Originally Posted by ashley_aas
I have a dumb question. Stores in my area don't double (but Kmart is this time!), so I'm clueless on how this works. I have the Pepsi Max coupons and in big, bold print they say 'do not double' and 'redeemable for face value only'. Is this just ignored for doubling events?
The barcode of that coupon starts with a 5 so it automatically doubles. The store is eating the cost of the double not the manufacturer, but you are right. If the barcode had started with a 9 it (most likely) would not double.