Nov. 12, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Walmart today unveiled its largest
plans to date, including seven times the number of one-hour guaranteed items compared to last year, "Manager Specials" and even more hot deals on the season's top gifts. The retailer will hold Black Friday events at
Friday, Nov. 29
"Black Friday is our day – our Super Bowl – and we're ready to prove once again that no one does it better than Walmart," said
, president and CEO, Walmart U.S. "We're excited to give our customers an incredible Black Friday with shopping hours that will allow them to take advantage of great prices on
night and all weekend long."
Compared to last year, Walmart will offer 65 percent more inventory on televisions and double the number of tablets—some of the most popular Black Friday items. The retailer not only has more products, but lower prices too. For example, this year a 32" LED TV will be available at Walmart for
. Last Black Friday, a 32" LED TV sold for
"Delivering for our customers wouldn't be possible without our associates. They are a critical component of our success throughout the year, and especially during the holiday season," added Simon. "We appreciate each associate and the time they are dedicating to serve the families who shop our stores. As we have in the past, we'll be recognizing their hard work with additional pay and free meals during their shifts. This year, as a special thanks, associates who work on
will receive a 25 percent discount on an entire purchase this holiday season."
Details on Walmart's Black Friday events include: