Early Sunday morning, Walmart sent emails to customers offering downloadable maps to any of their stores so that shoppers can go to the exact location needed on Thanksgiving day and Black Friday morning; with over 20,000 items on sale at Walmart many customers would like to get in and out as soon as possible on Black Friday.
Walmart stores will open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving day and will offer a lot of the same items on their website for the same price. So check the Walmart website before going into the store. For deals in the store, Walmart is offering a one-hour guarantee on many sale items this year, so instead of receiving 10 of the deeply discounted items…they guarantee that they will have enough for the first hour of the sale. Included on this one hour guarantee are: iPad mini’s for $199, a 50” LED HDTV for $218 and a 65” Vizio HDTV for $648, and an Xbox One game set.
The pre-Black Friday Walmart sale started Friday and is going on now. Walmart is offering hundreds of sale items now and this current sale will continue for ten days. Walmart will have three different times that their Black Friday sales will begin, including Thanksgiving day at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Friday morning at 6 a.m. Different items will be on sale at each one of these times. The full 40-page Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad can be seen online with the exact sale prices; to view it, click here.
To see the list of opening store hours and times for Thanksgiving day and Black Friday, click here.
The Walmart 2014 Toy Book is a 32-page booklet with thousands of items on sale parents. Over 20,000 rollbacks in the Walmart stores are scheduled for the holiday sale season, some are on sale now, but most are scheduled for Black Friday. For more on the toy sale at Walmart, click here.
Sears has a pre-Black Friday 2014 sale going on now for members; the 20-page Sears pre-Black Friday ad includes clothes, appliances, tools, luggage and more. Discounts of up to 30% off on Kenmore appliances, and 10% off other appliances; 24 months special financing is being offered, and they can get an extra 5% off appliances, or chose free delivery. To read more about what is on sale at Sears this weekend, click here.
Amazon’s pre-Black Friday started Friday and will run for eight days straight; Amazon announced that they will have a new deal every 10 minutes. To see the items on sale now at Amazon.com, click here.
Best Buy also kicked off a three day pre-Black Friday sale this weekend and is offering numerous items on sale this weekend so customers can get good deals without the hassle of shopping on Black Friday this year. The sale items at Best Buy include the iPad Air, the iPod Touch, HGTVs, laptops and some school supplies. To see the specific items on sale at Best buy today, click here.
JcPenney stores will open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving day for their Black Friday sale, and their sale items include jewelry, small appliances, electronics, clothes, and items for the bathroom. To see the JcPenney Black Friday 2014 ad, click here.
Black Friday at Best Buy will start at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving day and close at 1 a.m., and then re-open at 8 a.m. on Black Friday morning. Tickets will be handed out to customers in line two hours prior to opening. Best Buy Black Friday deals include hundreds of items on sale including TVs, smartphones, tablets, DVDs and more. To see the full Best Buy Black Friday ad, click here.
Target’s Black Friday deals include thousands of items in electronics including TVs, video games, DVDs, and toys. To see Target’s full 2014 Black Friday ad, click here.
Sam’s Club plans to sell the iPhone 6 for $99 during a Black Friday sale. To read more about that story, click here.
Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year, and retailers take advantage of that by starting to promote their holiday sales at the beginning of November. Each year, every retailer will promote their holiday sale items several weeks in advance. Sales continue throughout the month of December, but Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the biggest sale days of the year. Every major retailer including Walmart, Amazon, Target, Best Buy, Apple, and Game Stop will announce their sale items for the season.
Electronics are typically the hottest sale items out there on Black Friday and some deals will get people out of bed at 4 a.m. to get them. Over the last few years, many major retailers have opened on Thanksgiving Day in order to start their Black Friday sale early.
If you plan to shop on Black Friday, then you must plan your event well to get what you want. There are things you can do to raise your chances of getting the specific items you want for Christmas this year. Make sure you are prepared and plan exactly where you are going. For more tips and tricks for getting the best holiday deals, click here.