Moment Black Friday descended into 'chaos' in Greater Manchester as police called to Tesco

Moment Black Friday descended into 'chaos' in Greater Manchester as police called to Tesco

Black Friday sales have long been a staple in the United States, but the idea of slashing prices on the final Friday of November is a relatively new concept in the UK. An idea first conceived in the 1960s, Black Friday was attributed to the chaotic shopping scenes the day after Thanksgiving. Seen by Americans as a chance to bag great deals in time for Christmas, it later became an opportunity for UK stores to also slash their prices in …