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Super Saturday Deals 2010

Super Saturday Deals 2010 - Forget Black Friday. KELOLAND retailers are hoping Saturday is the busiest shopping day of the year. Crowds filled the Empire Mall in Sioux Falls on super Saturday.

"The weather is cooperating and it's getting close to Christmas," said Vendor Susan Moret.

This is Moret's fourth year selling kiosk candy. She says business has been steady coming into the weekend.

Super Saturday Deals 2010

People know See's Candy, so they stop by. It isn't hard to sell," Moret said.

And stores don't seem to be having a problem selling either. Empire Mall officials say so far business is trending up, even with a few bumps from Mother Nature.

"It's Super Saturday, so it's the last Saturday before Christmas. So we know it's going to be big because of that combined with people who didn't get here last weekend. We're predicting it's going to be huge," said Empire Mall Marketing Manager Chrissy Spoo.

Last week's storm did put a damper on many people's Christmas shopping plans. It's forced them to last-minute shopper status. They didn't seem to mind though many people did come early to be the crowds.

"We came right off 41st Street and went to Target. It wasn't bad, but we were here at 8 this morning though," said Erin Reinicke, who drove from madison to take in the deals. She planned to leave before the halls filled up even more.

"We know a lot of people did their big Black Friday sale, held off for a couple of weeks and are now doing huge discounts all over the mall this weekend," Spoo said.

Super Saturday Deals 2010


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