Stores getting ready for shopping frenzy

Montgomery, Ala. (WSFA) -- Shoppers making a list and checking it twice before Black Friday.

The day after Thanksgiving is a big deal for retailers, hoping to survive this economic downturn with a lucrative holiday season.  Stores are pulling out all the stops, trying to lure consumers into their stores.

Retailers increased Black Friday sale offers by 21% over last year according to Shop-Local.