Where your GCC/MENA audience will be shopping, and exactly what categories & products they will be buying for White,Yellow and Black Friday, Singles Day, Cyber Monday & UAE Day!
Singles Day, White Friday, Cyber Monday & UAE Day are here with up to 90% off all your audience’s favorite stores. Wondering what to feature in your affiliate campaigns?
Luckily, we’ve made it easy – just read below for all the details you need: the stores with most visitors & the best sales, the hottest categories and the top trendiest products to promote!
BIG November in MENA/GCC
Nearly 80% of GCC residents are aware of Singles Day, White Friday & other BIG November sales, and nearly 55% will be shopping when the time comes.
BIG November Growth Trends
Awareness Increase of BIG November Deals in Last 3 Years
- KSA 186%
- UAE 80%
- Egypt 210%
- Jordan 110%
- Bahrain 85%
- Morocco 192%
- Kuwait 65%
|As the BIG November global phenomenon spreads, average year-on-year interest has risen 117% globally, and GCC shoppers’ interest has also grown significantly.|
Daily Sales Increase During BIG November Over an Average Day
- KSA 1250%
- UAE 1913%
- Egypt 940%
- Kuwait 253%
- Morocco 353%
- Bahrain 391%
GCC shoppers are part of a global trend topping $30 billion in annual sales for Singles Day alone, plus $23 billion in online spend across the 4-day White Friday/Cyber Monday weekend.
BIG November Purchasing Trends
Shoppers Researching Purchases Online – 67%
Average Discount Available– 45%
Average Number of Major Purchases – 3 – 4
Average Spend Per Shopper – 1073 SAR/AED
Sales Increase Over an Average Day – 1581%
Most GCC Shoppers Buy For:
Themselves – 71%
Their Families – 33%
Gifts – 19%
Research shows that UAE shoppers are amongst the top 5 spenders during BIG November. Also, GCC men spend more during BIG November than women.
Many people are buying those special items they’ve wanted all year but couldn’t afford. Some shoppers are also buying for others!
Top Categories Purchased
- Clothing & Shoes
- Electronics & Mobiles
- Beauty & Perfume
- Jewellery & Gifts
- Home Appliances
- Mom & Baby
- Sports Gear
According to Google, 67% of GCC/MENA residents will research their BIG November purchases online, and these purchases will mainly focus on brand name shoes and fashion, followed by mobiles & electronics and then on cosmetics & perfumes.
Seize this insight and earn more by promoting the categories & brands your audience is looking for. Read on for our top 10 picks for best-selling products this BIG November.
Top Products for BIG November in GCC
- Apple iPhone X, XS,
- Apple Watch Series 4, 5
- Huawei Y9, Mate 20 Pro, Nova 3i
- Samsung S10
- Adidas Yeezy
- Nike Air Max
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 7
- Gucci bags & shoes
- Honor 8x
- Michael Kors watches & shoes
The products listed above represent GCC’s 10 most searched for brands for November, as well as today’s most popular product for each brand.
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BIG November Device Usage
Percentage Purchases in GCC/MENA
60% Mobile / 37% Desktop / 3% Tablet
It is known that the GCC/MENA market is one of the more technology savvy in the world – and this can be seen in the statistics. 60% of our region’s shoppers make their major purchases on a mobile device this BIG November, versus than the global average of 57%.
BIG November Peak Shopping Hours
Use this graph to time your BIG November campaign & social posts. Contact your audience when they’re already out browsing and for smooth and seamless conversions!
Top Stores for BIG November in GCC/MENA
The stores shown above are GCC/MENA’s BIGGEST & best for BIG November. These stores offer the best discounts & the most exclusive coupon codes so you can earn the BIGGEST commissions this month.
Here are a few highlights to watch for:
AliExpress – 11.11 Singles Day “Warmup” from Oct 28 – Nov 11 & BIG SALE from Nov 11 at 12 noon til November 13 at 12 noon. Watch for tons of coupons & deals on OnePlus, UMIDIGI, Honor, Xiaomi.
Souq White Friday – Up to 70% off Samsung, Huawei, Apple & Nokia
NOON Yellow Friday – Up to 80% off Galaxy Note 9 + other Samsung, Apple iPhone XS, Black & Decker, JBL
X-Cite Blue Friday – Contests & hidden deals on iPad, Apple Watch, iPhone, SmartHome
Jumia Black Fridays- on November 8, 15, 22, 29 and free delivery in Cairo, Giza, Alix
Gearbest – Up to 55% off Mi, Huawei, Cubot, Teclast, Mecool, Dji, Alfawise, Dibea, Yeelight
Sivvi – Up to 70% off Puma, Adidias, Nike, Converse, Trendyol
H&M – Buy 2 Get 1
Ounass White Weekend – Up to 80% off designers like Prada & Sophia Webster
Nisnass Black Friday #FRIYAY – Up to 30% off Nike, Vero Moda & more
Mumzworld Mumz Friday – Up to 80% off
De’Longhi, Medela, Nuby, Super Cute, Hauck, BabyZen, PureElements, Chicco, EvenFlo, Dyson
Sprii Black Friday for Mums – November 1-15: Beat The Clock, Nov 16-19: Home Deals, November 20: 90% off Pampers, Chicco, Maxi-Cosi, KidKraft, Mustela, Medela
Look Fantastic Black Friday Bundles with up to 80% off brands like Laura Geller, Emma Hardie, Nuxe, Madara, MAC, Christophe Robin, Dr Botanicals, Eyeko, Talika, Korres
GoldenScent GoldenFriday – BOGO, Perfumes Below SAR 99, GUCCI up to 50% off, CK up to 50% off
Namshi Black November – Codes for up to 30% off sitewide
BIG November is here – with savings of up to 50-90% on everything your audience needs and wants.
Use the above market insights to easily plan your affiliate campaigns – so you can make a ton of commissions during Single’s Day, White Friday, Cyber Monday & UAE Day!
Carefully read the guide above, then pick stores, categories & products that you think your audience will like.