Remember when Thanksgiving was one of the few days of the year where every store was closed and Black Friday mayhem was reserved for, well, Friday? Well, not anymore. These days more and more stores are starting their Black Friday sales on Thursday – sometimes as early as 6 a.m. At least it’s good to know we have options when we get tired of turkey and/or family.
If you are one of the 140 million people that the National Retail Federation expects to shop this weekend (33 million of whom are planning to shop on Thanksgiving Day), remember to have fun and, most importantly, stay safe. To that end, insurer Chubb has provided the following infographics for both retailers and consumers who want to stay out of harm’s way and make sure their experience is a success.