It is that time of the year when commodity prices are slashed and during Jumia Black Friday week, you get to shop cheaply and save huge.
Jumia Black Friday is the biggest shopping event in Kenya where many Urban Kenyans shop and save on Jumia like it is the last day of shopping. Jumia Black Friday Month helps people save money.
Jumia black Friday 2018 promises to be bigger and better with more & better deals and savings for many Kenyans home and abroad.
What is Black Friday?
Black Friday was born in the United States in the early 1990’s in Philadelphia. In the North American countries, Black Friday is an event of great popularity.
At dawn of the campaign, or even earlier, it is very common to find queues at the door of shops and shopping centers awaiting the start of the promotion in the hope of getting the best prices. Coincidentally, Black Friday also marks the beginning of the Christmas shopping season.
When is Jumia Black Friday?
Traditionally, Black Friday is an annual promotional event that takes place on the last Friday in November after the Thanksgiving holiday.
In Kenya, for some time now Jumia has been offering great deals through its Jumia Black Friday week. This year is no exception and Jumia has lined out a number of deals that will run throughout the week.
Jumia Black Friday 2018 date will be from 2nd November and run through the month till 30th November. To them, every Friday of November is a Black Friday.
What to expect during Black Friday
Last year Jumia was amazing. The latest iPhone 8 at that time which generally sells for 91,999 was sold at Kshs. 85,100 on the daily deals. This is just but one example. So expect the following during Jumia 2018 Black Friday week.
- Expect to Save, there is no doubt that during this year’s Black Friday period you will save money by shopping on Jumia.
- 80% off on more than 2 Million deals on all the Fridays during this time
- Every Friday at 9 AM there will be a Mega Sale on Jumia
- Jumia will be issuing out more than 1000 vouchers every Friday
- During the week Jumia will offer up to 70% off on over 1 Million Deals
- There will be more than 6 flash sales every day
- 100+ Vouchers will be issued daily during the entire Jumia Black Friday period.
- Free delivery when you pay with Visa.
- There will be 2 Treasure Hunts Every day and last but not least…
- 5 Treasure hunts every Friday
Now speaking of Treasure hunts, what are they? Let’s find out.
Jumia Black Friday Treasure Hunt
There are three treasures a day on the website that will be found using clues provided. These treasures will be available on separate days, all you have to do is crack the clue and locate the treasure on the website. Follow this link to know more about Jumia Treasure Hunt.
Treasure Hunt Terms and conditions
- A customer can win only one treasure during the treasure hunt period (From November 2nd to November 30th).
- Treasure winners must confirm their order by posting their order number on Facebook
- Orders made through the treasure hunt cannot be returned or exchanged.
How To Prepare For Black Friday
Well, if you want to make the most out of Jumia black Friday you need to be prepared. It is not easy to go on the treasure hunt unprepared, you won’t find any.
Jumia Flash sales happen in an instant and the most prepared person gets the deal. I know from past years many people complain that Jumia is a scam but the truth of the matter is that they were not prepared.
So here is how you can prepare yourself.
- Register on Jumia and stay logged in. You can create an account on Jumia easily, click here to register now.
- Download the Jumia App – This will enable you to access the Flash sales, treasure hunts and Vouchers which are only available via the App. To download Jumia App, visit Google Play and Apple Store.
- Subscribe to Jumia Newsletter – They do send updates about black Friday direct to your email.
- Join the Facebook Event created by Jumia specifically for Black Friday.
So there you have it, I hope to get to know your experiences in the comments and look forward to some of the deals we shall be posting on this website.
Must read: List of Online Shops in Kenya where Jumia is listed as the number 1 online shop in Kenya.