At Lowes Foods this week, look for good deals on shrimp, cantaloupe, Russet potatoes, Tribe hummus, Progresso soup, Cape Cod chips, Eight O’Clock coffee and Pepsi. But also be sure to take note of the front page of the circular, which is filled with Buy One, Get One for a Penny deals instead of the traditional Buy One, Get One Free deals.
This is significant because with a traditional BOGO deal, shoppers can choose to buy only one item and it will ring up half off. These new BOGO Penny deals require that shoppers purchase both items.
Further, it will be interesting to see how the chain handles coupons with a BOGO Penny deal. With a traditional BOGO deal, shoppers are permitted to use a coupon on each item but that was because the items rang up half price. I tend to think that since the second item on a BOGO Penny deal will ring up at 1 cent, a second coupon would either be refused or redeemed for only 1 cent. (Lowes Foods coupon policy states: “Coupon value cannot exceed our retail price of the item; no cash back will be awarded.”)
Promotions and coupon match-ups:
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Second week of store coupon booklet found in last week’s N&O: There are several good coupons, including discounts on Coke and Pepsi, Snyder’s Pretzels, Cape Cod potato chips and Cheerios. Check the match-ups below for the best deals. Coupons are valid through Oct. 14 so keep your booklet handy.
P&G promotion: Spend $30 on participating products in one transaction and receive a “Sweet Creations by Good Cook Pink Cake Pop Set” by mail. Limit one per household.
Bonus gas rewards: Get 10 cents off per gallon of gasoline at Lowes Foods or Wilco Hess gas stations when you purchase participating items. Look for tags on store shelves. Check the match-ups below for the best of these deals.
Fresh Rewards E-Offer: Charmin toilet paper (18 double rolls): $8.99
.25/1 9/28 P&G
Cascade Platinum (14-20 count): $3.99
Mail-in rebate for full amount 9/28 P&G
= FREE after rebate. PLUS: This qualifies for the P&G promotion.
Pepperidge Farm Milano cookies: $3.29
$3.29/1 Shopmium cash-back rebate
Wolf Chili (15 oz.): $1.50
.40/1 9/21 SS
= 70 cents. PLUS: This qualifies for gas rewards.
Progresso Soups: Buy 1 for $2.69, Get 1 for a Penny. Must buy 2.
.50/2 9/7 SS1
= 85 cents each.
NOTE: At the newly remodeled stores, the deal is Buy 2, Get 3 Free.
Cape Cod potato chips: 2/$4 with store coupon booklet
$1/1 printable coupon on N&O’s Find N Save
= $1 each wyb 2 and stack store coupon with two manufacturer coupons. Great deal.
Lowes Foods apple juice (64 oz.): $1.88 with store coupon booklet.
Birds Eye Voila frozen dinner (21-23 oz.): Buy One for $5.49, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
$1/1 7/27 SS1
Eight O’Clock coffee (11-12 oz.): BOGO or $3.50 each
$2/2 9/21 SS
= $2.50 each.
Pepsi brand 6-pack bottles: $2.25 each with store coupon booklet.
Baked Lay’s snacks: 2/$5 with store coupon booklet.
Rold Gold pretzels: 2/$5 with store coupon booklet.
Lay’s Munchies: 2/$5 with store coupon booklet.
Sun Chips: 2/$5 with store coupon booklet.
All laundry detergent (50 oz.): Buy One for $5.99, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
$1/1 9/28 RP
No coupons required:
Cabbage: 59 cents per pound.
Roma tomatoes: $1.48 per pound.
Grape tomatoes (pint): Buy One for $3.99, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
Cantaloupe: Buy One for $3.99, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
Russet potatoes (5 lb.): Buy One bag for $3.99, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
Tribe hummus: BOGO or $1.75 each.
Perdue boneless chicken breast: Buy One pound for $5.99, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
90% lean ground sirloin: Buy 1 pound for $6.99, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
Jumbo raw shrimp: Buy One pound for $6.99, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
Lowes Foods sour cream (16 oz.): $1.50.
Thomas’ English Muffins: Buy One for $4.19, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.
Pizzazz 2 liter soft drinks: 88 cents.
Pepsi brand 2 liters: Buy One for $1.89, Get One for a Penny. Must buy 2.