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Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 3:01 pm
by teknoge3k
bfaddict wrote:
teknoge3k wrote:Day before Black Friday and I can't believe PetSmart & BonTon aren't out yet.


BonTon went out of business this summer. However they do still semi-exist in the online world.


Thanks for letting me know. That's nothing we have around here nor do I know anything about them. I just seem to always have bought something from them online in years past. So now all I need is PetSmart. :)

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 4:12 pm
by jeanerz13
teknoge3k wrote:So now all I need is PetSmart. :)


Maybe they're scaling back their sale and the Black Friday Preview ad is all we get.

Edit: Looking at it online, I don't see anything that really makes me think that this is a partial ad. It does have a little "preview" tag in the upper right, but I think that's just because the prices aren't valid yet.

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 7:19 pm
by SantaShopper
jeanerz13 wrote:
SantaShopper wrote:
jeanerz13 wrote:Or maybe they'll use the same url and it's a placeholder. Maybe you'll see the promotion at that url change in a couple days. Shopper X mentioned a tote this year for 29.50 (that one was 27.99 or something) so it probably won't be the same one.

I'll keep an eye out. I've bookmarked it!

Here we go... https://www.yankeecandle.com/fragrance-lovers-tote that should be this year's - price matches what shopper X said

Omg THANK YOU! I was literally just checking before I saw your post! I love that bag. If I can get there Thursday, it's mine!

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:59 pm
by bfaddict
teknoge3k wrote:
bfaddict wrote:
teknoge3k wrote:Day before Black Friday and I can't believe PetSmart & BonTon aren't out yet.


BonTon went out of business this summer. However they do still semi-exist in the online world.


Thanks for letting me know. That's nothing we have around here nor do I know anything about them. I just seem to always have bought something from them online in years past. So now all I need is PetSmart. :)


Bonton/ Younkers was a big Black Friday shopping spot for me. Having them close was a big bummer!

I think Petsmart is out. There’s one on their website. I’ll be there at 6 to be first in line for cat litter!

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:49 pm
by Shopper X
The PetSmart Black Friday ad isn't on their website for me, in my region at least. I only see the "Preview" ad.

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:00 pm
by jeanerz13
Shopper X wrote:The PetSmart Black Friday ad isn't on their website for me, in my region at least. I only see the "Preview" ad.

I think the one bfads listed as the "preview" ad might be the actual ad.

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 10:23 am
by jeanerz13
teknoge3k wrote:So now all I need is PetSmart. :)

There's a 3-day sale ad on the PetSmart website now in addition to the black Friday ad. Is that what you wanted?

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 10:38 am
by teknoge3k
jeanerz13 wrote:
teknoge3k wrote:So now all I need is PetSmart. :)

There's a 3-day sale ad on the PetSmart website now in addition to the black Friday ad. Is that what you wanted?


I already have my list made and my gameplan ready. PetSmart missed out by waiting so late. I have PetCo down as my place to go. lol

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 11:05 am
by Shopper X
I think that's a good strategy for stores who don't want their Black Friday ads leaked ahead of time-- purposefully publish a Black Friday preview ad weeks ahead of time. Most ad sites like BFAds will stop hunting for the real Black Friday ad once they receive a preview ad to put on their site.

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 11:21 am
by bfaddict
So our grocery store had the paper last night but not I’m realizing it was missing soooooo many ads. I knew it looked thinner than usual.

Re: Which ad(s) are you still waiting on?

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 6:03 pm
by lwmjr
CompUSA and Circuit City :lol: