Black Friday has been diminishing in importance for retailers as they extend the shopping season longer and longer and online sales continue to grow, but it's still a day for big crowds and big discounts at many stores. 

According to preliminary figures from ShopperTrak, sales at retail stores on Black Friday this year totaled $10.4 billion, down 10.3% from 2014, while sales on Thanksgiving Day declined 10% from to $1.8 billion.

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This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.