Black Friday here, Black Friday there! Many do not even now what it means. Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving Day; a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. Due the fact that people on people are on holidays, marketers created an avenue for people to shop at ridiculously cheap prices online and in stores. Shopping after all has long become an integral part of our daily lives. This piece will show you how and where to take advantage of 2015 Black Friday deals.
You can also trace the history and significance of Black Friday on this Wikipedia page
Alas! Black Friday is no longer a US Affair as it is being ‘observed’ around the world yearly with Nigeria not an exemption. Like I started in this article, Black Friday sales often start from Thanksgiving Day in the US. This short piece highlights how to take advantage of Black Friday sales to get those items of your dreams in Nigeria and abroad.
Konga.com one of Nigeria’s biggest and finest e-commerce platform calls her version of Black Friday “Fall Yakata”. Apart from the getting items at very cheap price, do you know you can extra 5% off on your orders? All you need to do is sign up for KongaPay if you have not.
Check this offer out for instance
“One star product to look out for is the brand new Alcatel Popstar android smartphone. The phone is available exclusively, and for the 1st time on Konga, for a Yakata price of N15,900, an unbeatable deal for an android phone of such great specs. Check it out in white and silver.”
Yakata sales on Konga.com has started today the 26 of November, 2015.
Click here to go to Konga Fall Yakata page and start shopping or keep items in your cart and buy tomorrow.
Spar and Park ‘n’ Shop (in store)
In other news, Verve cardholders can earn cashback when they shop on the websites in the image below:
Use discount code: DDVCARD at checkout. Valid from 27th – 30th Nov 2015. Not only that, get 5% money of your money back when you pay on Jumia and Kaymu using your Verve cards.
You can get the best deals outside the shores of Nigeria where we caught the Black Friday fever. At least no Nigerian is sleeping at the entrance of Shoprite or Spar. Black is traditionally American and need to take very good advantage of US websites now!
Zappos.com and others.
sportsdirect.com (£10 off every £50 spent)
UBA through the Shopvaganza Promo will give N10, 000 shopping voucher when you spend N100, 000 and above on international transactions between the 27th and 30th of November, 2015.
That’s not all, You can ship everything you buy between Black Friday and Cyber Monday for just $25 from the United States to Nigeria. This offer is brought to you by UBA in collaboration with ShopToMyDoor.com . You can consider changing your shipping company for now just to take full advantage of this offer.
Just sign up here
How to save extra cash
Don’t get carried away with Black Friday frenzy, use coupon codes to save extra cash. After adding your favourite items to cart, use coupon codes to get further discounts. Get coupon codes for your online store of your choice at retailmenot.com
RetailMeNot also have a dedicated page full of Black Friday deals you can take full advantage of. Click on this link to check out the RetailMeNot Black Friday page.
Later today, you’ll be able to download a free eBook on how to shop and ship effortlessly from the United State to Nigeria. Stay tuned!