Tesco cuts prices on clothing and laptop by 20% – that's VAT free

26 Jan 2011

Tesco is slashing prices on all laptops and on all adults' clothing lines by 20% - which means that in effect Tesco is giving customers a VAT-Free deal*. The price cuts start today [Wednesday 26th January] and will be available in store and online at www.tesco.com.

Tesco is slashing prices on all laptops and on all adults' clothing lines by 20% - which means that in effect Tesco is giving customers a VAT-Free deal*. The price cuts start today [Wednesday 26th January] and will be available in store and online at www.tesco.com.

The deals will come at a great time for customers looking to refresh their wardrobes with Spring 2011 fashions – without paying the Spring 2011 VAT rate. And laptops are increasingly a feature of everyday communication, so more customers than ever before look for brilliant deals on technology.

Kari Daniels, Tesco's non-food marketing director, said: 'Tesco's 20 per cent off savings mean VAT-Free shopping – whether that's on luxuries like a fashionable jacket or lovely lingerie – or basics to make their lives easier such as laptops. We've got lots of bargains on a range of products – and customers can expect more from us in the coming weeks.'

Deals on laptops, netbooks and notebooks include:

  • Dell 2GB 160GB 15.6" laptop at £263.20. Add Norton Internet Security plus a laptop bag for under £300
  • Compaq netbooks from £175.20, was £219
  • Samsung Galaxy TAB for only £359.20, was £449

Clothing deals include:

  • A black floral print jersey dress at £12.80 from £16
  • Women's black trousers at £4 from £5
  • Men's hooded khaki jersey jacket £31.20 from £39
  • Men's shirts now £6.40 from £8

The laptops sale runs until stocks last and the clothing sale finishes on February 1st.

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Notes to Editors:

*Tesco continues to pay the VAT on all products. Customers receive 20 per cent off the total price which includes VAT.

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