Black Friday News

Get the latest news on recently released flyers, early Black Friday sales, and this year's shopping trends including the new marketing strategies that retailers are using. We also highlight the best products deals that you won't necessarily find on the first few pages of each Black Friday ad.

Walmart Black Friday Ad Posted
The Walmart Black Friday ad has finally arrived and as expected, it is one of of the top Black Friday ads this year. In the Walmart ad you will find a ton of deals on electronics, video games, toys, kitchen accessories, clothing, and much more. Plus, Walmart is advertising that their doorbuster deals, which are typically sold in-store only, will also be available online this year at Walmart.com! We highly suggest that you try to get all of the Black Friday deals online on Thanksgiving day to avoid the rush at the stores. If you do head to the store, Walmart will be starting their in-store Black Friday sale at 6pm on Thanksgiving day.
342 days ago
Best Buy Black Friday Ad Posted
Yesterday we posted a ton of Black Friday ads and we kick off today with a huge ad leak from Best Buy! We just posted a copy of the 49-page Best Buy Black Friday ad and this year Best Buy does not disappoint! We found a ton of great deals on electronics, tablets, video games, and much more in this ad. Some of the very best deals Best Buy is offering this year include:
  • Amazon Fire 7" 8GB Tablet for $33.33
  • Dell Inspiron 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop w/Intel Core i5, 1TB HD, 8GB RAM for $349.99
  • Toshiba 49" 4k UHD HDTV for $199.99
  • Hundreds of Blu-ray and DVD movies for $1.99 to $8.99
Best Buy's in-store sale will begin on Thursday November 24th at 5:00pm until 1:00am and doors will re-open on Black Friday at 8:00am. Plus, almost all of the Best Buy Black Friday deals will be available online at BestBuy starting at 2:00am Eastern time on Thanksgiving morning.
342 days ago
Target Black Friday Ad Posted
We just posted a copy of the 36-page Target Black Friday ad and it is loaded with deals on electronics, toys, clothing, and many other items. Also, the deals on pages 2-5 are available to order right now at Target.com at their Black Friday price for the next 24 hours! We think some of the best deals in the ad are:
  • Hisense 50" 4k UHD HDTV for $249.99
  • Beats Solo2 Wireless Headphones for $119.99
  • Nintendo 3DS Super Mario 3D Land Edition for $99.99
  • Xbox One S 500GB Minecraft or Battlefield 1 Console Bundle w/$40 Target Gift Card for $249.99
Again, some of the Black Friday deals are online right now at Target.com so we suggest you check them out now before they sell out!
342 days ago
Sears Black Friday Ad Posted
The 64-page Sears Black Friday ad is here and it is loaded with deals on major appliances, tools, clothing, and jewelry. Sear is also offering a doorbuster coupon where you can save an additional 30% off any $50+ clothing purchase! Here are some of the very best deals that we found in the Sears ad:
  • Kenmore 4.5-cu. ft. Washer and 7.3-ct. ft. Dryer for just $849.98 for the pair (54% off)
  • Kenmore French Door Bottom-Freezer Refrigerator for $999.99 (54% off)
  • Craftsman 22-in" Dual Stage Snow Blower for $399.99
We expect almost all of the Sears Black Friday deals to be available to purchase online at Sears.com and if you join our email list, we will send you an update on when the online sale begins. For those heading to the store, Sears stores will open at 6:00pm on Thanksgiving Day and the doorbusters will be available until 1pm on Black Friday or until they sell out.
343 days ago
Kmart Black Friday Ad Posted
We just received a copy of the 32-page Kmart Black Friday ad and this year they are going "elfing wild" with their Black Friday savings with deals on toys, movies, clothing, kitchen appliances, and much more. The best deals that we found in the ad include:
  • Disney Frozen or Spiderman 10" Bike for $19
  • 40% Off Select Lego City Sets
  • Buy One Get One Free On Winter Apparel for the Entire Family
When comparing this flyer to the other flyers that have been leaked so far, we're really impressed with the amount of toys on sale. If you are shopping for children this year than we definitely suggest that you check out Kmart.com during their Thanksgiving sale.
343 days ago
Overstock.com Black Friday Ad Released
The 22-page Overstock.com Black Friday flyer was just released and it includes deals on toys, jewelry, electronics, home goods, and much more. This year Overstock.com plans to continue to add new products to their Black Friday sale throughout Thanksgiving day and into Cyber Monday. Some of the deals that stood out to us in their ad this year include:
  • 30% Off the Disney Princess Royal Dreams Castle
  • Sony Playstation 4 Slim 500GB Uncharted 4 Console Bundle for $249.99
  • 10k Rose Gold Morganite Engagement Ring for $259.99
This year Overstock.com is stepping up their Black Friday game and we're expecting that they will continue to release more Black Friday deals to compete with Amazon.com, Target, and Walmart.
343 days ago
Belk Black Friday Ad Posted
We just posted a copy of the huge 72-page Belk Black Friday ad which features hundreds doorbuster deals on kitchen appliances, men's and women's clothing, boots & shoes, and on other fashion accessories. Some of the best deals that stood out to us were:
  • ND New Directions 5-Piece Luggage Set for $39.99
  • Various Brands and Styles of Boots for $19.99
  • Keurig K45 Elite Brewing System for $89.99
The 2016 Belk Black Friday sale starts at 4:00pm on Thanksgiving Day and it runs right through 1:00pm on Black Friday. Also, the first customers in the store will have a chance to win a $1000 Belk gift card!
343 days ago
Stage Stores Black Friday Ad Posted
The Stage Stores Black Friday ad was just posted online and this advertisement covers the entire Stage Stores family including Bealls, Goody's, Palais Royal, Peebles, and of course Stage. The ad itself features deals on boots and shoes, clothing for the entire family, kitchen appliances, toys, and small electronics. The Black Friday sale at the Stage family of stores will start at 12:00pm on Thanksgiving Day and last until 1:00am. Each store will then open again at 6:00am on Black Friday and the doorbusters will last until 5:00pm that Friday.
344 days ago
Staples Black Friday Ad Released
The Staples Black Friday ad is here and we're impressed with the great selection of deals they have this year on laptops, tablets, computer accessories, and printers. The best deals in this year's Staples ad include:
  • Linksys AC2600 Dual Band Wireless Router for $129
  • HP 15.6" Laptop w/Intel Core i7 Processor, 12GB RAM, 1TB HD for $499.99
  • Staples Hyken Office Chair for $119.99
You can buy all of the products in the Staples Black Friday ad online on Thanksgiving day at Staples.com. Their in-store Black Friday sale begins on Friday November 27th at 6:00am.
346 days ago
Michaels Black Friday Ad Posted
We just received a copy of the 13-page Michaels Black Friday ad and it is loaded with deals on craft supplies, fabrics, seasonal items, and craft storage. Michaels also offering a series of coupons ranging from 30% off to 50% off that are valid at specific times Thursday through Saturday during the Michaels Black Friday sale. Some of the best deals in this ad include:
  • 7.5ft Pre-Lit Kensington Dual LED Christmas Tree for $99.99
  • 50% Off Christmas Decor and Christmas Trees
  • 60% Off Michael's Entire Stock Of Craft Storage
This year Michaels is offering their doorbusters specials online at 4:00am Eastern time on Thanksgiving Day (on Michaels.com) and their physical stores will begin the Black Friday sale at 6:00pm local time on Thanksgiving.
346 days ago
JCPenney Black Friday Ad Posted
We have yet another leaked Black Friday ad for you and this time it is the huge 72-page JCPenney Black Friday ad. The deals in this year's JCPenney ad are excellent and we found a lot of great deals on kitchen appliances, luggage, and clothing. Some of the best deals that we found in the ad include:
  • Protocol Hamilton 5-Piece Luggage Set for $39.99
  • Misc small kitchen appliances for $7.99 to $9.99 each
  • 60% Off All Holiday Trim and Decor
  • 60% Off 2-Piece Boys' and Girls' Sleepwear
JCPenney's Black Friday sale will start at 3pm on Thanksgiving and all of these deals will also be available online at JCPenney.com.
347 days ago
Gordmans Black Friday Ad Released
We just got a copy of the 20-page Gordmans Black Friday ad and it includes deals on electronics, clothing, boots & shoes, toys, and home decor. Some of the best doorbuster deals that we found in this ad include a Westinghouse 40" LED HDTV for $149.99 and Women's Rampage Boots for only $19.99. Another popular doorbuster that they are offering is 50% Off Beats Bluetooth Wireless Headphones. Gordman's Black Friday sale begins at 5:00pm on Thanksgiving day and for the first few hours of the sale, they will be offering a coupon for an additional 20% off your entire purchase.
347 days ago
Ulta Beauty Black Friday Ad Posted
The 4-page Ulta Beauty Black Friday ad has just arrived and inside the flyer you will discounts on cosmetics, fragrances, hair care products, and much more. Some of their Black Friday "Beauty Busters" include the Ultra Chi Ceramic 1" Hairstyling Iron and Ultra Chi Ceramic Pro Dryer for only $74.96 each (50% off). You also don't have to wait until Black Friday to take advantage of these deals because they will be on Ulta.com starting at 8:00pm (CT) on Wednesday November 23rd.
347 days ago
Kohl's Black Friday Ad Leaked Online
The massive 64-page Kohl's Black Friday ad has just leaked online and it is loaded with deals on toys, electronics, jewelry, kitchen appliances, and much more. The best deals we found in this ad include:
  • 50% Off toys from Fisher-Price, Playskool, and more
  • 1/4 ct. T.W. Diamond Ring for $69.99
  • Hamilton Beach Kitchen Appliances (Toaster, Slow Cooker, Can Opener, Blender, etc) for just $9.99 each
  • Prodigy Avenue 4-Piece Luggage Set for $49.99
Kohl's is extending Black Friday even earlier than before by offering all of these Black Friday deals online at Kohls.com starting on Monday November 23rd. If some of these items sell out online and you want to try to get them in the store, Kohl's in-store sale will begin at 6:00pm on Thanksgiving.
349 days ago
ShopKo Black Friday Ad Released
The giant 68-page ShopKo Black Friday ad was just released and inside the ad you will find deals on HDTVs, Blu-ray and DVD movies, video games, toys, kitchen accessories, and much more. Some of the best deals we noticed in this ad include:
  • Proscan 55" 4k Ultra HD LED HDTV for $299.99
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab Elite for $67.99
  • Garmin vĂ­vosmart HR Activity Tracker for $99.99
ShopKo will open at 4pm on Thanksgiving day and offer over 800 doorbusters and you will also be able to get most of the deals online at ShopKo.com.
349 days ago
Sam's Club Black Friday Ad Posted
The Sam's Club Black Friday ad has just leaked online and this year they continue to impress us with their deals on HDTVs, laptops, and other electronics. Some of the deals that we liked the most in this ad include a Vizio 60" 4k UHD HDTV for $548 and a HP 15.6" HD Notebook w/Intel Core i7 Processor, 16GB memory, and a 1TB hard drive for just $499. Each of these deals will be available to buy online at SamsClub.com on Thanksgiving day and the Sam's Club in-store Black Friday sale will begin at 7:00am on Friday November 25th.
349 days ago
BJ's Black Friday Ad Released
The huge 34-page BJ's Black Friday ad was just released. The big doorbuster deals at BJ's this year include a Samsung 65" 4k UHD Smart LED TV for only $899.99 ($500 off the normal retail price) and a Dyson Animal V6 Cordless Vacuum for only $289.99 ($160 off). This rest of the flyer is filled with deals on HDTVs, furniture, clothing, electronics, housewares, and much more. The BJ's Black Friday sale starts a week early (Friday November 18th) and it lasts right through Cyber Monday on November 28th.
350 days ago
Dell Small Business Black Friday Ad Released
To follow up their consumer ad, Dell just released both their Black Friday ad and their Cyber Monday deals for the Dell.com Small Business section. In both of these sales circulars you will find specials on laptop computers, desktops, and computer accessories. One of the deals that stuck out to us is a Dell PowerEdge Server T20 with an Intel Xeon i3 E3-1225 v3 processor and 4GB of memory for just $249. This PowerEdge server deal is part of the Dell Cyber Monday sale and it will be available beginning on Monday November 28th. The Black Friday deals for Dell Small Business start on 11/21 and the offers end on 11/27. Their Cyber Monday sale begins on 11/28 and runs right through 12/5.
351 days ago
Dell Black Friday Ad Posted
In the first surprise of the season, we just posted a copy of the leaked 2015 Dell Black Friday ad. Normally the Dell ad leaks in mid November so we were a little surprised to receive a copy of it so early. Beginning at 6:00pm Eastern time on Thanksgiving Day (11/24), Dell will be offering their Inspiron 14" 3000 Series laptop with an Intel Celeron processor, Windows 10, and 2GB of memory for just $99.99. Another great deal that will be available at 6:00pm on Thanksgiving Day is a Xbox One S Battlefield 1 bundle for just $249.99. This bundle includes a 500GB Xbox One console an extra controller and Gears of War 4. The rest of the Dell Home ad includes online exclusive doorbuster deals that become available to purchase at different times throughout the evening on Thanksgiving day running right through Black Friday. The first deal goes live at 6:00pm Eastern time and we expect most of the items in this ad to sell out quickly.
351 days ago
Craft Warehouse Black Friday Ad Posted
We just received a copy of the 12-page Craft Warehouse Black Friday ad and it is filled with deals on holiday items and craft supplies. Also, this year they will be offering 50% off any one regular priced item when the store opens on Black Friday until 12:00pm. Stores open between 4:00am and 6:00am depending on the store location and they will also be participating in Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday this year.
351 days ago
Target Offers Free Shipping + 10% Off Gift Cards
We predicted it earlier in the week but now it's official! Target has just announced that they are going to match Best Buy and offer free shipping with no minimum purchase required from November 1st right through Christmas day. On December 4th, Target will also be bringing back their popular 10% off gift cards deal from last year. If you shop at Target often, this is a great way to get an instant 10% off your holiday shopping.
358 days ago
Best Buy Offers Free Shipping This Holiday Season
Today Best Buy announced that they will be offering free shipping with no minimum purchase on everything they sell at BestBuy.com. This free shipping offer begins today and it lasts right through the holiday shopping season, ending on Christmas Eve (Saturday December 24th). This is a huge win for consumers as we wouldn't be surprised to see both Target and Walmart to match this offer. The BestBuy.com free shipping deal excludes products that are sold "in store only" or that are sold via the third-party marketplace.
360 days ago
Harbor Freight Black Friday Ad Leaked
It's still the middle of October but the second Black Friday ad of the season has leaked online! This year the honor of being the second ad leaked goes to Harbor Freight and they will be offering some great deals on tools and hardware this year. Some of the best deals in the ad include:
  • US General 44" 13 drawer roller cabinet for $349.00
  • Drillmaster drill driver and flashlight kit for $19.99
  • 1000lb capacity mover's dolly for just $7.99
The 3-day Harbor Freight Black Friday sale begins when stores open at 7:00am on Friday November 25th and the sale ends on Sunday November 27th.
363 days ago
Half Price Books Black Friday Ad Posted
The first leaked Black Friday ad of 2016 has arrived and it comes from Half Price Books (surprise!). Traditionally they are the first retail store to release a Black Friday ad (going on 7 years strong now) and this year they do not disappoint. The 12-page ad features deals on retro toys (including a retro gaming system), Star Wars merchandise, music, and of course on books. The Half Price Books Black Friday sale starts in stores on Friday November 25th and the first 100 customers in line will receive a free tote bag with a $5 gift card inside.
365 days ago