Saturday, September 19, 2009

Harris Teeter and Kroger Triples Trips

Pictured: Kroger and H.T. trips combined - $8.75 OOP, Saving 92%

I just love triples and competition between Harris Teeter and Kroger! I made a trip to both yesterday. Prices are good through Tuesday. There are a few catalina deals and a GM promotion (where you purchase 15 items and you get $5 off) at Harris Teeter that I took advantage of to actually make a profit. Here is what I purchased:

Harris Teeter:

4 Kraft Easy Mac, .99
-(2) .55/2 Tearpad Coupons, tripled
Final Price: .17 ea

2 Dawn Liquid Detergent, on sale .99
-(2) .50/1 MF Q from homemailer, tripled (also Q can be found in 8/30 P&G)
Final Price: Free

6 Propel Waters, 1.29 BOGO
-(3) .55/1 Hangtag Qs, tripled
Final Price: Free

2 Comet Cleansers, on sale .75
-(2) .35/1 Comet Spray Or Comet Soft Cleanser Product, Any - 08-02-09 SS, tripled
Final Price: Free

2 Sobe Water, on sale $1
-(2) .25/1 IP Q, tripled
Final Price: .25 ea

Chore Boy Scrubbie, 1.50
-.55/1 Blinkie, tripled
Final Price: Free

9 Green Giant Frozen Vegetables, on sale .99 (only need 5 to produce the $3 catalina)
-(2) .50/2 IP Qs, tripled
-.50/1 IP Q, tripled
-(2) .50/2 MF Qs, tripled
Final Price: .27 ea

6 Grand Biscuits, $2 BOGO (produces $2 catalina)
-(2) .75/3 Blinkies, tripled
Final Price: .25 each

Sunny Delight, 1.99
-.55/1 MF Q, tripled
Final Price: .34

-$5 for GM Promotion (Green Giant & Grands)

Total before sales/coupons: $54.84
Sales: 26.93
Coupons: 26.79
OOP: 1.12 (all tax, saving 98%)
Returned: $5 in catalinas (like cash to use on your next purchase). Profit $3.88.


Kroger has a Kraft-Nestle promotion where you purchase 10 products on their list and you get $5 off. You can do this up to three times per trip. However, you can only triple up to 20 coupons.

2 Mentos Gum, 1.59
-(2) .55/1 MF Q, tripled
Final Price: Free

3 Ritz/Triscuits, 2.49 (1.99 after promotion)
-(3) .55/1 MF Q from booklet (found in dairy section of Publix), tripled
Final Price: .84 (.34) ea

2 Jello Refridgerated Puddings, 2.71 (2.21 after promotion)
-(2) .60/1 MF Qs, tripled
Final Price: .91 (.41) ea

8 Jello Gelatin, 1.29 ( .79 after promotion)
-(4) .50/2 MF Q, tripled
Final Price: .54 (.04) ea

7 Nestle Morsels, 2.99 (2.49 after promotion)
-(7) .50/1 MF Qs, tripled
Final Price: 1.49 (.99) ea

2 Sunny D Smoothies, on sale 1.25
-(2) .25/1, tripled
Final Price: .50 ea

-(2) $5 Kraft-Nestle promotions
-$5 in catalinas (from Harris Teeter trip)

Total before sales/coupons: 60.46
Sales: 17.50
Coupons: 35.33
OOP: 7.63 (saving 87%)


JANE4girls said...

oh man...I need to find some chocolate chip coupons! great trip at Kroger

cristiniscouponcrazy said...

amazing! i wish i had one of those stores by me
i love triple coupons
i always seem to be broke and out of coupons when triple coiupons come around me
is there any way to find out in advance when stores will be offering the triple coupon promotion?
please let me know
thank you

Dr. Mom said...

Hi Cristin,
The best way that I know about is to watch the Harris Teeter forum on the Hot Coupon World website. They seem to know several weeks in advance. So far they have never been wrong. There is a forum for practically every store, so if you want to know the ins and outs of one particular store, start there. Here is the Harris Teeter forum: