Sun shines on Shropshire shoppers as Black Friday busy

Alicia Cross
November 25, 2017

It's a chance for retailers to kick-off the holiday season and shoppers get ready to knock elbows or more to get a prized gift or possession at the cheapest price possible.

Amazon hasn't released any sales figures but said on Friday that customers in the USA were shopping at "record levels".

Apart from the days, there are a couple of other differences between the two, one is that Cyber Monday deals only applies to online shops while Black Friday is in store as well. Many Black Friday TV deals are on no-name brands, so deals like this and the one below from a well-known brand like Samsung is notable.

The US National Retail Federation is projecting that sales for November and December will rise 3.6% to 4% this year, compared to a 4% increase last year.

Sun shines on Shropshire shoppers as Black Friday busy

Scrolling through social media, the early victor of Black Friday 2017 looks clear - but the truth may be more complicated. Eastern Time, an 18.4% growth over a year ago. Shopping on mobile has hit record highs this Thanksgiving, representing 61.1% of visits (50.9% of which is coming from smartphones) and 46.2% of revenue, according to Adobe. Experts predict shoppers will spend some $672 billion on the day after Thanksgiving, traditionally the busiest shopping time of the year.

So in what amounts to a preview of my game of the year post that will go up some time next month, I've collected the best deals on the year's best games from a variety of retailers and digital storefronts. You can find the best 100 Amazon Black Friday 2017 deals on sale on Black Friday 2017, November 24 in the best Amazon Black Friday 2017 deals and best Walmart Black Friday 2017 deals guides. While just 5% of shoppers clicked or tapped on a personalized product recommendation, they accounted for 28% of all revenue - making them some of the most profitable customers for retailers.

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