Although the rest of the world will kickstart their end of year shopping on Friday, Black Friday will be held on December 4 in France, after a national lockdown is expected to be lifted.
Big-screen televisions were among the items that shoppers scrambled for.
Brands offering good deals one day of the year could be doing so at the expense of responsible production.
A Swiss bookstore decided to turn Black Friday on its head, encouraging customers to make charitable donations instead of snapping up cheap deals.
The poll results were released to coincide with Black Friday, which sees retailers slash prices to kick off the Christmas spending season.
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Green Peace in France has launched a counter campaign, encouraging people to get active and spend time with family and friends instead.