Ready for back-to-school madness? Even if you're not, big-box retailers such as Target are. Target and Walmart are sure to do battle when it comes to back-to-school prices. Like Walmart, Target is saving some of its best prices on basics such as paper and notebooks for in-store shoppers, but online shoppers have a ton of great options, too.
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Quench their thirst with this 12-ounce Thermos made with insulated stainless steel to keep water or other beverages cold all day long. The bottle won't sweat inside a backpack, and an integrated straw makes it easy to drink from without spilling.
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It was only a matter of time before trendy color-change sequins made their way onto backpacks. But there's function beneath the sparkle, including an interior laptop sleeve, padded straps, and elastic side sleeves for water bottles or other small items.