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For Once, Christmas Shopping Is Not Starting Earlier This Year

This post originally appeared on Business Insider. Retailers have officially lost the so-called war on Thanksgiving. An increasing number of retailers are closing on Thanksgiving Day this year in response to backlash against the trend of starting Black Friday sales a day early. CBL & Associates, the operator of 89 regional malls and shopping centers, announced it would close 73 of its locations on Thanksgiving Day and not open until 6 a.
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