We won’t physically see the traditional rush of Boxing Day this year, as many Canadians turn to online shopping to score sales amid the coronavirus pandemic.
But deal hunters will still get their chance to take advantage of steep discounts on one of the biggest shopping days of the year as online retailers strive to keep up with the growing demand for online shopping.
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If you’re looking for the best sales, discounts and specials this Boxing Day, Global News has you covered, with a curated list featuring deals from big-box retailers to small businesses:
Best Buy will offer discounts on top brands like Apple, Fitbit, Samsung, Google and more, beginning Dec. 24.
Microsoft is offering $50 off Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019, up to $550 off Samsung Galaxy Essential Bundles, and discounts on laptops and other electronics.
Playstation is offering discounts on select Playstation games, with over 70 games on sale, including the rarely discounted Persona 5 Royal and hits like DOOM Eternal, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and more (all playable on PS4 and PS5).
Lenovo is offering special Boxing Day deals with up to 74 per cent off select doorbusters and featured items for a limited time.
ALDO is offering up to 50 per cent off sitewide until Jan. 6.
Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) is offering up to 50 per cent off select styles of clothing, and up to 55 per cent off MEC products.
Call It Spring is offering up to 40 per cent off all regular-priced shoes for both men and women.
Suzy Shier is offering 30 to 50 per cent off all in-store and online purchases of winter and fall collections.
RW & Co. is offering a winter sale with up to 60 per cent off sale styles and an additional 30 per cent off for a limited time.
Pandora is offering discounts of up to 50 per cent off on select charms until Jan. 6, 2021.
Nordstrom is offering 50 per cent off on select styles and 25 per cent off red-tag clearance items at Nordstrom Rack stores until Jan. 2.
The Bay is offering up to 70 per cent off on select styles.
Sport Chek is offering 20 per cent off sitewide when you use promo code BOXING20 at checkout through to Dec. 27.
Adidas Outlet is offering up to 50 per cent off at its online store by using code HOLIDAY at checkout, valid through Dec. 31.
Levi’s is offering 40 per cent off and free shipping through Dec. 27.
Home and office
Sleep Country Canada is offering 10 per cent off sitewide, as well as special offers on select mattresses and pillows.
Vitamix is offering discounts until Dec. 31 on some of its most popular blenders, including the A2300, A2500 and A3300 models. Free shipping on orders over $100.
Canadian Tire is offering discounts of up to 70 per cent on select items until Dec. 29.
The Brick is offering up to 57 per cent off on select items and is also holding brand-specific Boxing Week sales on appliances.
Food and drink
Nespresso is offering 10 per cent off on all coffee and 15 per cent off any purchase of 150 capsules or more.
Indigo will be offering 40 per cent off their bestseller books and earn 8,500 bonus plum points, which equals $20 dollar value.
Walmart is having a week of deals from Dec. 26 until Jan. 1 with up to 50 per cent off on select items.
Shoppers Drug Mart is offering discounts of up to 60 per cent off on select items and will be giving a bonus of 25,000 PC Optimum Points with a $75 purchase only on Dec. 26.
Canadian small businesses
We asked you to share online Boxing Day sales from small Canadian businesses, and you delivered. Here are the many small businesses that were sent in to us, all Canadian and all offering special Boxing Day discounts.
Are you a small Canadian business that would like to be featured in this list? Scroll to the bottom to submit your business information.
Pensatta is offering up to $200 off everyday bags and purses, plus 10 per cent of all holiday shopping will be donated to Jumpstart Refugee Talent.
Bloom Boutique will be offering 20 per cent off sitewide on their curated clothing and accessory lines.
GRID Inc. is offering up to 50 per cent off clothing storewide and free Canada-wide shipping.
Pharmanaturals is offering free shipping on orders over $79.
Crank & Sprocket Bicycle Co. is offering up to 40 per cent off sale items.
Cosan Custom Tshirts is offering a 10 per cent discount off their “Luv ya Just Can’t Hug ya” clothing line when you use promo code Family005 at checkout.
iLola Wellness is offering the Limited-Edition Wellness Box, which features iLola Essence Roll On, Wellness Shots, Tea Traveler and Tea Discs with code GLOBALNEWS.
Drop in Dance Winnipeg is offering 12 Days of Deals featuring online sales on its workout gear and more.
The Tiny Woodshed Company is sharing its Facebook and Instagram flash sale on ornaments.
Bellas Ellas is offering 25 per cent off storewide jewelry, with free delivery to your doorstep within the GTA.
San Marco Jewellers is hosting a special 12 Days of Deals, with a new sale item posting every day until Dec. 25.
Apex Predator Brewing is offering a special $10 Growler sale, and order your beer online.
Blue Danube Sausage House is offering 15 per cent off on all online store items with code BOXINGDAY2020.
Whimsical Creations is offering 20 per cent off on all items and free shipping anywhere in Canada for any order over $25.
Jaina’s Handmade is offering 20 per cent off on all items.
Joyful Home is offering a buy one, get one 50 per cent off sale on all soy wax candles and melts, plus free shipping on orders over $100.
Judes & Co. is offering 20 per cent on items sitewide.
Wallflower is offering discounts of up to 70 per cent off as well as an additional 20 per cent off on all orders.
Prairie Bliss is offering its hand-crafted, organic skincare for 25 per cent off as well as free shipping by using codes Boxingday + PBshipping.
True Nosh is offering 15 per cent off their vegan, gluten-free food products, and if you spend $50, a free granola bite snack will be included with purchase.
Suki’s is offering 20 per cent off luxury haircare brands like L’Oreal Professional, Pureology, Bumble and Sugar Bear Hair.
Flow: is offering 25 per cent off on all preorders for their new flavour of Flow Akaline Spring Water, Peach + Blueberry.
P15ces: is offering up to 70 per cent off on all products sitewide.
Peggy Sue’s: is offering 40 per cent off on all items until Dec. 30.
Are you a small Canadian business that would like to be featured in this list? Fill out the form below.