Shop smart this Black Friday/Festive season with these apps

Shopping season is in full swing, with retailers promoting their Black Friday specials and getting set for the festive season. But given the difficult economy, each of us wants to find the best possible deals and make smart purchases.

TCL recommends some leading shopping apps that make it easy and convenient to shop for what you need, whether you want to buy an inverter, a new smartphone, clothing, or just some grocery essentials.


The Bash app gives you online access to your favourite TFG stores and most-loved brands on one user-friendly shopping platform. Bash brings together the best in fashion, jewellery, beauty, sports, home and tech so you can shop and checkout with ease.

Checkers Sixty60

Get Checkers groceries delivered in as little as 60 minutes with Checkers Sixty60. You can choose from a large range of products for on-demand delivery, at the same prices as you pay in store. Track your order in real-time as it’s delivered from the store to your door.

Makro Shopping

You can use the Makro app to shop for a wide range of products and categories, including electronics, appliances, groceries, liquor, and more. You can buy your desired products with just a few clicks on the app and enjoy free delivery for orders above R500.

MyRunway SA Fashion Shopping

Shop discounted deals from top international & South African designer brands on MyRunway. Save on the latest fashion, shoes, accessories and beauty products for the whole family, as well as homeware.

Pick n Pay asap!

Pick n Pay’s official shopping app for grocery delivery and more. With over 20,000 products available, fast, fresh groceries are just a tap away! With Pick n Pay asap!, you can enjoy exclusive deals, in-store pricing on thousands of products, Smart Shopper rewards, and fast delivery right to your doorstep.


Singapore’s SHEIN is an ultra-affordable online shopping platform that ships to South Africa. From fashion apparel to home, beauty, accessories, shoes and pets, plus electronics, tools, office and more, SHEIN dropships a wide range of products.


The official app for the king of sneakerware. Use it to follow the latest sneaker drops. The Sportscene radio feature brings you a mix of music from your favourite artists while you shop online.


Shop a wide range of clothing, footwear, beauty, accessories and homeware for the entire family. This includes plus size and maternity wear. The homeware selection includes furniture, decor accessories, soft furnishings, lighting and much more.


Takealot is the leading online shopping app in South Africa. Browse millions of products across 28 departments from household appliances, essentials and video games to furniture, makeup and TVs – plus so much more.


Browse, search and shop fashion, beauty, homeware and food wherever you are, and choose the delivery option that works for you, from standard delivery to click and collect or same-day delivery.