Those looking to get out of the house and start their holiday shopping on Thanksgiving Day, take note: Your choice of stores will be limited.
Many brand-name retailers will be closed for the holiday.
Right now, at least 60 national merchants will not open on turkey day, including Nordstrom, Barnes & Noble, Neiman Marcus, Petsmart, Marshalls, Home Depot and Lowe’s, according to Bestblackfriday.com, which tracks holiday store closings.
Others are sure to follow. Some of the big kids on the retail block — Sears, Kmart and Target — tell me they are weighing their options.
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