The history of Black Friday

Recently, traditional day of Black Friday turned 50 years old. Americans have cut the record during the “black Friday” of 2017, buying goods through online shopping in the amount of 7.9 billion dollars. In the United States and many other countries, discounts are really enormous at this day – they can reach 80, and even in some cases, 90 percent. In other countries, the tradition of sales was taken up as well, but discounts are not particularly large. Often, sellers raise prices in advance, and then drop them to normal level in order to create only the illusion of a …