While there is somewhat of an argument to be made, the real argument against leaving Thanksgiving dinner and shopping for the next twelve or so hours is fairly obvious.
About 70% of consumers in the USA will shop Black Friday and/or Cyber Monday, When looked at as individual shopping days, Cyber Monday has a slight lead, as 71% of consumers responding to the survey said they intend to shop Cyber Monday, versus 69% who said they intend to shop Black Friday. So you might as well start planning your shopping strategy right now. Lives are put in danger just because people feel the need to rush and trample over whomever stands in their way to grab hold of a product at a discount that they may not even need.
Currys PC World are currently listing more than 30 TV deals which they describe as "Black Friday Prices now" which all have free next day delivery.
"With so much attention focused on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, many retailers may overlook Sofa Sunday-an influential shopping day", said Curtis Tingle, chief marketing officer, Valassis, in the release. The same goes for Cyber Monday, which now stretches into a week of online specials. Black Friday ad not online yet. These numbers are also derived from the online arms of brick-and-mortar retailers like Target and Walmart. But don't let all the Black Friday hype fool you.
Retailers are adapting to customer tendencies by emphasizing their online presences as well. Argos is the UK's number one toy retailer and a market leader in homeware and electrical products.
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As for the deals themselves, a little research can go a long way.
Well, if you are thinking of treating yourself to a new tube before Christmas, Black Friday is probably a pretty good time to do it. Here are the best Nintendo Switch deals we can find.
Simply put, Black Friday does not have to be as hysterical as it usually is.
So their solution is online shopping. But the fine print below the deal revealed that there were approximately only four available per store.
Thanksgiving, no doubt, is shadowed by the boring roar of consumerism fostered by Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Rest assured we will continue to vigilantly surface the very best of the Black Friday 2017 deals as and when they emerge.