What You Bought Black Friday Weekend

Here’s what we bought last week and how much shopping we did…

– $12.3 billion in sales at brick-and-mortar stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. That’s up 2.3% from last year

– A National Retail Federation survey claims spending during Thanksgiving weekend to be $57.4 billion. That’s down 3% from Thanksgiving weekend 2012

– 248 million people shopped over the weekend. That’s up a million from last year

– 126 million U.S. adults shopped for holiday gifts

– 39 million people shopped on Thanksgiving

At Walmart alone we bought…

– two million TVs

– 2.8 million towels

– 1.9 million dolls

– 1.4 million tablets

– 300,000 bicycles

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