Paypal's Sophie Ancely.
(photo credit: Courtesy)
With Black Friday and Cyber Monday being months away, Memorial Day sales are the biggest shopping event of the summer in the United States. Retailers in the US are gearing up for a weekend of discounts and great deals not only in stores but also online, which gives us in Israel a rare opportunity to enjoy the same sales as American shoppers, with 30-70 percent discounts on electronics, appliances and, of course, our favorites – clothes and cosmetics. While Memorial Day is held on the last Monday of May, sales usually start during the weekend, So get your PayPal account ready for some serious shopping!
Macys.com – The awesome American department store offers up to 30% discounts on its site on multiple items, from children’s clothes and shoes to men’s and women’s apparel.
Designer brands such as Michael Kors, BCBG, Max Azria and many more will also be available at special prices for Memorial Day.Asos.com
– The online shopping empire may be British, but it also connects well to its American audience. On Memorial Day, the site will offer a 24-hour sale, with 25%-50% discounts on women’s clothing and shoes. The site offers free shipping worldwide.Bebe.com
– If you’re into designer brands, bebe.com is the perfect place for you to cruise for unique items, and on Memorial Day most of them will be 40% off! This is a great opportunity to buy dresses and shoes that are usually overpriced.Shopbop.com
– One of Israel’s favorite shopping sites will also offer a range of deals on Memori- al Day weekend, with up to 70% discount on selected items such as dresses, shoes and sunglasses.Piperlime.com
– This is a great place to find a huge selection of urban chic apparel.
Awesome shoes and clothing items will be offered at 25% off on Memorial Day weekend.
Enjoy! The writer is head of PayPal’s Northern Europe division.