Online shoppers can take advantage of safe, contac
Online shoppers can take advantage of safe, contactless delivery across the country. (Image: Supplied)
Blue Dot Sale.

This November, Blue Dot Countdown deals will be at Takealot’s Black Friday prices, making it the easiest, fastest, most convenient and safest way to do your shopping ahead of Black Friday and the festive season.

Let the Blue Dot Sale Countdown begin

Set your alarms, schedule your diary, pour yourself a strong cuppa coffee as the countdown has begun. This November, online shoppers can expect the biggest Blue Dot Sale yet, with over 100 000 deals on over November. What is set to be the biggest shopping event of the year will run for a full month from 1 November until 30 November.

The 2021 Blue Dot Sale will be themed across four weeks of Blue Dot Countdown deals leading up to Black Friday (26 November), Weekend Edition (27 & 28 November) Cyber Monday (29 November) and Takealot Tuesday (30 November).

Week One of the Blue Dot Countdown (01 – 7 November)

The Blue Dot Countdown sale will include some of the biggest and best deals in South Africa, across’s extensive range of appliances and essentials, tech and gadgets, sporting equipment and gaming, beauty, toys and so much more. Whatever you’re looking for, has it and at a great price too! You can also take advantage of app-only deals too if you download the Takealot app from Google Play Store or App Store.

Beginning with a bang, week 1 (01 – 7 November) will be all about big savings on big stuff - large appliances, TVs, furniture and so much more.  You can also find unbeatable savings on beauty products, toys and family games, and even pet food during the first week of the countdown.

Check out some of this week’s top Blue Dot Countdown deals below: 

  1. Hisense-50" UHD Android Smart TV with HDR Dolby Vision and Bluetooth, was R8 999, now R7 999
  2. Samsung 9kg Front Loader, With Steam and Eco Bubble Technology, was R11 999, now R9 499
  3. Bosch Series 4 Free-standing Fridge and Freezer, was R11 499, now R8 999
  4. Weber Compact 57cm Charcoal Kettle Grill, was R2 869, now R1 999
  5. And 30% off selected Elizabeth Arden Skincare products

And best of all, to sweeten the deal even further, these deals will be coupled with a discount on Takealot’s delivery charge on bigger items. This delivery charge will be halved to R100 during the Blue Dot Countdown – which gives you even more incentive to check out these once-in-a-lifetime shopping deals.

The fastest, safest, most convenient way to shop Black Friday month in 2021

With up to 50% off thousands of deals, there’s no better excuse to ditch the long queues and the hassle of in-store shopping in the lead up to the festive shopping season. Don’t leave it until the last moment, get spectacular deals ahead of the crazy shopping rush, while saving time and money.

Better yet, it’s the safest way to shop. Online shoppers can take advantage of safe, contactless delivery across the country. To top it off, main centres around Cape Town, Pretoria and Johannesburg can even get same-day or next-day delivery.

There are also more than 80 Takealot Pickup Points around the country – in Gauteng, the Eastern Cape, Western Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Free State and Mpumalanga – so you don’t have to step foot in crowded shopping malls and busy stores.

For more information on the Blue Dot Sale, check out or follow them on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Make sure you download the Takealot App on the Google Play Store or App Store

This post and content is sponsored, written and provided by Takealot.