H&M is one of several stores planning to close on Thanksgiving. TY GREENLEES / STAFF

As the biggest shopping season of the year approaches, several stores are announcing plans to close on Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving, on Nov. 22 this year, has traditionally been a busy shopping holiday, as Black Friday sales began earlier and earlier each year.

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But a recent survey from BestBlackFriday.com found that less than a quarter of Americans favor Thanksgiving openings and more than 47 percent dislike them.

Dozens of stores will be closed on Thanksgiving, according to BestBlackFriday.com,…