Black Friday, one of the biggest sales in the United States, comes next to Cyber Monday and is celebrated after Thanksgiving Day. Black Friday offers a great chance for online customers worldwide to grab amazing deals from global e-Commerce websites. This is also a good time of the year for those who would like to get good black friday deals from International websites and ship products to India.
Check out the amazing Black Friday offers and discounts upto 80% OFF from international as well domestic merchants!
How to prepare yourself for the Black Friday Sale if you are in India:
- Make a list of products that you want to buy
- Sign up with a third party parcel forwarding service* for sites that don’t ship to India
- Compare prices of goods offered on all e-retailers before buying.
- Keep currency converters ready
*Sign up with a parcel forwarding service that might cost you a nominal one-time fee. Once you are signed in, you will get the address of a warehouse where all your purchased items will be hoarded before shipping them to your address.
Examples of parcel forwarding service: Shipito, FedEx, TaqTaq
Black Friday Sale- What to buy and what to avoid?
Buy – Gadgets which are lightweight and easy to ship without burning a hole in your wallet like smart wearables and home devices, speakers.
Subscription programs for hosting and educational programs.
Don’t Buy – Heavy electronic items like TVs, bulky speakers and large electronic appliances (however if a friend can get it from abroad, go for it!)
Don’t shop from unknown websites however lucrative the deal is!
Always keep shipping charges and customs fee in mind.
Where to buy from using Black Friday deals:
Well, there are many international websites that ship their products to India (inclusive or exclusive of shipping cost). In case if you wish to get over the hassle of setting up package forwarding, shipping charges then Amazon is a good choice. It lets you order and ship products to India. You can choose from a variety of well-known e-commerce sites to shop global products to India effortlessly if you’re willing to pay the shipping charges. Trusted options and the websites that provide tracking facility aren’t too many. But if you can stretch your budget a little more and willing to buy a product that is otherwise hard to find on local sites, here are a few websites that we recommend to use and enjoy low-cost solution to ship products from global retailers to India.
AliExpress is owned and operated by China’s leading marketplace Alibaba group. This is the website to shop the products under the sun. They have a great selection of sellers that offers just about anything from electronics to mobile gadgets, fashion jewelry to accessories, clothing to cosmetics worldwide. The site is currently offering exclusive Cyber Monday and Black Friday offers — endless options to choose from. But be careful to check if the item you ordered has Customs Duty in India. Well, we’d suggest that if you’re looking to grab the best deals possible not the steals then AliExpress is the place to shop.
This store doesn’t need any introduction. Amazon is one of the leading websites worldwide. This website ships a few products (big purchases/ exclusive launches and sale) and for the rest offers the cheapest shipping method. Amazon offers fairly reliable shipping charges which will be much less than international exchange rates. This global store is a one-stop shop for a wide range of products. You will love to shop from their comprehensive list of products using Amazon coupons and save on your shopping and international shipping.
Domestic sites like Flipkart, Paytm Mall, Nykaa are also providing exciting Black Friday deals. In fact, Paytm Mall has started the Black Friday deals on electronics items and goods. Flipkart is launching Redmi Note 6 and the sale will start from 12 Noon on 23rd November. Nykaa is running a cosmetics and beauty products sale titled ‘Pink Friday’.