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More people plan to shop on Black Friday this year

MADISON (WKOW) --  Heading out to shop on Black Friday? Expect a bigger crowd than last year.

According to a survey by the National Retail Federation, 57 million Americans says they're "definitely" planning to hit the stores the day after Thanksgiving, that's an increase of more than 16% from last year.

More than 130 million people plan to shop at some point over Thanksgiving weekend.

Most say they'll bargain hunt at department stores and big box stores.

Online reporting by Julie Lund

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