WRAL SmartShopper

WRAL SmartShopper

Kroger deals 3/18 - 3/24

Posted March 18, 2012 2:48 p.m. EDT


Kroger is offering the Mega Event again this week: Buy 10 participating items and get $5 off the register instantly. There are also some good deals on organic apples, pears, chicken breasts and Ragu pasta sauce! Please post if you find any other good deals.

These deals are valid 3/18 – 3/24.

Kroger Coupon Policy Basics

Doubles coupons up to .50 at Kroger stores in the Raleigh, NC area

Many Kroger stores in the area now allow 5 identical coupons per day (check with your store about their limits)

No total limits of coupons doubled per day

Senior Citizen Discount on Tuesday’s: If you are born on or before 1954, receive a 5% discount on total grocery bill (excludes alcohol, tobacco and prescriptions)

Kroger digital e-coupons can be found at the link in the box above. You cannot couple a digital coupon with a paper coupon at Kroger. If you have a digital coupon loaded to your card, the register will automatically deduct it and will not allow you to use the paper coupon. Digital coupons do not double. Click HERE for the digital coupons.

Fuel Rewards: Save up to $1 per gallon at Kroger gas stations when you redeem up to 1000 fuel points. Save 10 cents per gallon at participating Shell when you redeem 100 fuel points. For more information on the fuel rewards, Click HERE.

March to Savings Mega Event: Buy 10 participating products and save $5 instantly at checkout using your shopper’s card. Basically, you get .50 off each item. Here are some of the better deals from the ad. Price listed is AFTER .50 event discount. Remember, you have to buy 10 to get the $5 off at checkout.

Dannon Activia yogurt, 4 pack, $1.49 after discount - $1 coupon from 2/12 SS = .49

Sunny D, 64 oz., .99 after discount - .55/2 coupon from 1/8 SS = .72 each

Pepsi .99 after discount

Oreo cookies $2.49 after discount - $1.50 Kroger digital coupon that was available to download during the Cart Buster daily digital coupon promo about a week ago = .99 if you downloaded it when available

Honey Bunches of Oats $2.19 after discount - $1 coupon for Fruit Blends from 2/26 SS = $1.19

Capri Sun, 10 pack, $1.97 after discount – Buy 3 Get 1 Free coupon from 3/18 SS (good on Roarin Waters or Capri Sun Free) = $1.48 each

Oscar Mayer hot dogs or bologna, 16 oz $1.49 after discount

Nabisco crackers $1.99 after discount - $1/2 coupon from Guy Fieri coupon booklet found in stores last month = $1.49 each

Lay’s potato chips, Doritos $1.99 after discount - .75/2 Doritos coupon from 2/26 Pepsi insert = $1.62 each

Domino sugar, 4 lb $2.29 after discount - .40/1 coupon from 3/18 RP, .65/2 coupon from All You Magazine March = $1.69 after .40 coupon

Kroger self rising pizza or Tombstone pizza $2.99 after discount

Huggies diapers, Pull-ups or Goodnites, $8.83 after discount - $3/2 printable coupon available on coupons.com recently = $7.33 (not a great price)


Seedless English cucumbers, ad indicates that are 9 cents but I am guessing it is supposed to be .99 each, the usual sale price for these

Anjou or Red Anjou pears .99/lb – a good price

Organic Cameo apples, .99/lb

Avocados or mangoes $1.00 each

Personal watermelons 2 for $3

Tasti-lee tomatoes, 16 oz., $1.69

Strawberries, 16 oz, $1.99

California mandarin oranges, 3 lb bag, $2.99

Jumbo russet potatoes, 8 lb bag, $2.99


Pilgrim’s Pride chicken breasts $1.79/lb

Boneless beef shoulder roast, $2.99/lb

SeaPak, various shrimp and fish products, BOGO - .75 coupon from 2/12 SS

Dairy & Frozen

Kroger cheese 12 – 16 oz., $2.99 (like getting the 8 oz for $1.50 – a good deal, BUT Harris Teeter has 8 oz for $1.10 each this week when you buy 5 at one time through Tuesday, 3/20 – an even better deal)

Kroger deluxe ice cream or sherbet, 48 oz, $2.50


Ragu pasta sauce, 16 – 26 oz., $1.00 (this is my buy price for pasta sauce)

Kroger buns and bread, $1.00