(NEW YORK) — Retailers are pushing the envelope again this Thanksgiving with earlier store openings.
Target announced on Monday that it will open on Thanksgiving at 9 p.m. at some stores for its Black Friday sale, which in the past began the day after Thanksgiving.
Toys R’ Us announced Monday that it will open its doors Thanksgiving at 8 p.m.
Walmart will be openings its doors at 8 p.m. while Sears will open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, up from 4 a.m. on Black Friday last year.
Kmart will be open Thanksgiving Day from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., then it will close and reopen 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Macy’s, Kohl’s and Best Buy open at midnight.
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