Retailers Fight Leaking Black Friday Ads
Retailers are failing to keep deal sites from running their Black Friday ads. More than 30 retailers' ads have already been released without permission to deal sites this holiday season. By Tuesday afternoon, sites had already gotten copies of ads for deals starting the day after Thanksgiving for stores including Sports Authority, RadioShack and Kmart. Macy's released a "sneak peek" of 15 of its Black Friday deals. BFAds.net published the department store's 52-page Thanksgiving Day circular, but FatWallet.com says it held off publishing it at Macy's request, then ran them anyway on Tuesday.