Black Friday on Thanksgiving Thursday
MILWAUKEE-It's not a move without controversy, but many retailers are opening on Thanksgiving.
Here is a random sampling of some of the retailers:
Toys \"R\" Us will open Milwaukee area stores at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving evening and remain open through Black Friday
For the first time ever, Kohl's will open its doors at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day to help customers get a jump on their holiday shopping lists. For added excitement during the Black Friday event, Kohl's will pick up the tab for four shoppers in the first four hours in each of its stores across the country as part of Kohl's Dream Receipt program.
For the first time, Staples will be open on Thanksgiving, giving holiday shoppers earlier-than-ever access to Staples' incredible Black Friday deals and savings on gifts. This is the first time the retailer has given in-store access to shoppers the evening before Black Friday.
Target Stores to Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving for Black Friday Deals. Shoppers to enjoy 26 hours of Black Friday savings, kicking off at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 28
Brookfield Square Mall will be opening its doors at 8 pm on Thanksgiving night to give shoppers a jump start on their Black Friday shopping! Department stores including Boston Store, JCPenney and Sears will be open and ready for shoppers with door buster deals and great gifts!
Walmart tells CBS 58 News it is offering Black Friday sales starting at 8 p.m. Thursday.