Friday, 16 November, 2018

Meijer’s Black Friday ad is official

Black Friday Save £85 on Amazon Echo Plus bundle this week
Priscilla Morrison | 08 November, 2018, 19:10

The Black Friday sales frenzy - which is followed by the equally popular Cyber Monday sale (November 26) - marks the biggest shopping day of the year with Amazon traditionally a key player in the annual event.

The company prides itself on having the lowest prices, and when it comes to Black Friday laptop sales, it's the early leader, with a pair of notebooks selling for under $100.

Walmart will continue the practice of color-coding certain departments to help shoppers find deals.

Amazon UK is promising customers "more deals than ever before" and, the shopping giant has even introduced a new "AR View" so customers can view products in situ before they purchase, via the Amazon App. In the UK, Amazon has announced the Black Friday 2018 plans.

"We know many of our customers are starting to think about Christmas presents, parties and decorations at this time of year and we're excited to offer great deals when shoppers need them most" said Doug Gurr, Country Manager, Amazon.co.uk. And note that CNET may get a share of revenue from the sale of the products featured below. Plus, Prime members can now use "Prime Wardrobe" which allows members to have their favourite fashion products delivered for no extra cost, try them on at home, and only pay for the items they decide to keep.

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Amazon will be offering a wide range of deals for its Amazon Black Friday UK event for a period of 10 days between the 16th and 25th of November.

As always, Amazon will offer a mix of all-day discounts and "Lightning Deals", which are only available for a limited amount of time - or until the product sells out.

Amazon Prime members, including customers enjoying a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime, will have an exclusive 30-minute early access period to all Lightning Deals.

Like previous year, more of Amazon's Echo smart speakers will no doubt feature in its Black Friday sale, which will see thousands of deals across consumer electronics.

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