MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- fred's Pharmacy will offer its customers "more merry for less" this holiday season by providing a wide variety of incredible deals. At more than 650 locations, customers can save with amazing seasonal sales, exclusive coupons, discounts and promotions. Every fred's Pharmacy store is open on Thanksgiving Day from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT, Black Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. CT and Christmas Eve from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. CT. The discount retailer is also offering special Black Friday sales on two days: Black Friday and Saturday.
"We're committed to offering our customers low prices on everyday essentials while being the perfect one-stop shop for their holiday shopping and entertaining needs," said Mary Lou Gardner, executive vice president/chief merchandising and marketing officer, fred's Inc. "Knowing most family budgets are stretched over the holiday season, we work hard to maintain deep discounts and affordable prices and offer quality merchandise to our customers."
The shopping possibilities are endless for holiday décor, toys and gifts, electronics, baking needs, last-minute meal prep and more. From Dec. 13 through Christmas Eve, fred's will offer one-day-only flash sales across the store during its 12 Days of Christmas promotion. To see the daily deals, sign up for fred's emails by visiting www.fredsinc.com/email.
There's something for everybody on your holiday shopping list:
Holiday Décor & Entertaining: fred's offers a wide selection of Christmas trees with sizes ranging from four feet to seven-and-a-half feet and colors including pink, white, blue and green. Take full advantage of great savings on outdoor LED and laser Christmas lights and holiday décor. Additional hot products include the Star Shower Motion Laser Light and StarTastic Holiday Light Show Laser Light Projector. Be amazed at the Magic Light Wand and all of its capabilities, with a controllable on/off switch that can manage an entire Christmas light display. New this year at fred's, find the perfect holiday card from an assortment of Hallmark greeting cards.
Gifts and Toys:fred's offers a large selection of top-demand toys for boys and girls including big name brands such as Peppa Pig™, Shopkins™, PAW Patrol™, My Little Pony, John Deere and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. Customers can save 25 percent off the entire toy department on Black Friday and Saturday. Deals this year include radio-controlled cars, and the Sky Viper HD Streaming Drone, which is a great value for $99.99. Have someone who's hard to shop for? New this year, fred's is now offering an expanded selection of brand-name gift cards. Popular gift card options include brands such as Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Amazon®, Bass Pro Shops® and more.
Electronics: Bigger and better this year at fred's, Bluetooth® specials include a portable Bluetooth® Turntable for $49.95 and an assortment of SoundLogic Bluetooth® earbuds and headphones. Another hot seller this year is the iROCKER Lighted Bluetooth® Party Speaker, complete with FM Radio, USB/SD card input capabilities, a microphone and stand for $99.95 (retail value of $199.95). Also, fred's new and expanded movie collection includes value-priced Blu-ray and DVDs, all of which are buy one, get one free on Black Friday and Saturday.
Appliances: The Arctic King 5.0 cubic feet chest freezer, an amazing value for $129.95 (retail value of $169.95), is the perfect addition to home deep-freezing and storage needs. The 6-quart Crock-Pot® Slow Cooker, with locking lid, and the Toastmaster® 4-liter stainless steel deep fryer are great gifts for the home chef.
Cosmetics and Beauty: Find the perfect scent from an assortment of brands, starting at $3.99, such as McGraw for men by Tim McGraw, Ed Hardy™ for women and Lucky You perfume by Lucky Brand. Conair® personal styling products include a hair dryer, curling iron and haircut kit, all for only $5 each. Value bath products include brands such as NIVEA®, Calgon and Bodycology®.
Foods: fred's newly expanded food department includes 180 new items. From breakfast to dinner, cook the perfect meal with a seven-piece ceramic cookware set for the low price of $30 (retail value of $69.99). Missing a baking need? fred's offers deeply discounted prices on brand-name sugar, oil, flour and chocolate. With fred's expanded assortment of holiday candy, you can get more sweet for less.
For more information on fred's Pharmacy, including store locations, visit www.fredsinc.com.
About fred's Inc. fred's Inc. and subsidiaries operate in 15 states in the southeastern United States with 304 full-service pharmacy departments located within fred's stores, including four franchised locations. Additionally, fred's Inc. has 57 Xpress pharmacy locations, three specialty pharmacy locations and more than 650 discount general merchandise stores chain-wide. With a unique store format and strategy, combining the best elements of a discount dollar store, drug store and mass merchant, fred's stocks more than 12,000 frequently purchased items, addressing the daily needs of its customers. For more information about fred's, please visit www.fredsinc.com.