Black Friday

'Black Friday' postponed in France over plight of small retailers

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Amazon France and major hypermarket chains have agreed to postpone their yearly "Black Friday" discounted sales to December 4th in face of growing anger from small retailers who have been forced to close under public lockdown rules and who hope to be allowed to reopen next month.

In France ‘Black Friday’ turns into protests against Amazon

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Activists in France have staged sit-ins outside Amazon's French headquarters and logistics center to denounce the occasion imported from America.

French MPs back curbs on Black Friday promotions

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Draft law in French Parliament aimed at cracking down on waste comes amid backlash against US-imported shopping ‘frenzy’.