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Kohl's 30% off, Free Shipping, Kohl's Cash & More Today
Posted on October 11th @ 5:01 pm ET in Industry News

Through October 20th, Kohl’s Charge cardholders can use coupon code GOLDEN30 to save an extra 30% and code OCTMVCFREE for free shipping with no minimum purchase needed.

Non-cardholders can save 15% or 20% off $100+ with code SAVENOW. These coupons can be stacked with 15% off $50 in home items with code HOME15 or $10 off $50 in men's clothing with code OCTMENS10. Everyone also gets $10 in Kohl's Cash with every $50 spent after discounts.
Blain's Farm & Fleet Toyland Toy Catalog Posted
Posted on October 11th @ 10:01 am ET in Toy Books

As promised, we have posted this year's 28-page Blain's Farm & Fleet Toyland toy catalog on the site. You can check out the sale here and Farm & Fleet also has it on

Farm & Fleet's Toyland sale starts a week from tomorrow on Saturday, October 19th and will run for just 2 weeks until November 3rd. Many of the deals in the sale will also be available online. Look for more toy catalogs from retailers such as Walmart, Target and Amazon very soon.
Introducing Toys R Us Experiences, Powered by Target
Posted on October 8th @ 9:05 am ET in Industry News

Target today announced a partnership with the relaunched Toys R Us brand. re-opened today and features articles and videos about the hottest toys. Instead of purchasing these toys directly from Toys R Us, each toy page will link to the toy on

When Toys R Us opens their new "experiential retail stores" this fall in select areas, shoppers will be able to order toys that will be fulfilled through Target if the item is not in stock in the physical store. You'll earn Target Circle and REDcard perks through these Toys R Us purchases as well.
Target Offers Their First Toy Sale of the Holiday Season
Posted on October 6th @ 9:55 am ET in Hot Deals

Starting today in Target stores and online on, you can save $10 on a $50 purchase in toys & games, or spend $100 and the discount jumps up to $25. You can maximize your discount by spending just over the $50 and $100 thresholds.

This discount runs through Saturday, October 13th. As usual with most Target promotions, there are exclusions for this deal including LEGO and toys sold by third party sellers. Free shipping is offered on orders of $35 or more (or on all orders if you're smart enough to have a Target REDcard).
Meijer Epic Toy Guide Catalog Posted
Posted on October 6th @ 9:55 am ET in Toy Books

We've just posted a 17-page toy catalog from Meijer that they are calling their "Epic Toy Guide". The prices in this catalog are good from today through October 26th.

Note that this is not Meijer's final holiday toy catalog - that book will be released in the coming weeks and will have many more pages of toys than this "preview" guide.
Fleet Farm Toyland 2019 Holiday Toy Catalog Posted
Posted on October 5th @ 6:01 pm ET in Toy Books

In case you missed it we recently posted the 64-page Fleet Farm Toyland toy catalog on the site. You can check it out here. The sale starts Saturday, October 12th and will run until early November.

We're also expecting the Blain's Fleet Farm Toyland catalog to be posted any day now. Their sale typically starts within a week of their competitor's sale, so be on the lookout for that catalog.
Amazon Announces New Lineup of Alexa Compatible Gadgets
Posted on September 25th @ 3:28 pm ET in Industry News

Amazon held a special event today to announce a huge group of new Alexa-compatible speakers, smart home devices and more. You can check out all of the newly announced items here.

Among the most interesting are the Echo Studio, a high end smart speaker, the Echo Buds which are Amazon's answer to AirPods and Echo Frames which are eyeglasses with Alexa built-in. Amazon also announced a new Echo Dot with built-in clock and a new Alexa-compatible smart oven.

This news is relevant to Black Friday because you can pretty much guarantee that these devices will be on sale in November and will end up some of Amazon's top selling items that month.
When Will the First Black Friday Ad Be Posted?
Posted on September 9th @ 9:14 am ET in Guides & Tips

We know many of you anticipate the first leaked ad to be posted each year. We've compiled a chart which shows the dates we've posted ads during the past 13 years. You'll notice that aside from a few early smaller ads, the more popular ads typically start getting posted in late October.

With Black Friday falling on the latest possible date this year, ad leaks could be delayed compared to last year when Black Friday was on the earliest possible date. Make sure you're signed up for our free alert mailing list in case an ad gets leaked sooner than expected.
Discuss Black Friday on the Forums & Win Great Prizes
Posted on September 9th @ 9:00 am ET in Contests

We're really proud of our Black Friday message boards on the forum. They are a great place to talk about Black Friday with others who are just as crazy about Black Friday as you are.

Every year we see a lot of lurkers on the boards, and we want to encourage you to sign up and post by giving away a $250 gift card and hundreds of dollars in additional prizes just for talking Black Friday. See this thread for details and if you don't have a forum account, get one here.

We're also giving away new Black Friday survival kits on the forum and on our social media this year, so check out the forum to get more info and enter the first contest to win one of these kits.
Target Reveals Bullseye’s Top Toys List for 2019 Holiday Season
Posted on September 3rd @ 10:04 am ET in Industry News

Target today announced their "Bullseye's Top Toys of 2019" list which features a selection of what Target's toy buyers think will be some of the most anticipated toys for the upcoming holiday shopping season. You can check out their full list on their press release here.

Target also announced that they will continue the expansion of their toy selection with more than 10,000 toys in store and online this year as they continue to try and fill the void left when Toys R Us closed all of their US stores. We'll have more holiday toy lists in the coming weeks.
Black Friday Message Boards Are Now Open for 2019!
Posted on September 3rd @ 9:00 am ET in Site News

As we do every year around this time, we have officially opened up our main Black Friday message board for this year. You can check out all the early Black Friday discussion here.

You can start discussing your predictions for this year, any Black Friday news that comes up and much more. Also be on the lookout for our first contests of the year as well. See you there!
Countdown: Just 100 Days Remaining Until Black Friday!
Posted on August 21st @ 9:00 am ET in Industry News

Today marks the 100 day milestone in the countdown to Black Friday 2019. Just a reminder that if you'd like to start discussing the sales and rumors, our Black Friday forum is already open!

As we do every year, we will soon be posting our official Black Friday predictions for 2019 where we'll speculate on the hot items and the prices they'll be offered at so look for that soon as well.
Relive Past Black Fridays with the Black Friday Archive
Posted on August 6th @ 9:18 am ET in Guides & Tips

We get many requests from our visitors to browse older Black Friday ads from previous years. To answer those requests, we created a site for you to check out:

This is a simple easy-to-use site that lets you browse our complete archive of past Black Friday sale ads. The Black Friday Archive currently goes back to 2004 and has over 950 historical ads. Also, the recent ads from Black Friday 2018 have been added to the archive for you to view.
Follow @GottaDEAL or @BlackFridayNews on Twitter
Posted on August 6th @ 9:18 am ET in Site News

For those of you on Twitter, we've got two options for you this year. As always, @GottaDEAL is our year-round account. We'll post great online deals along with important Black Friday updates.

You can also follow @BlackFridayNews which is an automated account that will post all Black Friday site updates and all new message board threads. All Black Friday news, all the time.
Sign up for GottaDEAL Instant Deal Alerts to Save Big!
Posted on August 6th @ 9:18 am ET in Site News

This time of year there are many very hot deals that appear on a retailer's site and sell out within a few hours or, in many cases, just a few minutes. To help you score these deals before everyone else, we created the very popular (and totally free) GottaDEAL Instant Deal Alerts.

This is an exclusive list which will only be used to send you instant alerts about the absolute hottest deals that we find. To join tens of thousands of others getting these alerts, see this page.
Check Out Our Guide to Saving Money on Amazon
Posted on August 6th @ 9:17 am ET in Guides & Tips continues its run as the undisputed leader when it comes to online shopping. But while most of our visitors shop on Amazon all the time, there are some tips and tricks that you may not be aware of, so we created our guide to saving money on Amazon for you to check out.

In this guide you'll find tips such as using the right credit card, the best ways to get Amazon Prime, where to find major discounts on Amazon orders, how to navigate all of Amazon's deals and much more. With Black Friday right around the corner, we hope you'll find this guide useful.
Black Friday Shortcut URLs Available Again This Year
Posted on August 6th @ 9:16 am ET in Site News

Just a reminder that the shortcut web addresses we've had in the past are working once again this year to save you some time:

BlackFriday.GD will take you directly to this Black Friday site. will take you to the message boards.
Get our Free Apps for Apple iOS & Android Devices
Posted on August 6th @ 9:16 am ET in Site News

If you have an Apple or Android mobile device (including tablets such as the Apple iPad), you can download our free app from your device's app store or marketplace.

Our Android and iOS apps let you browse our message boards from anywhere and keep up to date on the latest deals, site news and Black Friday updates and discussion.
Black Friday Savings Tip: Get a Deal-Friendly Credit Card
Posted on August 6th @ 9:16 am ET in Guides & Tips

One of the best ways to maximize your savings during Black Friday week is to make sure you have a good cash-back credit card. Use these credit cards for your purchases and you will earn additional cash back beyond the usual big Black Friday savings found each year. But the clock is ticking - if you want to get any of these cards to use during the upcoming sales, you need to apply soon.

Many of these cards have big signup bonuses if you spend a certain amount in the first 3 months with the card, so sign up for any of these cards today and you can use your holiday shopping to meet these bonus goals easily. Check out for an list of our favorites.
Join the GottaDEAL Discord Server & Chat About Black Friday
Posted on August 6th @ 9:16 am ET in Site News

Last year we set up a GottaDEAL Discord server for those of you who'd like to chat in real-time about Black Friday and anything else with other GottaDEAL visitors and forum members. You can access the server via this invite link and we hope to see many of you in the chat.

For those who are unfamiliar with Discord, it is a free text, voice and video chat service. You can access it via their apps or through a traditional web browser. Once you sign up for an account you can join the GD server using the special invite link.
Best Practices: Black Friday 101 for Retailers
Posted on August 6th @ 9:16 am ET in Guides & Tips

We realize that we get many visits from employees of the retailers that we post Black Friday ads from. Given that potential audience of decision-makers within the retail industry, we thought we'd try to help out all of retailers during this holiday shopping season.

Several years ago we compiled a list of best practices that stores can follow for a successful day - Black Friday 101 for retailers. We think these ideas still are valid and should be considered.
Black Friday Countdown: 6 Months Until Black Friday 2019
Posted on May 29th @ 8:48 am ET in Industry News

We are officially half-way to Black Friday 2019! Today marks the 6 month point in the countdown towards the big day. We know many of you are getting excited about the big day and some are even putting off big purchases until you see the Black Friday deals.

We're busy working behind the scenes to prepare for this year including putting together our prize giveaways, performing site updates and much more. We'll be back soon with more Black Friday news and before Black Friday, come back in mid-July for our coverage of Prime Day 2019!