Each week Coles and Woolworths sell a bunch of groceries for half price.
These specials are designed to tempt customers into their stores, not to make a profit. The supermarkets are betting the customers will pick up other full-priced products once they're through the door.
The 50%-off deals aldo act to distinguish the major supermarkets from challenger brand Aldi. The budget chain has its own weekly specials, but they're never half-price.
For your convenience, Yahoo Finance has once again pushed the trolley through to pick out the best of this week's deals for you. This will allow you to select the supermarket where you'll do your weekly shop this time.
The 50%-off products shown below are on sale from Wednesday November 27 to Tuesday December 3 inclusive.
Woolworths: best half-price deals
Once again there are plenty of Christmas gift chocolates selling for half-price, so they are listed separately below.
Lindt Gala Box Champagne 460g, Teddy Bear Gala gift box 404g or Lindt Lindor tin 405g: $15
Cadbury Roses 620g: $13.50
Guylian Seashells 250g: $8
Cadbury Roses 450g: $7.75
Cadbury Favourites 373g: $7
Mars Maltesers Truffles 196g: $7
Ferrero Rocher 200g 16-pack: $6.30
Heavenly Banquet dumplings 750g: $7.50
Tasmanian Heritage brie or camembert 250g (from the deli department): $5.90
Birds Eye Oven Bake fish 425g: $5
Pacific Organics virgin coconut oil 700mL: $5
V energy drink 4x250mL or 4x275mL: $4.92
Robert Timms coffee bags 28-pack: $4.82
Sara Lee ice cream 1L: $4.50
Mars frozen bars or sticks 300-360mL 4-6 pack: $4.25
Peters Drumsticks ice cream 475-490ml 4-6 pack: $4.20
Chicken garlic Kiev (from the deli department): $1.30
Olay Regenerist Day & Night Duo gift pack: $35 (other Olay also half-price)
Swisse Glucosamine Sulfate tablets 210-pack: $25 (Other Swisse also half-price)
Oral B Vitality or Kids power toothbrush: $20 (other Oral-B also half-price)
Finish Ultimate dishwasher tablets 36-pack or Finish 0% 42-pack: $16
FatBlaster Keto-Fit protein powder 300g: $15
Colour Academy cosmetics case: $15
SUP Collagen Hair, Skin & Nails 50mL 8-pack: $12.50
Bonds Mens fashion GuyFront trunk underwear: $12 (other Bonds also half-price)
Biozet Attack Plus range laundry liquid 2L or powder 2kg: $11
Nature's Way Vita Gummies For Adults multi-vitamin 120-pack: $10 (other Nature's Way also half-price)
Bondi Sands self tan foam or lotion dark 200mL: $10
Head & Shoulders Ultra Men 2-in-1 shampoo & conditioner 550mL: $9.50 (other Head & Shoulders also half-price)
Coles: best half-price deals
Boxed chocolates are shown separately below because there are so many of them selling for half-price in time for Christmas.
Vittoria Mountain Grown coffee beans, coffee ground or organic coffee beans 1kg: $18.25
Maharajah’s Choice basmati rice 5kg: $9.50
Moccona Barista Reserve coffee 175g: $9
Steggles chicken breast goujons 1kg: $8.75
Mr Chen’s Family Dumpling Pack 625g: $8.50
Twinings tea bags 80-100 pack: $5.50
President camembert or double brie 200g: $5
Sanpellegrino soft drink can 6x330mL: $4.85
Peters Proud & Punch ice sticks 6-8 pack: $4
Heritage Mill clusters or muesli 1kg: $3.50
One Night In Mexico kit 435-520g: $3.50
Bulla ice cream multipack 8-14 pack: $3.50
Lindt Lindor bag 585g or Limited Edition round tin 460g: $15
Cadbury Roses tin 620g: $13.50
Nestlé Quality Street tub 726g: $12.50
Cadbury Favourites 820g: $12 (better than half-price)
Lindt Lindor bag 300-308g: $8
Ferrero gift box 16-pack 200g or Collection 15-pack 172g: $6.30
Toblerone 360g: $5
Fairy Platinum Plus dishwashing tablets 45-pack: $17.15
Blackmores Fish Oil 1000mg capsules 400-pack: $15
Omo Ultimate laundry powder 1.8kg or liquid 1.8L: $11
L'Oréal Excellence hair colour: $10 (other L'Oréal also half-price)
Vanish Gold Pro Stain Remover powder 1.8kg: $10
Dynamo laundry liquid 2L or Professional 1.8L: $8.75
Aveeno daily moisturising lotion 532mL: $8.50
Cenovis Hair, Skin & Nails tablets 60-pack: $8.25
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