Long lines of shoppers could be seen in front of retail stores across the United States on Black Friday 2021, reflecting at least a partial return to normal even as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to claim lives and disrupt the supply chain.
Brick and mortar retailers take center stage on Black Friday
Shoppers look for bargains at a Best Buy store in Gurnee, Illinois, on 26 November 2021. EFE/EPA/Tannen Maury
Shoppers wait in line outside a shoe store in Washington on 26 November 2021. EFE/EPA/Shawn Thew
Black Friday sale signs are seen inside Macy's Herald Square store in New York on 26 November 2021. EFE/EPA/JASON SZENES
Shoppers carry their holiday purchases in New York on 26 November 2021. EFE/EPA/JASON SZENES