Target Black Friday ad: $298 HDTV, $3 appliances |

Target Black Friday ad: $298 HDTV, $3 appliances

Appliances for $3• A 40-inch HDTV for $298• Yes, it’s a Black Friday sale.

Eager online sales watchdogs have spotted these and other deals that will appear in Target’s upcoming ads for Black Friday, the traditional sale-filled day that marks the beginning of the holiday shopping season, held the day after Thanksgiving. Some of the pricing is aggressive.

Last weekend, Amazon and Best Buy were offering an early Black Friday sale on 32-inch HDTVs for $259. (Manufacturer’s suggested retail price: $449.) The new Target ad offers a 40-inch Westinghouse HDTV “with higher resolution” for only $39 more. Bfads, a Black Friday sale watchdog, called it one of the hotter sales items it had seen.

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