Sears to hold first-ever Canadian Thanksgiving Black Friday sale

Sears Canada is getting ready to introduce the first-ever Black Friday sale in Canada to accompany Canadian Thanksgiving in October.

"Our customers already participate in our Black Friday sale in November so we wanted to give them one that, in a similar style to the U.S., would accompany our own Thanksgiving Holiday," said Doug Campbell, president and CEO, Sears Canada. "With the variety of sales being offered in stores and online they can pick up new home essentials or even get a head start on their Holiday shopping."

The retailer will be offering a variety of deals in stores and online at Sears.ca, including:
70% off a Craftsman 9-pc Sure Grip wrench set, regular $99.99 now $29.99

$2,200 off a Natuzzi genuine leather sofa and chair package, now $1299.98. Available in 4 colors (red, tan, black and brown)

65% off a Tassimo T20 single-serve brewer, regular $149.99, now $49.99 . Grey-white only

$2,350 off a Frigidaire professional stainless steel kitchen package, now $1999.97. Package includes a fridge (bottom freezer), dishwasher and (smooth-top convection) range

70% off selected Wilton bakeware, regular $9.99-$12.99, now $2-$3.89

The Sears Canada Black Friday, Canadian Thanksgiving Edition sale takes place between now and Oct. 17.