Many South African retailers are offering major discounts on products today, Black Friday – with deals on technology, appliances, food, and more.
Started in the USA, Black Friday now regularly takes place in South Africa and has become one of the biggest – if not the biggest – day for retail on the calendar.
Despite not having the chaos that is largely associated with Black Friday in the USA, South African consumers are expected to make use of the discounts amid the harsh economic environment.
Rising inflation, high interest rates and the economic turmoil of 2023 have left many consumers on their last legs, with many going into debt to help meet basic payments.
The discounts thus offer some welcome relief for consumers, whether it be buying groceries or gifts for the festive season.
Below are some of the biggest retailers and brands in South Africa who are offering discounts today in-store or online: