Black Friday 2021 will be celebrated on November 26th. The shopping day, like every year, will be an opportunity to shop online by taking advantage of super offers and discounts. Saveone also has unique surprises in store for its customers, which will exceptionally last throughout the month of November. But what are the origins and reasons of Black Friday?
Long queues outside the stores. E-commerce targeted by thousands of users at the same time. People of all ages who camp out for a whole night out of shopping malls to get their hands on the object of their desires. Over the years, the Black Friday it has always known how to put on a show, to the point of transforming itself into a real international event and extending well beyond the 24-hour perimeter. There shopping day, born in the United States, is now practiced all over the world and is considered the official start of Christmas shopping. Few, however, know yours origins and the reason for his name.
At the roots of Black Friday
Il first Black Friday was organized in 1924 from the chain of stores Macy's. The Friday after Thanksgiving (a heartfelt North American holiday) a fantastic parade took over New York, to kick off the Christmas season. Since then, the shopping day has become an institution, which always falls between the end of November and the first days of December the Friday after Thanksgiving (which in the USA is celebrated on the fourth or last Thursday of November).
If the starting date of this tradition is practically certain, the less certain are the ones origins of the name Black Friday. According to some, the color chosen would be that of the ink used by accountants to record business trends. Thanks to the crazy shopping Friday, in fact, this would go from red (loss) to black (active). According to another version, however, the mood of all those involved in the traffic chaos that Black Friday causes would be black.
Black Friday 2021, the pandemic does not hold back the discounts
In 2020, Black Friday was dressed in special notes. After difficult months, of closure due to Covid-19 and the global pandemic, everyone was hoping for a new beginning. The Friday of the big discounts, however, happened just on the eve of a new and hard lockdown, which lasted until the beginning of 2021. The difficulties, However, they have not held back the discounts and they certainly will not succeed this year either. The worst phase of the crisis now seems to be definitely behind us and people are craving go back to shopping carefree, to look to the future with confidence and to have fun. And Black Friday is the best time to satisfy your cravings without too much hesitation for the wallet.
Saveone's initiatives for Black Friday 2021
Also Saveone, which has always believed in the power of digital, is gearing up to give to its customers a day of discounts and exclusive surprises. Indeed, a whole month. In fact, Black Friday 2021 will be preceded by others three Fridays of exceptional promotions: White Friday (November 5th), Gray Friday (November 12th) and the start of Black Week (November 19th). Also, the time to be able to do the reso of the purchased products will stretch up to 30 days. This means that it will be possible to take advantage of super discounts to make Christmas gifts. Also because the Saveone online shop is full of solutions for all tastes and all budgets, from the most important gifts to small thoughts.