Many South African retailers have joined their American counterparts in offering big savings on technology and gadgets on Black Friday [Also read: Black Friday Deals discussion with the best deals].
Black Friday is the Friday following Thanksgiving in the United States, and has become synonymous with special offers and promotional prices from retailers.
This year Black Friday falls on 27 November, and many stores have started to promote their deals.
Amazon has launched portals for its countdown to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, offering discounts on products such as toys, DVDs, clothes, appliances, and electronics.
Here are some of the South African retailers, both online and brick-and-mortar, where you can expect to see massive savings.
Bidorbuy – 28 deals opened on the first day, and another 16 deals opened on Wednesday (link here)
Raru – Big savings on tech products, games, books, and other goodies (link here)
Cybercellar – Big savings on a variety of wine (link here)
FirstShop – Savings on a wide range of tech products until 1 December (link here)
OneDayOnly – Savings on many household products as part of its Black Thursday/Friday sale (link here)
Zando – Save on a range of fashion items in its Black Friday week (link here)
Dion Wired – Up to 50% off tech products and gadgets (link here)
Incredible Connection – Reduced prices on many tech products, and a “Lunch Time Blast” with 10% discount on all online products
HiFi Corp – Up to 85% off gadgets and tech products
Black Friday Cars – Discounts and special deals on a variety of vehicles (like here)
Wootware – Big savings on computing and other tech products (link here)
Xbox Black Friday Deals – Big discounts on games (link here)
Esquire Rainbow Week – Big savings on technology products (link here)
House & Home – Savings on furniture and home entertainment products (link here)
Tarsus – Up to 85% off tech products
Checkers – Up to 50% off on a range of products (link here)
Uniterm Direct: Big savings on routers, wireless equipment, and more (link here)
Game: “The biggest shopping day ever” (link here)
CNA: Savings on a wide variety of goods (link here)
Dischem – will run big specials on Black Friday (link here)
Travelstart – Promises to sweep its customers off their feet with “to fly for” travel offers (link here)
iStore – 1-day sale, only in store (link here)
Rebel Tech – Are you ready for Black Friday? (link here)
Evetech – The “best deals of the season” are coming from 27 November (link here)