Is it Good for Retailers … but Bad for Doctors!
If Black Friday 2016 is anything like 2010, retailers are going to be swimming in cash while shoppers bathe in savings. Black Friday deals drew 212 million shoppers to stores in 2010 and collectively spent $39 billion on products and services.
And, the average amount spent by a Black Friday shopper in 2010 was a whopping $365.34.
We predict Black Friday 2016 sales will surpass all records with a 20% increase over 2010.
But, is Black Friday good for the [healthcare] economics sector? Do patients go shopping rather than to the doctor?
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