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Britain's Biggest Ever Black Friday May Come at a Cost

Spending in Britain on next week's "Black Friday" discount shopping day looks set to break last year's record despite warnings that retailers would be wise to shun an event imported from the United States. Misgivings about the broader impact on crucial pre-Christmas trading are illustrated by the decision of supermarket group Asda, itself owned by America's Wal-Mart, not to join the frenzy this year. Asda argues that shoppers don't want big fluctuations in...

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