The Number of Retail Chains Refusing to Open on Thanksgiving Has Grown to 30

By Sahid Fawaz

The public has spoken and said no to stores opening on Thanksgiving Day. As a result, more and more chains are refusing to open that day. As of today the number of stores staying closed on Thanksgiving has increased to at least 30!

Here they are below. Help us support responsible employers by patronizing those stores that support a day off for employees on one of America’s major holidays.


1. T.J. Maxx


2. Marshalls


3. Sam’s Club


4. DSW


5. Crate and Barrel


6. Home Depot


7. Jo-Ann Stores


8. Barnes and Noble


9. Home Goods


10. Gamestop


11. Staples


12. Nordstrom


13. Nieman Marcus


14. Costco


15. Burlington Coat Factory


16. H&M


17. Pier 1 Imports


18. True Value


19. P.C Richard & Son


20. BJ’s


21. Petco


22. Sur La Table


23. A.C. Moore


24. Sierra Trading Post


25. Von Maur


26. Harbor Freight


27. At Home


28. Patagonia


29. Mattress Firm


30. Half Price Books

Don’t forget to sign our petition here telling CEOs to give employees Thanksgiving Day off!

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