USA online sales surge, shoppers throng stores ahead of Black Friday

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25 November, 2017

Americans are expected to shell out $6.6 billion online the Monday after Thanksgiving, while Black Friday is expected to rake in $5 billion in online sales.

U.S. shoppers had splurged more than $1.52 billion online by evening time on Thanksgiving.

Sears Holdings, which earlier this year warned there is "substantial doubt" it can remain in business, started its Black Friday sales at the beginning of November, putting virtually everything in both Sears and Kmart on sale. More retailers are launching sales (or at least, their websites) like Amazon, Walmart and eBay for trigger-happy shoppers hoping to get their buying done ahead of time.

Experts say Thanksgiving is a good day to find deals on video games and sporting goods, while Black Friday is the day to shop for televisions, tablets, jewelry and appliances.

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Just like past year, it promises to be a shopping frenzy as shops all across the United Kingdom drop the cost of a variety of items but when is best to get a deal?

The team at Black Friday Dealer will be updating their site with the best Fitbit Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on a daily basis.

Which day is best for discounts?

Unfortunately, this TV is already sold out at the $69.99 Lightning Deal price, but you can add yourself to the wait list or buy it at the regular price of $132.99.

At Kohl's in West Springfield, the doors were open at 1:00 A.M., but shoppers were eager to land their hands on the best deals, and had lined up outside for hours in the cold before store staff was able to let them in.


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