“Many U.S. and Canadian Apple Retail Stores will be opening early on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving and the traditional start of the holiday shopping season,” Jordan Golson reports for MacRumors.

“Apple had planned to open some stores on Thanksgiving day itself, but CEO Tim Cook cancelled that plan because he wanted employees to be with their families on the holiday,” Golson reports. “Some locations will be opening as early as 6AM.”

Golson reports, “In past years, Apple has offered discounts on iPads, iPods and some Mac models on Black Friday.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Lynn Weiler" for the heads up.]