Each and every year, Black Friday happens on different days beacuse in the United States of America, its origin country, it is always on the day after Thanksgiving – one of the most important American holidays which is always on the 4th Thursday of November. Initially, Black Friday was a commercial occasion proposed by different shops, during which a lot of people used to buy presents for Christmas. Along with the development of internet shopping, Black Friday reached other countries and became a long period of promotions.
Four years ago, on Black Friday, after the opening of the famous Walmart shop next to Los Angeles, a woman used hot-pepper spray to keep the other customers at bay from the electronics department and from the merch she wanted to purchase. Twenty people were sprayed but, fortunately, none got hurt.
In Italy, Black Friday became popular not long ago, but a bit of research on Google Trends, which keeps count of how many times the term was looked up, will show a significant growth in the past three years. Last year, Codacons suggested that Black Friday became an important day and that it should be also extended to physical shops, given the small success of traditiona winter discounts.
Black Friday sales are about to begin…
Discounts on the Geostru website will begin on Monday, the 19th of November, and will last until Monday, the 26th of November. The best deals will be on the starting day of Black Friday. All the discounts will be available on the products’ pages.