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When is it the best time to buy cheap Halloween candy?

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Feb 23, 2014
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When is it the best time to buy cheap Halloween candy?

Sorry if this is posted in the wrong place, but when would it be cheapest to buy those bulk 50 pack of halloween candy? Considering it was Halloween tonight. In the morning?
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Sauted wrote: Sorry if this is posted in the wrong place, but when would it be cheapest to buy those bulk 50 pack of halloween candy? Considering it was Halloween tonight. In the morning?
Are you buying for 2021 since It is passed in 2020?
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ml88888888 wrote: Are you buying for 2021 since It is passed in 2020?
No I just want to buy it to eat :)
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There should be a boatload of leftover candy & treats this year

In other years if you haven’t got it on Halloween, you probably aren’t gonna find any
Rare there’s much in the way of “leftovers”
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Our Walmart had it down to 50% a week before Halloween. It could have been due to the move to Modified Level 2 in my region around the same time.
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Probably a day or two ago.
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Wow are the chocolates ever tiny! Are they even a bargain at half price when you can get full sized for a few dollars more at Costco?
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Yes, I noticed that this year. Even the Reese peanut butter cup is a fraction of the old ones (when they just packaged a normal size cup).
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was at walmart this morning and it was all listed as 50% off - really didn't seem like that great of a deal compared to sale prices. rexall and sdm prices were even worse - just a few bucks off the full price. maybe as the day goes on things will get marked down more?
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my local SDM had 3 items left....THREE! a pumpkin lite, a black cat & a box of suckers......&^%$$#!
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Shoppersbeermart wrote: Wall mart had the 100 packs for 8.50.
No deal

That’s literally what I paid 3 weeks ago @ Metro on a One Day Sale / AMs Promo
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The day of Halloween will be 50% off.
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So I'm assuming the deals are done by now :(?
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PointsHubby wrote: No deal

That’s literally what I paid 3 weeks ago @ Metro on a One Day Sale / AMs Promo
You should have seen how many people were grabbing it fast at that price. I was in Walmart on Thursday too and there were hundreds of boxes. Now barely any. Lineups had people with stacks of boxes.

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