Barnes & Noble, Amazon go Back to School shopping with Nook and Kindle Fire promos
The end of July is the beginning of ‘Back to School’ shopping for millions of parents and college students, and two of the largest publishers have started their promotions on tablets.
Earlier this morning Barnes & Noble announced that customers who purchase a NOOK Simple Touch today through July 28 will receive a free $20 Barnes & Noble gift card. This special limited-time offer is available at all the nearly 700 Barnes & Noble retail stores nationwide, select Barnes & Noble College Bookstores and online at www.nook.com.
On the other side of the internet is Amazon, who’s Kindle Fire HD is still one of the company’s most sought after items. The Kindle Fire has been reduced to $169, while the most popular Kindle Fire HD stands at $199, The Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ starts at $269.00 and Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ with 4G LTE is $399.
Both retailers will holding the promotions for a limited time as shoppers pick up supplies, textbooks and electronics for the back to school season. You can check out both offers below on the company’s official product pages.
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