The 9 Best Sales of Labor Day 2015

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By Courtney Jespersen

This year, we've taken the labor out of Labor Day shopping so you can sit back, relax and shop. Rather than search for deals yourself, we've rounded up our top nine picks for the best sales of Labor Day weekend 2015.

Best Buy

Labor Day is more than a weekend-long affair at Best Buy, and customers can use this promotion to bring home a new washer, dryer or other appliance at a low price. Through Sept. 16, the store is hosting a Major Appliance Sale, with deals of up to 30 percent off on select models.

If you're in the market for a new washer and dryer, the Samsung high-efficiency steam front-loading washer and electric dryer, for instance, is $1,499.98 for the pair. That's $700 off the original price.

You can take advantage of free delivery and free haul-away on eligible major appliance purchases of $399 and up. Shoppers can also get 18-month financing on eligible major appliance purchases of $599 or more.

H.H. Gregg

H.H. Gregg is offering some pretty steep discounts -- up to 35 percent -- on furniture, appliances and more.

Through Sept. 12, the store has major deals on washers, dryers, HDTVs, sectionals, recliners, laptops and printers, just to name a few.

Shoppers can enter the promo code "LABORDAY" at checkout, or print an in-store coupon to get even more savings. You can get $50 off qualifying purchases of $499 to $1,498.99, $100 off qualifying purchases of $1,499 to $2,998.99 and $200 off qualifying purchases of $2,999 and up.


HP is offering savings of up to 50 percent (plus free shipping) on products made for both productivity and fun.

Here's a sample of what Hewlett-Packard is offering this Labor Day:
  • Savings up to $600 on laptops
  • Savings up to $450 on desktops
  • Savings up to $90 on monitors
  • Savings up to 50 percent on printers and accessories
Keep in mind that prices are valid through Sept. 8.


At Amazon, get in the Labor Day spirit with discounts on products you can use to take a break from work. The online marketplace has discounted select movies, books and more. Shoppers can even score savings up to 90 percent off on magazines.

Visit Amazon's Labor Day section to browse the current deals. The majority of these discount opportunities are time-sensitive, so check the ending time and date on each product to see how long the sale price will last.


Labor Day marks the end of summer, and Target is offering Labor Day shoppers some discounts on the essentials they may need to stock up for the new season ahead. The retailer is slashing prices by 25 percent on select clothes, shoes and accessories. Plus, select home items are up to 25 percent off.

Additionally, online through Sept. 7, the store is offering an extra 10 percent off eligible clothing, shoes, accessories and home items when you use the promo code "LABORDAY" at checkout. And, before you finish your online transaction, remember that Target offers free shipping on orders $25 or more and free returns on everything.


Kmart's holiday sale is an online-only event that boasts discounts across a variety of departments. This sale ends Sept. 7.

Here's a look at just some of the noteworthy deals:
  • 70 percent off the Jaclyn Smith Brookner four-piece cushion seating set (now $239.99, regularly $799.99 )
  • 28 percent off Kenmore freezer refrigerator in white (now $599.99, regularly $769.99 )
  • Up to 20 percent off HDTVs
  • Up to 60 percent off luggage
The store is also offering free shipping on orders $49 and up, and it's unveiling exclusive, limited-time doorbusters. Check for these on Kmart's home page.

Sleep Train Mattress Centers

Sleep Train Mattress Centers has launched its "mattress price wars" in honor of the holiday weekend, and that equals savings of up to $400 (more, in some cases) on brand-name mattresses. Plus, you can get free same-day delivery, too.

We found the Beautyrest Recharge 1000 Pillow Top Mattress king size on sale for $1,799.99. That's $400 off the $2,199.99 original price.

Ashley Furniture Homestore

It seems that this Labor Day is all about the furniture deals. Online Ashley Furniture shoppers can take up to 25 percent off sitewide on eligible purchases. Some products are half off in the store's home decor section.

The Dinelli sofa, for example, is on sale for $479.20 (regularly $599 ). That's $119 off. And if your home needs a little light boost, the Roisin floor lamp is available for $74.99 (regularly $149.99 ).


Office supply store Staples makes checking off the final items from your back-to-school list a little easier with Labor Day-inspired discounts up to 75 percent or more .

You can find savings on nearly every possible office essential, such as charging cables, wireless speakers and desks.

Other deals include:
  • Up to 60 percent off select printers
  • Up to 50 percent off select chairs
  • Up to $60 off select iPad models
  • Up to $270 off select Windows 10 laptops and desktops
Check the product details of each sale item to see how long the discount lasts. Most products will be reduced from now through Sept. 5.

Courtney Jespersen is a staff writer at NerdWallet, which saves consumers cash and compares everything from shopping deals to credit cards.
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