WHAT’S IN STORES

Week of September 15

Consumers looking for new products to freshen up around the home had several appliances from which to choose in this week’s retail sales circulars. In the floor care category, Kohl’s provided its shoppers specials in the traditional vacuum cleaner segment and the robotic vacuum segment. In the traditional vac segment, three “Your Choice” promotions were featured. The Bissell ProHeat 2X Revolution Pet Pro carpet cleaner and Bissell Pet Hair Eraser bagless upright were seen for $299.99 each with the added incentive of $40 in Kohl’s cash. Shark’s Rotator Professional Lift-Away upright and Shark Apex DuoClean stick vac were priced at $249.99 each with $30 in Kohl’s cash. For $379.99 plus $50 in Kohl’s cash shoppers could choose from the Shark Apex DuoClean with Zero-M Powered LiftAway or Shark Ion F80 Cord-Free MultiFlex upright. Robotic vac selections included the Shark Ion Robot R75 for $279.99 plus $30 in Kohl’s cash, iRobot Roomba model 677 for $349.99 plus $40 in Kohl’s cash and iRobot Roomba e5 for $479.99 plus $60 in Kohl’s cash. Walmart this week featured the Bissell PowerForce Helix Turbo Rewind for $79, Bissell PowerBrush Carpet Cleaner for $99 and Bissell Pet Stain Eraser for $79. Target featured the Shark Rocket Ultra-Light stick vacuum for $169.99, Shark Professional Steam Pocket mop for $79.99, Black + Decker hand vacuum for $49.99 and Shark Navigator LiftAway Zero M upright for $239.99.