In the spirit of the old time general stores, Spokane, Wash.-based The General Store is offering deals on everything from hardware and tools, auto parts and even guns and ammo with its “Get ready for Fall” sale. The Ace retailer is featuring discounts on rakes, Royal paint and Craftsman tools, along with anti-freeze, trailer hitches and tire chains.
• 30-in. Poly rake for $8.99; • Craftsman C3 cordless drill driver for $59.99; and • Ace brand double entry lock set for $16.99.
The Skinny: Hot dogs and espresso
If its wide selection and low prices can’t keep customers stimulated, The General Store also features an espresso bar. Throughout the 20-page circular, customers will see ads for $2 hot dogs and daily drink specials.