Home Sweetens Shopko’s End-Of-Year Clearance Pitch

Shopko closed out 2010 with clearance sales that provided for an array of home furnishings and housewares bargains.
Promotions for the year’s final days included cookware and kitchen electrics such as a Rival 11-inch skillet and six-quart stainless steel slow cooker for $19.99, as well as 40% off open-stock cookware and gourmet kitchen gadgets. Shopko also offered 50% off all storage items including woven fabric totes, three-drawer carts, storage tubs and laundry and closet items. Additionally, the retailer cut the price of a Keurig Elite Single Cup Coffee Maker by $20 to $109.99 and put all electric floor care on sale, taking $20 off the price of a Bissell Helix vacuum to $79.99 and $30 off the price of a Shark Steam Pocket Stick Mop to $99.
On the furnishings side, Shopko subjected home décor to a 50% off deal that covered furniture, picture frames, wall art and lamps.