Walmart Looks to Boost Thanksgiving Weekend Shopping



BENTONVILLE, Ark.–Walmart will attempt to boost traffic in its stores and on its Web site during Thanksgiving with an offer of “unbeatable prices” on various products, including home items, according to a statement from the world’s largest retailer.
Among the offerings on Thanksgiving Day this Thursday will be a holiday tabletop set, with service for eight and including plates, silverware, glassware and linens, for $100 on Walmart’s Web site, On Friday, Nov. 27, among the featured items will be a Canopy 600 thread-count sheet set for $24, and a Paula Deen 10-piece cookware set for $89.
Walmart also said many of its stores will be open for 24 hours for the day-after-Thanksgiving event.

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Last updated: November 24, 2009