This Aldi ad in Houston offered spare ribs at $1.79 per pound and Black Angus steaks at $4.99 per pound.
Variety and volume was the pitch from Ahold’s Giant Food in the leadup to Memorial Day, with an array of cuts at $5.77 per pound when buying at least three.
Affordable surf-and-turf at Hannaford in Portland, Maine, with USDA Choice steaks down 55% to $4.89 per pound and lobstail tails cut by $1 each.
HEB in Houston offered values all along the quality spectrum with savings on Select, Choice and Prime steaks.
USDA Select T-bones at Kroger advertised at $4.97 per pound, and ribs at $1.29.
Choice ribeyes at $5.77 per pound at Kroger’s Ralphs banner in Los Angeles and fresh ground sirloin at $3.77 per pound.
Value packs of USDA Choice Porterhouse and T-bones were going for $4.99 per pound in value packs. Ribs were advertised at $1.69 per pound.
Famous for hot promotions, ShopRite in New Jersey didn’t disappoint with twin-pack USDA Choice London broils at $2.17 and $2.67 per pound, respectively, with card.
Sprouts Famers Market, whose officials a year ago confessed to being caught by surprise at the intensity of summer meat promos, this year were offering buy-one, get-one on steaks and pushing its fresh ground meat at $2.49 per pound.
At Tom Thumb in Dallas, USDA Choice steaks were $5.99 per pound and value packs of ground beef was $3.99 per pound.
Bashas in Phoenix offered variety including a four-day special featuring $2.49 ground beef and $3.99 per-pound prices on USDA Choice sirloin.
Store-made kabobs at $6.99 per pound and ears of corn for a quarter dominated the front page of this Whole Foods ad in Houston.
USDA Choice ribeyes were $4.77 per pound at an Albertsons in Renton, Wash.; boneless chicken breasts were $1.47 per pound and ribs at $2.47.
New York strips at $5.99 per pound were advertised in this Coborn’s ad in Hastings, Minn., along with a coupon deal on charcoal for all meat purchases.
Meijer’s Sandusky, Ohio store led with ground beef with $1.87 per pound for three-pound packages and corn ears four for $1.
Shop ‘n Save
Supervalu’s Shop ‘n Save banner leads with the “other white meat”: Pork steaks at $1.49 per pound and ribs at $1.99.