Walmart to price match Target, Best Buy Black Friday Deals one week early

By on November 19, 2013

Delivering a preemptive strike to Target, Best Buy and Toys R Us, Walmart issued a statement this morning which indicated that the retailer will pricematch specific Black Friday deals from the three competing stores one week before Black Friday begins. Starting on November 22nd at 8 a.m., online and in-store shoppers will be able to snag early deals like a 50-inch LG television for $448 (Regular MSRP $600), Skylanders and Infinity Starter Packs for $37 (Regular MSRP $75) and the LeapPad 2 for $40 (Regular MSRP $79).

That’s the cheapest that we have seen the LeapPad 2, a particularly popular learning tablet targeted at kids between the ages of 3 to 9. Other deals can be found below:

  • PS4 / XBox One Titles marked down to $49 (includes Call of Duty: Ghosts, NBA 2K14 and Battlefield 4)
  • Little Tikes Cozy Coupe: $35
  • Nerf Rebelle Crossbow: $12
  • Monopoly Board Game: $5
  • Hot Wheels Single Car: 0.60 cents

Also launching today, Walmart is starting to price match local brick and mortar retailers by offering gift cards to cover the balance of a lower advertised price. This is valid for both and in-store prices.

By undercutting some of the Black Friday deals at Target, Best Buy and Toys R Us, Walmart is putting themselves in the position to reduce the number of people that could shop at those rival stores on Black Friday. If you are interested in seeing all the Black Friday deals, you should check out Ben’s Black Friday Hub to see the latest ad scans as well as a curated list of the best Black Friday deals according to our expert editors.

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About Mike Flacy

By day, I'm the Editor-in-Chief for The CheckOut in addition to being the content manager for Steve's Digicams and High-Def Digest. During my free time, I love to write about pop culture, home theater, digital photography, social media, mobile technology and cool gadgets!

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