Many people still do not want to see stores open on Thanksgiving Day.
Blackfriday.com - which tracks retailers' holiday deals and hours - has received confirmation from six USA shopping centers that their Macy's locations will open at 5 P.M. on Thanksgiving Day.
We're inching closer and closer to Black Friday and Thanksgiving and that begs the question - which retailers will stay open and which will close their doors for the holiday? Thanksgiving Day will be quieter compared to past year, according to marketing solutions firm Market Track.
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Black Friday will take place on November 24 this year. They will re-open again on Friday.
As some retailers trim their Thanksgiving Day hours or keep their doors shut entirely, department store giant Macy's is bucking the trend. In previous years, Macy's had been opening at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. In January, the company announced the closing of 68 stores nationwide (including in Athens) and lay-offs of about 4,000 employees.
The site has also begun to compile a list of stores that will remain closed on Thanksgiving Day this year. The event has been moving closer and closer to Thanksgiving and now many stores start their sales on Thanksgiving day.