NOV 20, 2019 07:30 PM PST

Black Friday: The numbers behind the biggest shopping day in the world

WRITTEN BY: Liat Ben-Senior

The holiday season is upon us. As we are gearing up for Thanksgiving dinner, most Americans are already starting to plan their holiday shopping and Black Friday is the official kickoff of the shopping season. With average saving between 20% to 60%, over 70% of Americans will be shopping for deals this Black Friday. We gathered stats and numbers behind the busiest shopping day in the world. Before starting our shopping spree this year, let's remind ourselves that the most important things in our lives aren't things! Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

 

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  • Content and marketing professional specializing in the biotech and life sciences industry. My scientific background includes immunology and molecular biology research, both in academia as well as in industry. A constant learner, who is fascinated by the forefront of science. Very excited to join Labroots’ team of writers.
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