Shoppers Get Early Start, Spend Less

WASHINGTON — Holiday shoppers started earlier but spent less per shopper over the Thanksgiving weekend, according to survey results released Sunday by the National Retail Federation here.

Total spending through Sunday was estimated at $57.4 billion, or $407.02 per shopper, down from $423.55 last year.

“Cold weather, unique promotions and unbeatable prices put millions of Americans in the mood to shop for holiday gifts this weekend,” said NRF

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