BUSINESS
12/28/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Black Friday 2010 Deals Will Start In...October

The year's most popular discount shopping event, referring to the Friday after Thanksgiving, is arriving ahead of Halloween this year, with some promotions beginning this week and others throughout November.

Both retailers who have had tepid sales lately (Wal-Mart Stores, Sears) and those with rising sales (Amazon, Target) are pushing the tradition forward in a bid to snag shoppers' limited money

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