The second Black Friday, referred to as Black Friday 2, has after Christmas shoppers in search of after Christmas sales for bargains and discount prices and is expected to draw huge crowds. After Christmas online sales continues to offer deep discounts and clearances on many items including electronics, HDTV, jewelry, computers and laptops and much more.
Department stores like Macy’s and JC Penney are offering 50-80% off sales. Sears and Kmart’s after-Christmas sales are focused on more than the usual clearance items, offering a $25 gift card with a set of new tires as well as sales on a garage-door opener, tools and tool storage items, home electronics and fitness equipment.
The Best Buy ad online promises a 3-day sale, starting on Christmas Day, including discount sales on High Definition (HDTV) televisions. On the day after Christmas, sale prices at Sears will go 70% lower, Target will go 75% lower, Wal-Mart will go 80% lower, and Bloomingdales will match the world’s largest retailer with their own 80% discounts.
Private-label clothes will be 50-60% off, Christmas decorations will have deep discounts (up to 75% off), and the entire stock of JCPenney diamonds will be on clearance up to 50% off.
Bath & Body Works will mark down merchandise by 75%
Toys “R” Us will be holding Black Friday 2 sales from December 26 to January 3, 2009.
Barnes & Noble is discounting thousands of books, DVDs, toys, video games, calendars etc from 50-90 percent off.
Target is offering deals up to 75% off on some clothes, furniture, electronics and holiday decorations. Bath and bedding will be discounted up to 70% off.
After-Christmas store hours include:Â JCPenney- 5:30 a.m., Belk- 6:00 a.m., Kohl’s- 6:00 a.m., Sears- 7:00 a.m.
Happy shopping on Black Friday 2’s after Christmas sales!