What is Black Friday History 2018

Black Friday is the Friday after Thanksgiving and is widely considered to be the start of the shopping season. Originally, it was coined by the Philadelphia police department because so many people went out to shop, that it resulted in traffic accidents, and sometimes even violence.

However, soon the retailers realized that this was a negative connotation being attached to this shopping day and created a new story behind the origination of this name. They used this name to reflect their success. Black is used by accountants to signify profit. Hence, to create a more positive association with Black Friday, retailers used this particular example as the reason for the name “Black Friday”.

Black Friday used to be an occasion when people would stand in line for hours to avail the best bargains and discounts. However, with the rise of online shopping, there is a rising trend of bringing these sales online for the comfort and ease of the customers. While some shoppers are willing to wait in line, many shoppers prefer sitting in the comfort of their homes and shop. In response, retailers now offer their Black Friday Sale 2018 in Pakistan to online shoppers as well. Moreover the e shops also come up with big deals and bargains for the Black Friday shoppers.

This year Black Friday Deals is going to fall on 23rd November. So mark your calenders for the biggest shopping event of the year.

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