Black Friday 2016 UK News & Update: European Country Getting Used to American Tradition? More Details on Hottest Deals Here!

By Arianne Gift , Updated Nov 08, 2016 06:00 AM EST

Black Friday has been practiced by Americans since time immemorial that it's not really surprising why the UK has chosen to adopt the tradition. As per custom, retailers will be slashing their prices off for one whole day. Black Friday 2016 in the UK will be no different .

For the uninitiated, Black Friday refers to the occasion where shops lower their prices for 24 hours to get people splurge on things to gear up for Christmas. The name of the tradition comes from the phrase "move back into the black," which means retailers are ready to slash off product prices because they have accumulated enough money to cover their costs. In Black Friday 2016 UK, expect a shopping mania to commence, as a herd of people will be queuing for hours; some even days.

Black Friday 2016 UK will fall on November 25, Friday. If you want to avoid long queues, there is always an option to shop online! On the same day, popular online retailers like Amazon and ASOS will also offer discounts on clothing, appliances, gadgets, video games, food, among countless others.

Not to be left out on Black Friday 2016 UK, Tesco is sure to delight many shoppers come November 25th. While they are known for selling groceries, the supermarket offered discounted phones, TVs, hair straighteners, coffee machines, and other electrical items last year. Other shops you should pay a visit include Boots, John Lewis, Argos, and Halfords.

Meanwhile, video game enthusiasts are in for a treat as great deals for PS4 and Xbox One are going to be offered. For Black Friday 2016 UK, huge discounts will come in the form of console bundles. It is also possible that along with the bundle is a free game. If you're lucky enough, maybe you'll get two or more!

More news on Black Friday 2016 UK will be posted before November 25 hits. Stay tuned for more updates here at GamenGuide.

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