According to Bloomberg. Black Friday is the busiest shopping day of the year, with sales over $12.3 billion in 2013. About 97 million people planned to ship online or in stores on Friday, with about 140 million intending to do so Thanksgiving through Sunday, the National Retail Federation said.
That being said, you need to plan accordingly with your employees to handle the craziest shopping day for your retail location. The retail hunger games are in full effect, and there are people that get a bit carried away. Do yourself a favor, and read the 9 types of personalities below to survive 2014’s Black Friday.
1. The Aggressive
Warning: Items may be thrown at your face.
3. The Sleep Deprived
It would be fun they said.
You have been warned. Please shop responsibly…and please keep your employees organized.