Looking for Amazing Deals on Black Friday in South Africa? Great! For all your high-end electronics, innovative tech and cool gadgets look no further than The Gadget Shop. If you have always wanted to own an amazing gadget or gizmo or unique tech toy, get ready to get them at discounted prices. Shop till you drop this coming Black Friday 29 November 2019.

When is Black Friday 2019?

Black Friday will be on 29 November 2019 and is the first Friday after the American Holiday Thanks Giving.

Why is it called Black Friday?

Back in the 1960’s accountants marked losses in red and profits in black. The books were all done on paper and written by hand and in black or red ink, depending on the profit or loss seen for the company. Usually businesses started making profit just before Christmas and offered items at discounted rates in order to clear shelves for the Christmas stock. Since the companies then made large amounts of profits in this time the accounting industry coined this day “Black Friday” i.e Profit Friday.

Where did Black Friday originate?

Black Friday originated in the Unites States of America.

When did Black Friday start in South Africa?

The Checkers Group was the first company to bring the concept of Black Friday to South Africa in 2014. Since then, this day has gained popularity and is now a common practice amongst retailers.

What can I expect on Black Friday?

Black Friday is usually associated with product or item sales or discounted items. You can expect full stores, discounted rates and lots of shopping! Many South Africans choose to do their Christmas gift Shopping during Black Friday due to discounted items.

What can I expect from The Gadget Shop on Black Friday?

We will be running amazing specials and offers on high tech electronic goods, gizmos and gadgets. If you want to be one of the first people to hear about our specials please sign up for our newsletter and avoid the rush. Our subscribers will be the first to know about our deals!

Can I buy Online at The Gadget Shop on Black Friday?

Absolutely yes! If you prefer to avoid traffic, busy malls and queues you are more than welcome.We deliver nation wide.