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  • What is Black Friday?
    Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving Day in the United States. Black Friday deals are highly anticipated by the public in the lead up to pre-Christmas shopping. In recent years Black Friday specials have dominated the online landscape, but many shoppers still choose and enjoy to shop in-store for the ultimate shopping experience. The day begins with hundreds of people queuing outside stores and the sales experience can sometimes be competitive with shoppers eagerly rushing to get their hands on sale items.

    Why is it called Black Friday?
    The term Black Friday is used by retailers to refer to the day of the year when retail companies go into “the black” which means to make a profit.

    When does Black Friday take place?
    Black Friday usually occurs on the last Friday in November, this year Black Friday is on 23 November 2018.

    How does Checkers’ Black Friday differ?

    In 2014, Checkers brought South Africa the world’s biggest sales promotion in over 200 Checkers stores nationwide with never-before-seen, record-breaking prices. Checkers continues to bring its customers the lowest supermarket prices and the most competitive Black Friday deals.

  • Tips on Preparing for Black Friday