There’s Still Time
To Gear Your Business
for Greatness This
Black Friday.

Retail Capital is here to help this Black Friday with innovative funding solutions as well as some new and exciting deal ideas for your business.

Deal Ideas For Your Industry

It's time to increase your brand awareness and revenue and Gear Your Business for Greatness. Black Friday and the days preceding and following it, offer hope for SMEs that wish to kick-start their sales going into the festive season.

To help ensure a fruitful Black Friday period, we are here to help with Innovative Funding Solutions, as well as insights and ideas to keep you one step ahead.

Small Businesses

Gift Cards or Coupon Codes
Provide shoppers with a gift card or coupon code with every purchase. This will help customers feel rewarded, while also ensuring a repeat purchase. 

Partner With a Good Cause
Donate a portion of the proceeds to a charity of your choice. Now more than ever, customers want to know that their money is going to a good place.

Offer Daily Deals
Offer a different deal every day leading up to Black Friday. This creates a sense of time-sensitive urgency and will prompt shoppers to buy.


Start Early
Prolong the shopping period and start early. Many retailers now offer month-long specials, with promotional material dropping as early as October. 

Gift Guides
Curate a group of products and discounts into different categories to help shoppers find the ideal gift, while also promoting similar products.

Offer Free Shipping
With more and more stores moving online, free shipping is a great way to stand out. However, it’s a good idea to manage customer expectations on when packages will be delivered.


Collaborate with a Local Business
Offer a discount or voucher with the purchase of any meal. This will not only promote your business to your existing customers but also promote your business to their customers. 

The Good Ol’ Lunch Special
Increase lunchtime traffic with a special discounted lunch menu that customers cannot resist. 

Leave a Review & Get A Discount
Offer a discount to patrons who can show that they have left a review on a reputable platform (TripAdvisor, Facebook or Google My Business).


Complimentary Gifts
Who doesn’t love a free gift? Provide a complimentary bottle of bubbles and cheese board or chocolate upon check-in for all guests who book your Black Friday Offer.

Activity Offer
Partner with a company and include a complimentary local tour or excursion per stay. This will promote your business to their existing customer base. 

Stay For Two Get One Free
Offer guests the opportunity to stay an extra night when they book for two or more nights. 


Spa Combo
Offer discounted spa packages such as Summer Combos, De-Stress Days and Full-day Packages. 

1 Month Free
If you are a health club offer customers a 1-month free trial when they sign up on Black Friday. 

Free Plans
Include a customised meal or workout plan with the purchase of goods over a certain amount. 


Referral Rewards
When users make a purchase, automate a unique coupon code that they can share with their friends to receive a discount on their next purchase. 

Influencer Coupon Codes
Influencers are a great way to reach a wider audience. Provide influencers with a unique coupon code to promote to their audience.

sCommerce Only Deals
Various social media platforms have introduced some great in-house shopping features. Provide your Social Commerce shoppers with deals unique to them, boosting your followers and engagement. 

We’ve funded more than 70 000 South African businesses with over R10 billion over the past decade.

You’re one application away from making your vision a reality.

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