If you’re prepping for a Labor Day cookout, there are plenty of coupons and deals this week to inspire you.
There are potentially huge savings to be found at Kroger. Many products are 50% off, including Welch’s juice, Ken’s salad dressing, PictSweet vegetables, French’s mustard, Orville Redenbacher’s popcorn, Keebler cookies and more. Combine the half-off prices with coupons and you can save a lot.
Also, when you buy 10 select Gatorade, Lifewater, Sobte, Propel or Lipton drinks, you’ll get 5 more for free.
Some impressive 10/$10 deals include Popsicle frozen treats, Gwaltney boloney or hotdogs, Sweet Baby Ray’s sauce, Minute Maid punch or lemonade, Cool Whip, and various Kroger brand products.
A similar deal has been around for wine, but now when you buy any four 6-packs of beer (mix match cans, bottles and brands), you’ll automatically receive 20% off.
Kmart has clearance apparel starting at $3.99 for kids and $6.99 for adults, so stock up for next season.
There are also some nice back to school deals, including Elmer’s glue, #2 pencils and RoseArt crayons for 75 cents; Bic markers for $4.50; folders for 25 cents; and InkJoy pens, Westcott scissors, and Sharpie highlighters for $2.
CVS has brought back the free gas card promotion this week. Spend $30 or more on participating items (like Pampers, Crest toothpaste, Pantene, Bounty paper towels, Charmin, CoverGirl or Tide) and you’ll be rewarded with a free $10 gas gift card.
All summer clearance throughout the store, except fans, is 50% off this week, including chairs, umbrellas, cookers, pool toys and more.
If your child likes clothes from Aeropostale, check out this deal: Buy two select Aeropostale gift cards, get $10 in Extrabucks — that’s like free money!
Also, backpacks and lunch boxes are buy one, get one 50% off.
If you plan to get a flu shot this year, consider having it done at CVS. When you get your shot at the pharmacy, you’ll get a 20% off shopping pass for your next visit.
Toys R Us has tons of free gift cards with purchase. One of the best deals is the free $5 gift card with the purchase of two Duracell battery packs. Combine this deal with the Duracell manufacturer coupon in the P&G booklet for big savings.
There are also some good prices on Crayola. You can get 24-count Crayola crayons for $1, plus all Crayola markers and crayons are buy one, get one free.
Check out the baby coupons on the back:
* Save $8 on all Pampers 88-count or higher, or Huggies 100-count or higher
* 15% off one regular priced baby item
Additionally, now through Sept. 16 you can trade in your car seats, strollers, travel systems, high chairs, play yards, bassinets, swings, bouncers, entertainers, walkers and activity jumpers for 25% off new baby gear — there’s no limit, so trade in as many as you want!
During Michaels Craft-A-Palooza you’ll find various products 30 to 50% off, plus other products on sale. There’s also a new coupon offering 40% off any regular priced item.
AC Moore also has products throughout the store 30 to 50% off this week, as well as coupons.
* 40% off any regular priced item (today through Thursday)
* 50% off any regular priced item (Friday and Saturday only)
Rack Room Shoes has a new coupon available today offering $10 off a minimum purchase of $60. Combine the coupon with their everyday offer of buy one, get one half off for the best savings!
Belk begins it September Home Sale today. With the coupon from the ad you can save an additional 15% off your entire regular and sale priced home purchase now through Tuesday.
Football season is almost in full force, and if you have a cheerleader or player in the making check out Target. The retailer has toddler NFL or NCAA jerseys and cheerleader sets for $17, or youth NFL or NCAA jerseys for $19.
Additionally, Embark fashion lunch kits are on 30% off, making them $1.88 to $9.79.
Walgreens has a reminder in their ad this week asking you to look for their September coupon booklet in stores — it contains over $230 in coupons! Even better, these store coupons can be combined with manufacturer coupons for big savings.
The retailer also has some great back to school deals, like Mead portfolios or notebooks buy one, get one half off; multi-packs of Sharpie markers for $4.99; backpacks buy one, get one free; and lunchboxes for 33% off. There are also tons of store coupons offering discounts on supplies on page 7.
Dicks Sporting Goods has a new coupon offering $15 off any pair of athletic footwear priced $59.99 or more. You can use this coupon online as well with the code FTWRA26.
Also, the entire stocks of Crocs and women’s Nike Tempo shorts are buy one, get one half off. Clearance golf apparel and footwear for men and women is an additional 25% off.
As usual, Office Max has big back to school deals this week.
Deals for $1 or under include Paper Mate pens, Paper Mate erasers, Westcott scissors, Schoolio folders, Office Max glue and ring binder rulers.
With a purchase of $5 or more you can also earn a free notebook this week (up to 5 free per household).
There are also a lot of BOGO deals this week on popular brands like Crayola, Expo, Elmer’s and Avery.
Remember, all of these ads may not appear in your paper. However, many retailers post their ads online, so always check there if you’re interested in finding out more details. You can also get printable coupons at these websites: SmartSource , Redplum , Coupon Network and Coupons.com.