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Which stores will save you the most on your Labor Day events?

Posted: 6:28 AM, Aug 28, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-28 14:20:04Z

It's Labor Day weekend and grocery stores are competing for your business.

So where will you find the best deals?


Let's start with meat!

Food City has drumsticks and thighs for $.57 per pound.

Pay a little more at Albertsons, but you also get more options -- they have Sanderson Farms whole chickens, split breast, drumsticks, thighs and leg quarters for $.87 per pound.

And Bashas’ has the split chicken breast and pork loin country style ribs for $.97 per pound.


You'll need sides, too!

Safeway has a digital coupon where you'll get $1 off Bush's Baked Beans, Vlasic pickles and ketchup.

They also have corn on sale -- 10 for $1.

And at Food City, get three pounds of Roma tomatoes for 99 cents.


There are lots of fruit deals...

Albertsons has whole seedless watermelon on sale for $1.88.

At Food City, pay a buck for two pounds of plums, peaches and nectarines.

Bashas’ has 16 ounces of strawberries for $.77 and peaches are on sale for $.97 per pound.


We can't forget dessert!

It's all about ice cream at Safeway. The deal is two for $7 for Tillamook and Blue Bell ice cream.

Albertsons is charging $1.88 for Signature Select and Dreyer's ice cream.


Drinks are a must, so stop in at Safeway. They have a digital coupon for two liters of Coke and 7UP, $.49 for one.

While you’re there, buy 12 32-ounce bottles of Powerade and get them for $.44 each.

If you buy 12 32-ounce bottles of Gatorade at Albertsons, you’ll pay $.49 each.