Black Friday last year was another record breaking event for Amazon: the period from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, saw Amazon’s sales increase by “millions” over the previous year. Amazon is notoriously cagey about its sales figures but in a press release it said that Cyber Monday 2018 was the biggest shopping day in Amazon’s history. Amazon says that between Black Friday and Cyber Monday it sold over 18 million toys and 13 million fashion items; the top selling product globally was the Echo Dot.It was a big day for other retailers too: Adobe Analytics reported a 23% year-on-year increase for 80 of the top 100 US retail websites, according to Bloomberg. Sales hit $7.9 billion on Cyber Monday, with $3.7 billion on Thanksgiving and $6.2 billion on Black Friday.Amazon might limit its reporting to a four-day period, but its Black Friday sales run much longer: Amazon effectively took two whole weeks in November for deals, and we’d expect the … [Read more...] about Amazon Black Friday deals 2019: what to expect this year
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Best Buy isn’t waiting around for Black Friday. The big box electronics retailer announced a slew of first-round Black Friday Ad deals ahead of time for immediate ordering for a few days. The following round one Best Buy Black Friday deals cover smart home, security, and Wi-Fi products. These deals all end Sunday, November 11 and quantities may be limited for certain items, so waiting may not pay. Best Buy’s Smart Home Black Friday deals Amazon – Echo Show (1st Generation) – Smart Speaker with Alexa – Black: $100, discounted $130 The original version of the Echo Show with a 7-inch diagonal touchscreen display has Amazon Alexa inside. You can control the Echo Show with your voice to monitor rooms in your home, stream music, see your calendar or weather forecast, and more. This version has a black case. Amazon – Echo Show (1st Generation) – Smart Speaker with Alexa – White: $100, discounted $130 The original version of the Echo Show … [Read more...] about Best Buy offers a slew of Black Friday deals for smart home, security, and Wi-Fi
Black Friday is now just over a couple of weeks away - time to get deal hunting! Coupled with Cyber Monday, Black Friday has become a worldwide phenomenon - offering incredible deals from multiple retailers online and in-store.The main action happens on the Thursday and Friday but in order to get some breathing space, some retailers increasingly push out deals across a few weeks early - we'll bring you the best of them here. As you'll read below, Amazon UK is having a full 10 days worth of deals!Here's everything you need to know about Black Friday 2018 in the UK.When is Black Friday 2018?Black Friday is Friday 23 November 2018. Cyber Monday is Monday 26 November 2018.What is Black Friday?Originally a US-only event, Black Friday has stretched across the pond and to other regions too. It is a day in November, the day after the US holiday of Thanksgiving, where retailers heavily discount thousands of items in the build-up to Christmas.It lasts an entire day traditionally, but … [Read more...] about Black Friday UK 2018: How to get the best Black Friday deals in the UK
'tis the season to be the owner of a brand-new, shiny smartphone! Black Friday is upon us and, as it happens every year, we are about to get a chance to nab a ton of cool stuff at a fraction of their official price!Of course, every retailer and every manufacturer out there runs their own Black Friday promos in order to get some shoppers through their own doors. It's very easy to get lost and overwhelmed by all the offers, spam emails, and billboards. So, as far as smartphones and accessories are concerned, we will be doing our best to sort through all of it for you!Here are all the Black Friday deals worth looking forward to and pulling the trigger on!This post will be updated as more Black Friday smartphone deals become available through November, 2018Black Friday at TargetTarget is the second largest department store chain in the US, full with all kinds of products to get. Of course, they have a wide selection of tech items and accessories, and — of course — there will be … [Read more...] about Black Friday deals: Apple, Samsung, Google, Target, Walmart, Costco, and more incoming!
One is an orgy of consumerism that encourages us to ignore the collapse of civilisation as we know it so we can buy stuff we don’t need. The other is an orgy of consumerism… well, on the face of it, there isn’t much to choose between Black Friday and Prime Day other than the fact that the former happens in November and the latter in July. But there are some pretty significant differences, so if you’re unsure which particular sales frenzy to save for, then we’re here to help.What exactly is Prime Day anyway?Prime Day is an annual sales promotion that Amazon runs every July. The first one was in 2015. As the name suggests, it’s about Amazon’s Prime membership service: to take part in the sales, you need to be a Prime member. If you’re not already a member you can sign up for a free trial, and Amazon clearly expects a lot of people to sign up and to remain as members.Oh, and it’s not really a day. The first one was, but Prime Day … [Read more...] about Will Amazon’s Black Friday deals beat Prime Day?