36.7% of Thanksgiving shoppers bought electronics

While clothes and accessories remained the most popular shopping purchases over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, the popularity of consumer electronics and computer accessories jumped over in 2004, according to National Retail Federation. Some 36.

While clothes and accessories remained the most popular shopping purchases over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, the popularity of consumer electronics and computer accessories jumped over in 2004, according to National Retail Federation. Some 36.7% of people surveyed bought consumer electronics or computer-related items, up from 31.2% in 2004.