Big retailers gear up for Black Friday


"Some of the deals Walmart is already touting include the 65" Class 4K Roku (ROKU) Smart TV for $398 and the Hisense 40" Class 1080p TV for $99.

Online department store Takealot, which is notorious for bulking under the heavy weight of traffic on Black Friday every year, says it's beefing up its servers so shoppers don't miss out on the thousands of deals it has with discounts of up to 60%.

We've collected our favorite Walmart Black Friday deals, and you can see a more complete list by clicking through the slideshow below.

Walmart is open all day Thanksgiving and will kick off its Black Friday deals on Thursday at 6 p.m. local time -two hours earlier than past year.

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On Nov. 22, from 4 6 p.m. local time, Walmart stores will throw special Black Friday parties for customers.

Black Friday - the day after the US Thanksgiving holiday - traditionally marks the start of the holiday shopping season. "We're more confident than ever that our customers will find incredible prices on everything on their holiday wish list at Walmart". With low unemployment and a growing economy, retail analysts expect consumers will significantly move the needle on retail spending.

Target and Walmart have officially revealed their Black Friday ads - and Target unveiled a new promotion called "skip the line". Some estimates suggest spending could reach $1 trillion for the first time. Check down below for Black Friday deals for Switch consoles, games, and accessories. Then doors reopen at 7 a.m. on Friday, November 23.