Stories tagged with: Black Friday

November 27, 2015 - 5:53pm
22 weeks 6 days ago

Some eager shoppers did not even allow their food to digest before heading out for Black Friday savings.

Colony Square Mall opened it's door at 6 p.m. Thursday for the annual frenzy. Marketing and Business Development Coordinator, Kevin Pinson, said having the mall open on Thursday changed the dynamics of Black Friday.

"Our heaviest traffic was up untill about midnight. Things kind of just slowed down. We had some retailers opened all night long. And they did see some...

November 23, 2015 - 6:07pm
23 weeks 3 days ago

One of the busiest shopping days of the year is fast approaching.

Shoppers will flood Colony Square Mall this Black Friday to snag the best deals, but Marketing and Business Development Coordinator, Kevin Pinson, said some retailers are opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day. The mall will be open from 6 p.m. until midnight on Thanksgiving, and some stores will remain open all night through Black Friday.

"We're leaving the lights on all night, and we're giving retailers...

November 28, 2014 - 6:38pm
1 year 22 weeks ago

The biggest shopping day of the year is here today, and thousands of shoppers set out to find the best deals of the day.

Black Friday may be the largest shopping day of the year, but many began marking off their Christmas "to-buy" list last night.

Keri Dunnington, a Colony Square shopper said, "Well, we usually go, Thanksgiving night to Wal-Mart ."

Another shopper, Ashlee Amspaugh, stated, "We actually started last night, after I got off work, I...

November 24, 2014 - 5:13pm
1 year 23 weeks ago

Colony Square Mall is preparing for a shopping frenzy this week.

The mall will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, and Marketing and Business Development Coordinator Kevin Pinson said some stores will remain open all night and through Black Friday. Last year around 40,000 people visited the mall on Thanksgiving and Black Friday last year. Pinson spoke to us Monday about planning out your Black Friday.

"It pays to plan your day with door busters there's limited supplies in some...

November 29, 2013 - 3:26pm
2 years 22 weeks ago

The doors at Colony Square Mall have been open since 8 o'clock on Thanksgiving, but for most shoppers, they saved their spending for Black Friday. For Candace Cormack, it was her first time braving the crowds on Black Friday.

"I wanted to see what it was like, get in with the crowds and see the sales," said Cormack.

Cormack says her first Black Friday was a fun experience and says she found some pretty good deals. But for Karisa Young, who's made shopping on...

November 15, 2013 - 5:10pm
2 years 24 weeks ago

Colony Square Mall Marketing Coordinator Kevin Pinson says with a variety of new stores at the mall, shoppers should be able to find something for everyone.

"We have everything from radio controlled toys for the kids to infinity lights, which are a great home decoration," said Pinson. "We have a place selling sweaters and hats and blankets so whatever the person on your list needs, you can probably find it here."

About 25 stores inside Colony Square Mall...

November 23, 2012 - 5:22am
3 years 23 weeks ago

It has been busy in Zanesville and the rest of the country as shoppers rushed to area stores to take advantage of Black Friday sales.  The Colony Square Mall officially opened at 6 a.m. Friday, but 20 Mall stores opened at 12 midnight.  Others stores in town also opened early.  Today is considered one of the busiest shopping days of the year.

November 21, 2012 - 11:16pm
3 years 23 weeks ago

Shoppers have already lined up outside the South Zanesville Kmart to take advantage of deals that start at 6:00 a.m. Thanksgiving day.

The store is passing out numbers as customers arrive to get the deals that are limited in number.

"We've got the 32 inch TV for $97, we've got the tablets for $39.99. DVD players for $9.99, so that's the biggest sales we've got going first thing in the morning." said Kmart Assistant Manager Debbie Smith.

Shoppers and retailers both...

November 20, 2012 - 6:44pm
3 years 23 weeks ago

Many shoppers and retailers are putting the finishing touches on one of the most well known shopping days of the year, Black Friday.

The Colony Square Mall in Zanesville will officially open it's doors at 6:00 a.m. the day after Thanksgiving, but more than twenty stores in the mall have chosen to begin their early bird specials at midnight.

"Organized chaos would be a good way to explain Black Friday out here at the mall. It's very busy, people are definitely out bargain-...

November 25, 2011 - 7:35pm
4 years 23 weeks ago

Click on the video link to watch the full story.

Tough economic times aren't keeping people from swiping their credit cards on the biggest shopping day of the year.

"I got some good buys on jeans at American Eagle, Bath and Body Works had some pretty good sales, and JC Penney had Ohio State sales," said Cindy Campbell.

Marketing and Business Development Coordinator Kevin Pinson said a strong turnout would help wipe away fears of another recession.


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