Note: This list will be updated as we get closer to Black Friday 2018 and more stores release their specials.
For all things DIY, Builders Warehouse has you covered with top in-store deals. From cordless drills to bath tubs and basins, you can start buying up the necessaries for that big renovation you’ve been planning since forever. Be sure to get to your nearest store early to avoid being disappointed.
It’s all fun and games until Makro shows up at the Black Friday sale. For everything from cornflakes in bulk to big screen TVs, Makro will have what you need at a super discounted price. Head to any of the Makro marts around to take advantage of the Black Friday sale. If you subscribe to their newsletter, you’ll be informed beforehand what to expect from this Friday-to-Sunday sale. Generally, you can save up to 45% on selected goods.
The new kid on the DIY block is bringing out the big guns with their off-the-charts 15-60% sale on all in-store and online times. Leroy Merlin is a brand new hardware and home improvement store located in Edenvale, worth the drive no matter which side of the city you find yourself on.
Our favourite site to buy everything from the latest Wu-Tang Clan album to bandsaws is Takealot.com. This coming Friday, the online megastore will be putting its own little twist on Black Friday by dubbing it the Blue Dot Sale. If you spend more than R250, you’ll receive free standard delivery. There will be a limited supply of some products, so it’s a first come, first serve type deal.
For those of us who enjoy staying active (or like to sit on the couch in sportswear), Totalsports is hosting a sale like no other. Head down to your local store or skip the queue by shopping online – that’s what we’ll be doing. From sports tech to soccer boots, Totalsports is your one-stop shop for all things active.
South Africa’s favourite local airline is turning the skies orange with their stellar deals this Black Friday. From travel packages to Zanzibar to domestic flights before the festive season, there will be something to score for everyone. You won’t be sorry saving with Mango in November.
Seeing as we’re headed into a blazing summer you’ll need some fly face gear for when the sun’s out. Thanks to Sunglass Hut jumping on to the Black Friday bandwagon, we can take advantage of the latest designer shades and frames to suit our individual style. From big brands to indie creators, Sunglass Hut is the place to shop this Black Friday.
Have you ever been inside a Checkers on Black Friday? It’s crazy… but so are their prices. Expect them as one of SA’s top supermarts to be leading the choir this Black Friday where you’ll be able to find your entire grocery cupboard on sale. We can all do with discounted prices on bacon, right? Right.
Hop online and register on Pick ‘n Pay’s website to gain access to row upon rows of specials this Black Friday. The retailer will offer you savings of up to 50% on food, liquor, toiletries and other household products from 5 to 25 November 2018.
From Friday 23 November to Tuesday 27 November, SA’s favourite online retail store will be selling their stock at discounted prices (last year it went to less 85% on certain items). This is something you most certainly don’t want to miss. Superbalist offers the latest fashion trends and a slew of essentials for women, men, kids, sports and home. It boasts the largest international brand selection in South Africa, as well as a broad range of local brands – more than 500 in total.
You don’t want to sleep on this offer, because you might just miss out! Dial-a-Bed has a Black Friday deal that’ll have you sleeping comfy tonight, with 25% off everything in-store. We definitely don’t want FOMO and we’re sure you don’t either, so read on to get all the info.
Our favourite skincare and make-up brand, Clarins, is offering 30% off everythingonlinethis Black Friday. Orders of R750 or more get FREE delivery, plus three FREE samples with every order at checkout. Clarins is available at Edgars Beauty.
From 23 to 26 November Travelstart will get you there for cheaper with offers on flights, accommodation and car rentals! Book online and remember, the fastest click scores the deal as there are limited items on offer.
By Shawn Greyling
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