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Customers shop at a Best Buy store in Burbank, Calif., on Friday. This year's Black Friday rush was particularly lucrative for electronics dealers such as Best Buy, many of whom lured shoppers as early as Thanksgiving Day by offering midnight sales on deeply discounted items such as flat-screen televisions, smart phones and video games. (Associated Press)

Customers shop at a Best Buy store in Burbank, Calif., on Friday. This year's Black Friday rush was particularly lucrative for electronics dealers such as Best Buy, many of whom lured shoppers as early as Thanksgiving Day by offering midnight sales on deeply discounted items such as flat-screen televisions, smart phones and video games. (Associated Press)

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