- 15% off washing machines.
- 15% off dishwashers.
- 20% off microwaves.
- 10% off lawnmowers.
- 15% off camping merchandise.
- 15% off braais and accessories.
- 20% off mirrors.
- 20% off protective wear.
- 20% off safes.
- 30% off shelving goods.
Scores of South Africans were scouring the web for deals specifically at Telkom. Telkom announced that customers will receive 60GB or 120GB of free Telkom data with their deals, along with additional bonus monthly data allocations as part of their Black Friday specials.
Telkom went as far as changing the colours of its website to black and white to mark the day and showcase their specials. The company offered 24 month contract deals on the newly-launched Huawei Mate 20 Lite for R399.
The number of Google searches for Black Friday specials at Pick n Pay went through the roof a little after midnight on the big day.
The retailer's Black Friday specials ranged from 2kg Tastic Rice at R38 (from R55), 1l Liqui-Fruit at R13 (from R21) and a Nescafé Dolce Gusto Eclipse coffee maker at R1,599 (from R3,500).
Makro deals were some of the most-searched for especially in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga. Google SA reports a staggering 450% spike in the related search query 'makro trading hours on black friday' - which isn't at all surprising as the retail chain was running pretty competitive discounts on their merchandise.
Top deals at Makro featured on Business Insider SA
Makro: Available from 21 November
Makro: available from 21 November.
Google searches for 'Builders Warehouse Black Friday' peaked around 3:00 on the morning of Black Friday in SA with the Mpumalanga, North West and Limpopo provinces showing the most interest in deals from the retailer.
For Black Friday, Builders Warehouse offered online-only discounts across a wide range of categories.
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