Walmart just unleashed the 41 page Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad packed full of important details about the major retailer’s Black Friday plans including a return of the 1-hour guarantee, store hours and yes the Walmart Black Friday 2014 deals.
Despite a shift from some stores to close on Thanksgiving Day, the Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad highlights two big events on Thanksgiving Day.
Starting at 6PM on November 27th and again at 8 PM, shoppers will find savings across the first of three events outlined in the Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad.
Shoppers who plan to stand in line at a retail store need to consider making Walmart their only stop with the promise of nine deals that shoppers will get buy Christmas, even if the store runs out.
The Walmart 1 Hour Guarantee is good on items that shoppers are in line for between 6-7 PM on Thanksgiving Day. You’ll need to be in line and get your item or your ticket if the item is out of stock. If you get your items or voucher before 7 PM you can get in line for another item. The Walmart Black Friday 2014 1 Hour Guarantee is only on Thanksgiving and the items are spread throughout the store.
Walmart improved the process or Black Friday 2014, according to Duncan Mac Naughton, chief merchandising officer at Walmart. “We’ve taken significant steps to improve the 1-Hour Guarantee process from beginning to end. It’s simple and seamless.”, stated Mac Naughton.
Here’s the list of Walmart Black Friday 2014 deals that are part of the 1 Hour Guarantee.
- 50” Class LED HDTV for $218 ($180 savings)
- Vizio 65” Class Smart LED HDTV for $648 ($350 savings)
- Apple iPad Mini 16GB with Wi-Fi for $199 with a $30 Walmart Gift Card ($70 value)
- Xbox One Halo “The Master Chief Collection” Bundle for $329 with a $30 Walmart Gift Card
- RCA 7” Google Play Wi-Fi Tablet for $29 (special buy)
- Samsung Galaxy Ace Style on Straight Talk Wireless for $29 ($100 savings)
- LG Blu-ray Disc Player for $35 (special buy)
- Beats by Dr. Dre Wireless Headphones for $149 ($130 savings)
- HP Intel Celeron Touch Laptop for $249 (special buy)
We’re seeing similar deals on the iPad mini and Xbox One Bundles, but Walmart is the only store promising that you can buy the iPad mini or Xbox One bundle even if the store runs out of stock.
The $299 Xbox One with Halo: The Master Chief Collection, after a $30 gift card, is an incredible deal that is sure to command a long line. The iPad mini at $199, plus a $30 gift card drops the price to $169 and you’ll definitely get it by Christmas. There is a good chance this will be the iPad deal to beat during Black Friday 2014. You can see the other iPad Black Friday deals to compare this sale.
If Walmart sells out of any of these 1 Hour Guaranteed in stock items on Black Friday here’s what you’ll need to do to make sure you get the item.
- Bring their 1-Hour Guarantee ticket to the checkout lane and pay for the item.
- Visit Walmart.com before 12:59 p.m. ET Dec. 1 to enter the transaction code from the receipt and choose the store to pick up the item before Christmas.
- Provide the receipt when it’s time to pick up the item. Any corresponding Walmart Gift Cards will be given to the customer at this time.
Last year the process broke down with website issues, but Walmart extended the deadline and promises that the company is prepared with a more streamlined process this year.
For other deals on big ticket items Walmart plans to hand out wristbands so that shoppers don’t wait in line for a HDTV or iPad Air deal that is sold out. In a week Walmart will post Walmart Store Maps for Black Friday 2014 with details on where the 1 Hour Guarantee items are located and other big deals. Shoppers can also add these to their iPhone or Android smartphone using a Walmart app.
View the full Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad today to see when the five days of Walmart Black Friday start and what’s on sale.
Walmart Black Friday 2014 Ad
Walmart Black Friday 2014 deals start at 6PM on Thanksgiving and roll all the way through Cyber Monday. There are three specific events on Thanksgiving and Black Friday 2014, including nine 1 Hour Guarantee items that are in stock or you can get it by Christmas at the Black Friday price.
This includes a 65-inch Vizio HDTV for $648, the Xbox One with Halo for $299 after gift card rebate and an iPad mini for $169 after gift card.
You can check out more details on how the Walmart Black Friday 2014 1 Hour Guarantee will work. Duncan Mac Naughton, chief merchandising officer at Walmart states, “We’ve taken significant steps to improve the 1-Hour Guarantee process from beginning to end. It’s simple and seamless.”
Walmart beat our Xbox One and PS4 Black Friday 2014 predictions with big savings on the Xbox One and the PS4 GTA 5 and The Last of US Remastered bundle for $399. Here's a look at the nine guaranteed in stock items for 2014.
You can see the full Walmart Black Friday 2014 ad and deals online now. Wlaamrt will post store maps on November 18th and share more detials as the event approaches.