There are major savings to be had come Boxing Day 2017 and David Jones is top of the list when it comes to nabbing a bargain.
Boxing Day. It’s the biggest day of trade for retail giant David Jones, and this year will be no different. You can expect to see prices slashed and major savings across all categories from fashion and footwear to homewares and technology. Grab your credit card and read on below to find out how you can prepare yourself for a true-blue Boxing Day sale shopping spree.
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What products does David Jones sell and what is typically on sale?
David Jones is a department store stocking everything from men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and footwear, bags and accessories, beauty, electrical appliances, homewares and food. The Boxing Day clearance sale will see discounts across all categories.
What sort of discounts does David Jones have?
Traditionally heavy clearance sales would kick off on Boxing Day but increasingly competitive deals among retailers have pushed sales forward each year. Last December, for example, David Jones was offering 30% off perfumes and cosmetic gift sets, 20-30% off womenswear, 60% off sheets and 40% off luggage in early December.
Will the Boxing Day sale include designer brands?
Yes, absolutely. Boxing Day sales are designed for brands to have a major clearance of stock to make room for new stock in 2016. You will see hefty discounts in David Jones across Australian and international designers.
Does David Jones have any sales on at the moment?
Yes. Right now David Jones has a 10 days of Christmas sales promotion running. It is worthwhile checking back daily for new bargains in the lead up to Christmas as new flash sales are being added every 24 hours.
Trading hours during the Christmas period
Each David Jones store varies in the trading times during the Christmas period, to see a comprehensive guide across each state click here. The Boxing Day trading hours are yet to be announced.
Information about David Jones
David Jones first opened in Sydney in 1838, so not only is it the oldest department store in Australia but it is the oldest department store in the world operating under the original name. Fast forward to today, David Jones is a household name that is firmly cemented as a brand catering to Aussie’s nationwide.
Benefits of buying online and in-store
When it comes to Boxing Day sales, retail stores go into a moment of mayhem. By shopping online you will avoid the mass crowds and madness surrounding the day. Being prepared and shopping from the comfort of your couch you can guarantee a fuss-free experience.
Tips and tricks for shopping the Boxing Day sales 2016
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- Subscribe to the finder.com.au newsletter. By signing up to receive our newsletter you will be kept in the loop with all deals and information around Boxing Day sales 2016. You’ll find the email subscription box below.
- Set yourself a budget, and stick to it! The most important rule before you start your Boxing Day sale shopping spree, decide on what you can afford and don’t overspend. It’s easy to get caught up in the moment and splurge on things you don’t really need.
- Make a list. Take a minute or two to go through your home and take note of what you’re missing. This is the time to buy new cutlery, splurge on the fancy surround sound system you’ve wanted and acquire what’s missing from your fashion #musthave list.
- Add to your wishlist in advance. If you’re serious about Boxing Day sales do yourself a favour and spend the time going through the website in advance. Come the morning of the sale you’ll be able to process your order right away - eliminating the chance of missing sell-out items.
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