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Back-to-school deals start this week!

07/29/14 09:41

Back To School Shopping Tips

1. Buy extra. This is the best time to buy paper, pens, pencils, backpacks and notebooks. Students will need to replenish their supplies throughout the year so buy now.

2. Stick to the list. Schools have posted the list of needed supplies; don’t buy items not on the list.

3. Start now! Buy a little each week. Waiting to the last minute will end in disaster and you standing at Wal-Mart at 11:35pm searching for red pens.

4. Use the reward sites for the office supply stores – they have coupons and ways to get rewarded for spending money.

Office Depot


Office Depot Rewards Site

Mead Scholastic Notebook $2.00

Office Depot 12″ Acrylic Ruler $0.50, Limit 3

Office Depot Ballpoint Pens, 10 ct $0.25, Limit 3

Office Depot Composition Notebooks $0.25, Limit 3

Office Depot Low-Odor Dry-Erase Markers, 12 ct $4.00

Office Depot Multipurpose Paper, 625 sheets $4.00

Office Depot Paper Portfolios $0.01 Limit 10

Office Depot Wood Pencils, 12 ct $0.99

Personal Care Antibacterial Liquid Hand Soap $1.00

Personal Care Hand Sanitizer with Clip, 1.8 oz $0.25, Limit 3

Scholastic Crayons, 24 ct $0.25, Limit 3

SchoolWorks 5″ Scissors, 2 ct $1.00

Sharpie Permanent Markers, 5 ct $3.00

SwissGear Backpack $10.00



OfficeMax

Office Max - Max Perks

1 Subject Notebook, 100 sheets $1.00, Limit 3

All Backpacks $0.01 after MaxPerks Bonus Rewards, Limit 2

Avery 5 Tab Index Reference Dividers $1.00 With In-Ad Coupon, Limit 3

Bic Writing and Wite-Out Supplies Buy One Get One 50% off use $1.00/2 Bic Stationery Product from SS 7/29 (exp 9/30)

Boise X-9 8.5 x 11 Multiuse Paper, 10 Ream Case $43.99 Receive $34.00 in MaxPerks Rewards, Limit 2

Crayola Markers, Colored Pencils, Crayons, Paint and Dry Erase Supplies Buy 2 Get 1 Free

Duracell Coppertop AA or AAA Batteries, 10 pk $9.99 Receive $9.98 in MaxPerks Rewards, Limit 2

Expo Markers Buy 2 Get 2 Free Free with Minimum $5 Purchase, Limit 2

Just Basics Erasers, 25 ct Free with Minimum $5 Purchase, Limit 2

Just Basics Mechanical Pencils, 12 ct $1.00, Limit 3

Mead Five Star Folders, Binders, Pencil Pouches, Notebooks, and Reinforced Filler Paper Buy 2 Get 1 Free

Office Max Multipurpose Paper, 500 sheet $6.99 Receive $5.99 in MaxPerks Rewards

OfficeMax Durable View Binder, 1 inch $3.00 When you buy 3 or more

OfficeMax Glue Sticks, 4 ct $0.50, Limit 3

Post-It Products Buy 2 Get 1 Free

Purell Hand Sanitizer, 12 oz $4.00 use $1.00/1 – Purell Product, 8 oz or Larger – (Visit purell.com)

Schoolio Poly Binder, 1 or 1.5 inch $1.00, Limit 5

Schoolio Watercolor Paints Free with Minimum $5 Purchase, Limit 2

Staples

Staples Rewards

Staples Standard Paper Clips, 100 pk $0.01 With Minimum $5 Purchase, Limit 2

Staples 2-Pocket Paper Folders $0.01 With Minimum $5 Purchase, Limit 10

Home Select Pocket Tissue, 10 ct $0.01 With Minimum $5 Purchase, Limit 6

Bic Mechanical Pencils, 5 pk $0.25, Limit 4 use $1.00/2 Bic Stationery Product from SS 7/29 (exp 9/30) Spend NOTHING!!!

Prang Colored Chalk, 12 pk $0.25, Limit 4

Staples Composition Notebook, 70 sheets $0.50

Staples 1-Subject Notebook, 70 sheets $0.50

RoseArt Crayons, 24 pk $0.50 use $1.00/3 RoseArt Products from RP 7/29 (exp 10/7) Buy 3 and spend $.17 each

1″ Avery Durable Binder $1.00 With Minimum $5 Purchase, Limit 2

RoseArt Colored Pencils, 15 pk $1.00 use $1.00/3 RoseArt Products from RP 7/29 (exp 10/7) Buy 3 and spend $.67 each!

Staedtler Protractor or Compass $1.00, Limit 4

Pilot FriXion Ball Gel Pens, 3 pk $2.00, Limit 4

Crayola Washable Markers, 8 ct or Crayons, 24 ct $2.00, Limit 4

Crayola Crayons, 64 pk $3.00

Bic Velocity Retractable Pens, 8 pk $5.00 use $1.00/2 Bic Stationery Product from SS 7/29 (exp 9/30) Buy 2 and spend $4.50 each!

Zebra Z-Grip Mechanical Pencils, 24 pk $5.00

PNY Attache 8GB USB Flashdrive $5.99

25-50% off All Backpacks

25% off All Lunch Bags and Accessories

Staples Multipurpose Paper, ream $6.99 Submit for $5.99 Easy Rebate, Limit 2 Spend $1 each!

Texas Instruments TI-83 Graphing Calculator $99.99 Submit for $10.00 Easy Rebate Spend $89.99

Target

Don’t miss tons of FREE products this week – Get your Sunday Charlotte Observer and be on the look out for the BIC, Write Dudes and RoseArt coupons! Visit the Target website for additional coupons and make sure you use the Cartwheel app to avoid missing any great deals!

RoseArt Crayons $ .25 Buy 3 and use $1/3 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend NOTHING!

RoseArt Glue Sticks (2-pack) $ .25 Buy 3 and use $1/3 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend NOTHING for 3!

RoseArt Glue $ .34 Buy 3 and use $1/3 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend $.02 for all 3!

RoseArt Colored Pencils $ .52 Buy 3 and use $1/3 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend $.19!

RoseArt Markers (regular) $ .52 Buy 3 and use $1/3 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend $.19!

RoseArt Washable Markers $1.00 Buy 3 and use $1/3 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend $.67!

RoseArt Washable Watercolor Paints (16 count) $1.00 Buy 3 and use $1/3 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend $.67 each!

Bic Cristal Pens $ .99 Buy 2 and use $1/2 coupon (7/29 SS) Spend $.49 each!

Bic Wite Out $1.02 Buy 2 and use $1/2 coupon (7/29 SS) Spend $.51 each

Bic Mechanical Pencils $1.19 use $1/2 coupon (7/29 SS) Spend $.69

Bic Highlighters $1.39 ~ Buy 2 and use $1/1 coupon (7/29 SS) Spend $.89 each

12-pack Write Dude Pencils $1.00 Buy 2 and use $1/2 coupon (7/29 RP) Spend $.50 each!

Scotch Magic Tape $1.00 and use $ .50/1 Target printable coupon (visit Target.com) Spend $.50 each

Purell Hand Sanitizer (8 oz) with Bonus $2.99 use $1/1 Target Printable coupon (visit Target.com) AND $1/1 coupon (7/29 SS) Spend $.99 each

Paper-Mate Pink Pearl Erasers (3-pack) $1.00

1 Subject College Ruled Notebook - Non Spiral - $1.97


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