The signs of the holidays are here. The weather is cooling, Christmas lights are appearing and Black Friday deals are being announced!
Take a sneak peak at Meijer's Black Friday and Thanksgiving Day deals.
I typically don't leave my home on Black Friday. Partially from the over-ingestion of turkey and stuffing, but MOSTLY because people that go shopping on Black Friday seem to be F-ING LUNATICS! There, I've said it, and I know you secretly agree with me.
If someone you know is trying to drag you out Black Friday shopping and you're not feeling it, tell 'em fine, you'll go, but only if you can incorporate a trip to the record store!
There are a bunch of cool special releases going on for Record Store Day Black Friday, including a reissue of Green Day's "American Idiot" on vinyl.
On Thursday I left for South Haven to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with my family. Sadly, I had to leave behind my boyfriend. Why? One word: retail. He works for two big-box stores here in Grand Rapids. For Black Friday shopping, one opened at 5PM on Thursday, the other at 5AM on Friday. When I texted to see how things were going, he said it was "really quiet". Compared to years pa
Before I became 'Mr. Radio' guy, I worked in retail. Chances are, that you have worked in retail too! Meijer, Gamestop, Petco, Barnes & Noble, Shoe Carnival, etc. I will even throw in Food workers as well on this.
As a Retail worker...Black Friday sucks....
As the aromas of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie fill our homes, so too do thoughts of lining up in the dark and standing in the cold to get unbeatable deals on holiday gifts fill our minds.
Black Friday will soon be upon us. If this excites you (as opposed to filling you with dread), we have a list of some stores and restaurants and when they’ll be open and offering those crazy