The winter sales 2022 begin on Wednesday January 12. For four weeks, all French traders launch promotions on thousands of products. Here are the official dates for the winter sales, a few tips on how to best prepare for them and the tips to expect.
📅When do the brands participate in the 2022 winter sales?
The winter sales in France are held from Wednesday January 12 to Tuesday February 8, 2022. They therefore take place on a period of four weeks. During which all online brands but also physical stores offer reductions and discounts of up to 60%. All product categories are subject to promotions during this time of year.
Sometimes the good deals can be as or even more interesting than those offered during Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The ideal opportunity therefore for people who have not found their happiness during these last end-of-year events to do good deals on certain items. We will mainly relay the offers offered by brands specializing in the sale of “high-tech” products. This year, for example, we can cite the following:
❓How not to miss the good winter 2022 sales plans?
If you want to take full advantage of the good deals of the winter sales, you can first add this article to your favorites. Then, on the big day, and throughout the event, the Phonandroid tips team will relay the best tips according to the merchants but also the product categories. As in previous years, we will therefore post summaries of the best offers which will be updated daily.
Also, as is the case with most other major shopping events of the year, stocks of products offered for sale during the sales are often limited. However, since the sales last four weeks, it is not no need to rush on the first promotion to come. Especially since the product that interests you may be displayed cheaper during the second or third markdown. Ebe responsive to acquire the coveted item. Finally, an essential rule is to be limited to the products you really need and set a budget not to exceed to avoid compulsive shopping.
🔎What are the definitions and characteristics of sales?
Sales in France are regulated sales. They have very specific characteristics. Here they are in detail below:
- They are accompanied or preceded by advertising
- They contribute to the accelerated flow of products in stock, copies of which have been offered for sale and paid for at least one month on the date of the start of the sale period in question.
- They include a price reduction announcement (up to a resale at a loss) within the limit of the stock to be sold.
- They are practiced during fixed periods of four weeks (summer and winter sales). Except for distance sales, different dates are planned in certain departments in order to take into account a strong seasonality of sales or commercial operations carried out in border regions.
The traders are authorized to organize commercial operations in order to destock outside the legal periods of sales. However, they cannot use the word “sales” and must respect the legislation in force prohibiting resale at a loss.
👍What products to watch closely during the winter sales?
So what are the high-tech products to look out for during the winter sales? As often, all the departments in this area are subject to reductions during the sales. Smartphones are in great demand during this period, it is possible to find good deals to buy high-end models at a lower cost. Usually, last year’s models are offered at reduced prices.
Also, video games are also affected by this commercial operation. However, don’t expect to see great deals on consoles such as the Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X. Since their release in 2020, they have been regularly the victim of out-of-stock packages and are sold when in stock in accompanying packs. accessories of all kinds.
Also pay attention to the IT department, which is also honored during the sales with promotions allowing you to acquire a PC, accessories and various peripherals at discounted prices. Another trend also, connected objects, which, for several years now, have been part of the daily life of a large number of French people who have adopted them. For the occasion, watches, bracelets, scales, speakers as well as alarm clocks and connected screens are inexpensive for four weeks.
For people looking for a new television, this is also a good time to get equipped. The latter also do not escape the great clearance sale which gives the opportunity to equip themselves at a lower cost. Some references from manufacturers Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Philips and others thus become more affordable during this period conducive to good business.
Finally, to the delight of audiophiles, it is also possible to find good deals on audio. During the sales, headphones, in-ear headphones, Bluetooth wireless speakers are subject to very attractive reductions allowing them to be acquired at the best price of the moment.