Best Buy, Others Rehearse For Black Friday
With the biggest retail day of the year coming on Friday, retailers are getting ready in different ways to get themselves and their employees ready. Best Buy this year made a nationally coordinated event out of their preparations.
According to Newsday, Best Buy last weekend gathered around 100,000 employees nationwide, for a “dry run” for Black Friday. The exercise served to give employees practice in dealing with various scenarios that may arise on the big day. The company’s location in Commack, Long Island, had 115 employees participant in the dry run, Newsday said.
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