The nation’s largest shopping mall operator has announced that all its U. S. locations will be closed on Thanksgiving Day this year.
Simon Property Group (NYSE: SPG) said its shopping centers will reopen on Black Friday with hours to be set by individual properties.
Simon owns the Phoenix Premium Outlets in Chandler and Arizona Mills outlet mall in Tempe.
According to a survey by deal site RetailMeNot, 68% of shoppers say stores should stay closed on Thanksgiving. The poll also found that consumers…