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IN MEMES: Black Friday on Twitter is a vibe

Nevermind the shops, Twitter is the place to be. Black Friday has arrived and the excitement has kicked in, as many South Africans rushed to retail stores to get their share of the discounts. Online site Takealot.com experienced trouble with credit ...

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Independent Online

Black Friday deals top Google searches this week

Durban - “Black Friday 2018 deals” and “Black Friday Specials At Game 2018” generated more than 150 000 search queries on Monday as South Africans searched for bargains ahead of the Christmas holidays. As Makro's Black Friday specials went online, ...

- Independent Online

Business Insider South Africa

Watch: Chaotic Black Friday scenes at stores this morning, but mostly smooth ...

Thousands of South Africans lined up outside some of the 90 Game stores nationwide that opened at midnight for Black Friday. While most stores were calm, videos on social media have shown there were stampedes in some towns and cities. Reports from ...

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In the US, Walmart is trying to contain Black Friday chaos with 'mazes' — but ...

Giant US retailer Walmart has attempted to calm the chaos of Black Friday with new maps and rearranged stores. However, inside the stores, things look as crowded and hectic as ever on Thursday evening. Some shoppers are complaining that Walmart's ...

- Business Insider South Africa

Eyewitness News

Midnight madness as eager CT shoppers get Black Friday started

CAPE TOWN – Even before Black Friday arrived, eager shoppers on Thursday were steeling themselves for Friday's buying frenzy. Hundreds of people hit the shops at Canal Walk last night already ahead of today's bargain bonanza. Over-zealous shoppers ...

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TimesLIVE

Black Friday 'sales' have kicked off and not everyone is impressed

Black Friday in South Africa is truelly horrible.. Black Friday has nothing to do with South Africa its an American thing and to top it all off the South African specials are a joke last year some stuff was even more expensive on "black Friday special ...

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MyBroadband

Best Black Friday telecoms deals in South Africa

Black Friday 2018 is here, and many South African telecommunications operators and Internet service providers are offering discounts on their connectivity products this year. Black Friday is well known in the United States, but it only started to gain ...

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Independent Online

WATCH: #BlackFriday chaos around SA

JOHANNESBURG - The biggest shopping event has finally arrived for eager shoppers, Black Friday. Shoppers all around the country began their Black Friday last night, waiting outside some of the stores that opened at midnight to get the best deals.

- Independent Online

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LIVE | Trolley dashes, appliances & shoes - Halala Black Friday

That old “it's been a long, hard year, now reward yourself” marketing line used to be reserved for the festive season, but in recent years SA retailers have been getting South Africans into splurge mode a month earlier with Black Friday. But before you ...

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New York Times

Black Friday 2018: Online, China Holds the Shopping Crown

It must be Black Friday. The Friday after Thanksgiving is still the official start of the holiday shopping season, but things are changing. For one thing, even Thanksgiving itself isn't sacred — shoppers head outside or online to get an early start ...

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Makro's Black Friday sale has launched today: here's what you need to know

This Black 5 Day, Makro is giving you two R50 Uber vouchers to get you to our sale and back home again (Ts & Cs apply).” “For five days only, Makro is giving all mCard users 10% discount off all purchases made in a Makro store, as long as these are ...

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BusinessTech

Pick n Pay launches Black Friday 2018 deals

Pick n Pay Hypermarket has launched its Black Friday 2018 deals. Pick n Pay said that customers can expect up to 60% off various items including fridges, televisions, appliances and pool products. “We promised our customers our biggest Black Friday ever.

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MyBroadband

Pick n Pay Hypermarket Black Friday 2018 deals launched

“We've worked closely with our suppliers to negotiate lower prices and extra stock so that we can offer our customers the best deals over a few days and not just Black Friday,” Pick n Pay head of marketing John Bradshaw said. The store said customers ...

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Forbes

Walmart's Black Friday' 2018 Sale: Here Are The Best Live Deals

The deals highlighted within this post were independently selected. Only BestBlackFriday.com will receive compensation from them. Did you know, Black Friday 2018 has started? Yes, three days ahead of the big day and many of the best deals are already ...

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MyBroadband

Vodacom Black Friday 2018 deals unveiled

Vodacom has unveiled its Black Friday 2018 deals. Vodacom's website states that the 2018 sale will start on 23 November, and its site lists a smartphone contract and mobile Wi-Fi router contract. MyBroadband has also seen a Vodacom Black Friday deals ...

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BusinessTech

Early Black Friday deals from Makro, Game, Clicks, Woolworths and more

Several of the South Africa's largest retailers have announced 'early' Black Friday deals to cash in on what has become the biggest shopping week on the calendar. Companies who have taken part in the growing shopping phenomenon, have reported record ...

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TechCentral

Why online retailers can't prevent Black Friday blackouts

Black Friday occurs globally on 23 November and is widely considered the busiest shopping day of the year. As retailers beef up on security to control massive in-store crowds, online retailers are enhancing their systems to prevent infamous website ...

- TechCentral

Eyewitness News

Tips to beat the Black Friday shopping madness

Download the app for your favourite online retailers early. Retailers like Takealot and Superbalist have apps that allow you to get access to pre-Black Friday sales. This will help you to browse much faster and they'll also send you push notifications ...

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TimesLIVE

Avoid buyer's remorse on Black Friday: Check out these tips

While there will be great bargains available, many resellers use Black Friday to “clean out old stock or demo display stock”, warns Jasmine Lin, product manager and marketing head at ASUS South Africa, in a statement. ASUS, which ranks among the Forbes ...

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Beware Black Friday debt trap, warns counselling firm

Festive season spending fever will go into overdrive with Black Friday this week. While some will be hunting for bargains, many will be plunging themselves into debt by needlessly splurging. One of South Africa's largest debt counselling companies Debt ...

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MyBroadband

Cell C Black Friday deal – 50GB for R500

Cell C has unveiled a new Black Friday 2018 deal, offering 50GB of mobile data for R500. The network said that starting on Black Friday – 23 November – customers can buy a prepaid data SIM loaded with 50GB for R500. The deal is subject to stock ...

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BT Games launches Black Friday 2018 sale

BT Games has launched its Black Friday sale, which will take place from 19-26 November 2018. Many gaming products are heavily-discounted, including a PlayStation VR headset, a selection of games for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and PlayStation Plus ...

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BusinessTech

Pick n Pay reveals plans for Black Friday 2018

Pick n Pay has released a sneak preview of five deals that will be available to customers in-store nationwide this Black Friday. “We wanted to give customers a sneak peek at some of the amazing Black Friday deals they can expect from our stores this ...

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Business Day

Big splash predicted for Black Friday 2018

Marius van Rensburg, executive creative director at advertising agency 99c, which is responsible for Checkers' advertising, says that after a tough economic year many consumers are waiting for Black Friday to do their Christmas shopping. “That's at the ...

- Business Day

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