What is Black Friday?
Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving day in the US. It is regarding the beginning of the Christmas Eve Planning, Christmas Eve Shopping. Black Friday is not an official holiday but some schools, offices make the weekend with 4 holidays, Thursday with thanksgiving and Friday with black Friday along with the two weekends.
In 2016, $100 Billion was spent in the four days of Thanksgiving Weekend. The day’s name originated in Philadelphia, where it originally was used to describe the heavy and disruptive pedestrian and vehicle traffic that would occur on the day after Thanksgiving. Turkey songs and Thanksgiving Playlist are most common among these days.
When is Black Friday in 2017?
Black Friday is on 24th of November this year following the thanksgiving on 23rd of November.
Black Friday in 2014 – 28 November
Black Friday in 2015 – 27 November
Black Friday in 2016 – 25 November
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What is Black Friday known for?
Black Friday is very famous for its sales and shopping. Shop owners decorate their shops with new features offers. There become a competition in between the online stores. Laptop and mobiles remain in searches the whole day.
In 2014, spending volume on Black Friday fell for the first time since the 2008 recession. $50.9 billion was spent during the 4-day Black Friday weekend, down 11% from the previous year. The news media usually give heavy play to reports of Black Friday shopping and their implications for the commercial success of the Christmas shopping season.
Why is Black Friday called Black Friday?
Black Friday seems to negative, isn’t it? But it is not negative. The name was first used in 1966 by Earl Apfelbaum, a dealer. He said, “‘Black Friday’ is the name that the Philadelphia Police Department gave to the Friday following Thanksgiving Day.
At real it a good occasion like black Monday black Thursday. It just like a festival “Dhan Teras” in India. Everyone at least plans once for Black Friday to buy something. Retailers did not appreciate the negative connotation associated with a black day of the week. They had a good point.
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