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                      The Asian Journal MDWK MAGAZINE - November 25, 2009

Walmart stuffs Thanksgiving...
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another gift to consumers this holiday: an ad match program. The retailer promises to
match the price of any local competitor’s printed ad for an identical product, including
matching competitor’s deals for the day after Thanksgiving1.
    “Our match program is a great way for mom to save money and time,” explained
Fleming. “She has the comfort of knowing she doesn’t have to run from store to store
looking for the lowest price; we can deliver the best price to her no matter what – we
won’t be beat.”
    Go Online at Thursday: On Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 26),
will offer nearly 50 online-only specials with savings up to 40 percent on many of the
season’s top gifts, including electronics, video games, toys and more. All of Walmart.
com’s Thanksgiving Day online-only specials are available for free shipping with Site to
Store. Examples include:
    Philips Noise Canceling Headphones – under $20
    Sanyo 8-MP digital camera – under $60
    Garmin Nuvi 205 GPS – under $100
    Exclusive Holiday Tabletop Set with service for 8 (plates, silverware, glassware,
linens) – $100
    Nintendo Wii Console w/ Wii Sports Resort Value Bundle – under $300
    RCA 42” LCD HDTV (42” diagonal viewing area) – under $600
    Hit the Stores Friday Morning: $3 sleepwear for the family, a $298 laptop and
more, Walmart’s day-after-Thanksgiving event from 5 a.m. to 11 a.m. highlights the
gifts moms want for their family. All items are available in limited quantities. Sorry, no
    Emerson 32-inch LCD HDTV (31.5” diagonal viewing area) for $248 and 42-inch
Plasma (42.3” diagonal viewing area) for $448
    Canopy 600-thread-count sheet set – $24
    Magnavox Blu-ray Disc Player – $78
    Nintendo DS Lite in assorted colors – $98
    PS3 Console with bonus games Infamous, Arkham Asylum and The Dark Knight
– $299
    $7 reversible bubble jackets for the family
    HP Laptop Computer 3 GB memory, 250 GB hard drive – $298
    And the savings continue with all day Friday offerings, such as:
    Paula Deen 10-piece Cookware with 7-piece bonus set – $89
    Sony Bravia 40-inch LCD HDTV (40” diagonal viewing area) – $598
    Sony Blu-ray Disc Player, Model BDP-S360 – $118
    $9 DVD movies, with titles including Star Trek and GI Joe
    For a full list of savings visit
    Saturday Morning Event: According to the Consumer Electronics Association,
televisions are one of the top 10 items on adults’ holiday gift wish lists. This Saturday
Walmart will offer a variety of Samsung HDTVs, including:
    32” 720P LCD HDTV (31.5” diagonal viewing area) – $398
    46” 1080P LCD HDTV (45.9” diagonal viewing area) – $848
    42” 720P Plasma HDTV (42.3” diagonal viewing area) – $548
    50” 720P Plasma HDTV (49.9” diagonal viewing area) – $698
    These HDTVs are available in limited quantities. Sorry, no rainchecks.
    Also on Saturday, the retailer will host exclusive viewings of footage from Miley
Cyrus’s Wonder World Tour at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Shoppers will be offered the best
prices on the Miley Cyrus & Max Azria for Walmart dress assortment along with unbeat-
able savings on Miley Cyrus’s latest music. And in select stores with grocery, fans can
also enjoy free Marketside Ultimate Cheese pizza.
    Many of Walmart’s US stores will be open 24 hours for the day-after-Thanksgiving
event. Store maps are also available at to help consumers plan their in-
store shopping strategy.