Wal-Mart Cuts Prices on Holiday Foods

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Once again, Wal-Mart Stores has rolled back the prices on hundreds of fresh and shelf-stable foods in time for Thanksgiving, officials said yesterday. The price drops are the fifth in a series of reductions on thousands of key holiday entertaining and gift items, and a "continuation of Wal-Mart's commitment to offering holiday solutions at the best prices," the retailer said in a statement.

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Once again, Wal-Mart Stores has rolled back the prices on hundreds of fresh and shelf-stable foods in time for Thanksgiving, officials said yesterday. The price drops are the fifth in a series of reductions on thousands of key holiday entertaining and gift items, and a "continuation of Wal-Mart's commitment to offering holiday solutions at the best prices," the retailer said in a statement. A variety of fresh meat and poultry, including 26.4-ounce packs of boneless, skinless chicken breasts, 6-ounce packs of chicken breast strips and 39-ounce packs of ribs with barbecue sauce, were among the items that were reduced. The cuts came a few days after the retailer lowered prices on kitchen appliances.