Sunday 25th Sep 2016 - Logistics Manager

Top 10 Black Friday online shopping hotspots in the UK

Royal Mail has revealed a list of the top 10 UK shopping hotspots for Black Friday this year. The figures are based on an analysis of parcels that were accepted from businesses and retailers at Royal Mail on Black Friday (27th November), and Saturday 28th November.

The top 10

  1. Norwich
  2. Dorchester
  3. Exeter
  4. Bournemouth
  5. Swansea
  6. Aberdeen
  7. Torquay
  8. Inverness
  9. Taunton
  10. Lancaster

 

Nick Landon, head of Royal Mail parcels, said: “Last weekend a huge volume of online purchases were picked, packed and shipped by retailers around the country. And today, thousands of shoppers around the UK will be receiving their Black Friday purchases.

“Bargain hunters in Norwich top the list of this year’s biggest Black Friday online shoppers. We know there are more parcels still to come, but as of today more addresses in Norwich are set to welcome a Black Friday purchase than anywhere else in the UK.”