Walmart preps for back to school
July 31, 2014-- Home Textiles Today,
Bentonville, Ark. – Starting Aug. 1, Walmart is releasing deals for students heading to college looking for electronics, dorm décor and other school essentials.
Walmart’s rollbacks and special buys are timed to the start of sales tax holidays in select states. Customers can get additional savings online with 400 Cyber Monday deals available on Aug. 4.
“The combination of families stocking up on school supplies, college students shopping for electronics and select state sales tax holidays makes this one of the busiest times of the year for us,” said Steve Bratspies, evp, general merchandise for Walmart U.S. “We know that customers are searching for ways to save as they prepare for the fall.”
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