President's Day Yields Big Discounts
COLUMBIA - Experts said Friday President's Day is a bigger shopping day than Black Friday. They say the best sales of the year can be found this weekend.
The website blog.shopittome.com compiled a list of sales from different retailers this holiday weekend. The site found price slashing that eclipsed both Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Monday after Thanksgiving. Discounts on President's Day averaged 46.7 percent on shoes, apparel, and other accessories.
Shopittome.com's list only included national chains and brands. Several of the chains such as Old Navy and Gap can be found in Mid Missouri.