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Black Friday 2016 Is Coming, But Who Won Last Year?

Black Friday 2016 is 25th November. Are you ready?

Are you preparing to increase ad spend in anticipation of Black Friday? Which Google products did you use in 2015 to make the most of your ad spend – Google Shopping? Remarketing? Experts are predicting that online spending this year could reach the £5 billion mark this year. Of this, £2.25 billion is expected to be spent on mobile devices. FREE Black Friday Advice For Business Black Friday took a different turn in 2015. After 2014’s scramble at high street stores, we Brits decided we were better off taking advantage of online offers. A lot of retailers shunned the big one day event; instead they opted to have week/end long offers and promotions. Asda, part of Walmart who are credited with bringing Black Friday to the UK, had no offers at all. Here at Broadplace we were intrigued by this turn of events and decided to delve deeper into our own data to find out who won Black Friday, and how they did it. We specifically looked at 300+ businesses who trust us with their Google AdWords campaigns. We were looking for new trends and found a couple of case studies we thought were of particular interest. One was a luxury beauty brand and one was a high street retailer. See how they fared in the online shopping rush… Our Head of Customer Growth, Sergio, is on hand to give you a tailored advice on how to make Black Friday work harder for your business this year. Click here to email him for your FREE consultation. Black Friday 2016 Tips Online Shopping