Sam’s Club to open early for “Black Friday”


16 November 2005 – Bentonville (AR): Sam’s Club is to open its warehouse doors early at 5am and offer new merchandise on the Friday following the US Thanksgiving holiday, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.

Customers typically flock to stores on "Black Friday", as it is commonly referred to in the industry, and many retailers offer sharp discounts and new products to entice consumers.