of people gathered at the Sandton Shopping Centre since 7am this morning, to secure their spots in the queue. Some are already complaining about long lines at various shops and scuffles.
    11/24/2016 - 9:42 pm | View Link
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  • Black Friday has begun! First shoppers through the doors ...
    At 5am Tesco opened its doors for deal hunters to snap up Black Friday bargains - but shoppers in Newcastle seemed rather unimpressed
    11/25/2016 - 9:05 am | View Website
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