As you are probably already aware, Black Friday an American tradition that can trace its roots to the late 19th century when large department stores held their sales after Thanksgiving, a national holiday in America, to mark the start of the Christmas shopping season.

Although it seems like Black Friday was only just gracing us with its fantastic sales, there are only five months left to the epic shopping day in the lead up to Christmas 2019.

The official "Black Friday" starts at midnight, but as you probably already know, many of the sales already started this week – some even the week prior! But, where are the best places to find these deals? Below we take a look at what we found so far and our top suggestions of where to look depending on what you're looking for.

We have seen quite a few more shops jump onto the ol' Black Friday band wagon this week. Here we take a look at the latest shops to release their Black Friday sales in time for Black Friday week and what sorts of things they're offering.

It may be a week away from the actual Black Friday, but many UK companies have started releasing their famous November deals from today. Below we take a look at the companies who have launched their 2018 deals today, highlighting their top deals. 

Littlewoods started their Black Friday sale with discounts on range of electronics, such as laptops, televisions, camears, home appliances and kitchen gadgets, as well as great savings on clothing and jewellery.

Curry's has already started their 2018 November sale with a special Black Tag event. The sale includes a price guarantee across all of their products with the promise that if any products on sale are further reduced during the Black Friday period, they will refund the difference.

Amazon have announced they will be running their 2018 Black Friday sale from Friday the 16th of November up until Sunday the 25th of November, 2018. The sale starts exactly one-week before the actual calendar day of Black Friday.

John Lewis & Partners has officially announced that once their supply of DVD players has sold out, they will not be restocking them. With sales down by 40%, it seems the population is more likely to stream on platforms like Netflix or Amazon Prime.

You may not want to admit it, but we are getting closer and closer to Christmas. That's right, folks. Just 78 more days until the magic of Christmas unfolds all its festive wonder and glory. Here at Black Friday Deals, we've been given the insider knowledge from top-selling retailers with regards to the Top Kids Toys of 2018. Here we detail 2018's hit action toys, dolls, stuffed animals, LEGO sets, robots, board games and all things unicorn, along with some winning tips for stocking stuffers.