Meyer weighs in on early Turkey Day sales

Black Friday? Not necessarily, as an increasing number of stores plan to open Thanksgiving Day or earlier this year for their big holiday sales. WBAY, Channel 2 talked to recently retired Communication Prof. Tim Meyer about the phenomenon for a story that ran Friday (Nov. 9). The decision to open could be a downer for employees, Meyer said. “There are a number of people who don’t appreciate the fact that they don’t have to work on Thanksgiving in previous years and have been called on to work now,” he said. Full story.