Home Depot is getting rid of Black Friday (at least for a year). What should brands do instead?

Is the home improvement retailer on to something?

Home Depot stores might not be this empty on Black Friday, but the chain is trying to deter a crush of shoppers on the day after Thanksgiving. (Photo credit: Getty Images)
Home Depot stores might not be this empty on Black Friday, but the chain is trying to deter a crush of shoppers on the day after Thanksgiving. (Photo credit: Getty Images)

Black Friday is going to look different this year, as retailers deter shoppers from swarming stores.

One company that has already changed its day-after-Thanksgiving plans is Home Depot. This week, the retailer said it will offer sales throughout the holiday season, instead of just focusing on one day. 

Are you a fan of Home Depot’s move? Or would you like to see something else from retail brands?

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