Meredith Barack from CBS 2 reports that she lives outside Best Buy in the South Loop where there weren’t as big crowds as in years past.
The store manager told Barrack that it was because they released their Black Friday sale prices days ago and that a lot of people were sleeping in. The manager said they would make their way to the store later.
Experts say shoppers in the market for a particular gift should buy it now if they can, rather than waiting for a better price.
Toys are among the gifts that are hard to come by.