MOA Sets New Black Friday Record 28 Nov 11

Black Friday deals drew out thousands of shoppers across the local area, and in the Metro area, the Mall of America set new records for Black Friday shoppers, thanks to a midnight opening. A total of 210,000 visitors came through the Bloomington mall’s doors Friday, breaking the old record of 200,000 shoppers set last year. For the first time, the Mall of America opened Black Friday shopping at midnight. More than 120 stores at the mall opened at midnight, and around 15,000 shoppers came through the doors overnight.