Black Friday 2015 Free Shipping, Store Hours and Thanksgiving Closures Guides by

Nov 18, 2015, 07:05 ET from

WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With Black Friday 2015 only a week away,, a deal tracking website focused on analyzing holiday sales, has released its annual guides outlining important free shipping information, Thanksgiving and Black Friday store hours, and a comprehensive list of retailers closed on Thanksgiving.

Often overlooked, paying shipping fees on Black Friday can sometimes offset the tremendous savings when shopping online. Many stores offer free shipping with no minimum order size, and those are the recommended retailers that you target when shopping online on Black Friday. Others have minimum order amounts as high as $75 in order to quality for free shipping and should be avoided for smaller orders.

With every store having different Black Friday and Thanksgiving hours, it is also vital to any sound shopping strategy to know when the doorbusters start and end, and what time each event begins.

Here is a brief overview of each guide:

Free Shipping Terms and Minimum Order Amounts

  • Black Friday free shipping policies for over 70 stores
  • Free shipping with no minimum (Target, Best Buy, etc)
  • Free shipping with a minimum (Walmart, Kohl's, etc)
  • Average shipping cost of $6.78 if minimum is not met

Store Hours for Thanksgiving and Black Friday

  • Growing and comprehensive store hours list for over 60 stores
  • Includes special doorbuster times
  • Shows which stores remain open all night on Thanksgiving into Black Friday

Stores Closed on Thanksgiving

  • Comprehensive and expanded list of Thanksgiving closures
  • Evidence and feedback from specific stores for the reason for being closed
  • Brief list of stores also closed on Black Friday

Each of the guides is still being updated with the final pieces of holiday sale information as it is announced.  You can view each of these guides in the Blog as well as articles for tips on maximizing your savings throughout the 2015 Black Friday and Thanksgiving shopping season.

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