Sun shines on Shropshire shoppers as Black Friday busy

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Image Rob Stothard Getty Images

Traditionally the day after Thanksgiving, this year Black Friday falls on Friday November 25, 2016 What is the difference between Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

Katie Broome, marketing manager at The Telford Centre, said: "Black Friday was a great day at Telford Centre, it really feels as though people are getting into the spirit of the festive season already".

According to Adobe, people should wait until after the Thanksgiving holiday to save some money.

"While many feel that Black Friday is mainly an online phenomenon we have had a very busy day, with shoppers making the most of the special deals on offer from our brands throughout the centre".

Wikibuy found that the Xbox One on Amazon is generally a good deal
Wikibuy found that the Xbox One on Amazon is generally a good

Just like past year, it promises to be a shopping frenzy as shops all across the United Kingdom drop the cost of a variety of items but when is best to get a deal?

November and December is crucial for retailers because the two big shopping months can account for as much as 40% of annual sales. The deep discount day that many prepare for weeks in advance.

Crowds at stores in many locations around the country were reported to be strong, according to analysts and retail consultants monitoring shopper traffic across the US. Over the past few days, I've been hunting for the best video games deals I could find (to follow up on my best consoles deals post), and discovered that some of my favorite games of 2017 are on sale at steep discounts for Black Friday, Cyber Monday and so on.

Traffic from desktop and laptop computers declined 11% and almost 6% respectively, according to the data.

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