Williams-Sonoma joins other retailers that are closing on Thanksgiving this year

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Williams-Sonoma Inc. said Tuesday that it will close its stores on Thanksgiving Day. Workers will be paid for the day off. Williams-Sonoma joins a number of other large retailers including Walmart Inc. and Target Corp. that are shutting their doors on that day, though e-commerce is an option for shoppers. Williams-Sonoma stock has rallied nearly 35% for the year to date, far outpacing the S&P 500 index , which is up 5.5% for the period.
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