As of 2015, Bed Bath & Beyond, Kmart and Walmart sell affordable beach towels online and through their physical stores. SwimOutlet.com is an online sports retailer that sells a range beach towels at discounted prices.
Bed Bath & Beyond's beach towel inventory includes kids hooded towels printed in bright colors and those that feature famous cartoon characters. Its inventory also includes plain and patterned towels suitable for children and adults as well as towels that feature baseball teams' names, logos and colors. Customers can purchase the towels online or click Find in Store on the product description page to check availability in store. BedBathandBeyond.com features a store locator tool on its home page.
Kmart.com and Walmart.com both offer patterned and printed beach towels suitable for all age groups. Customers can purchase the towels online and pay extra for shipping, or they can choose to collect them at a local store using each company's free store pickup service. Both websites' sales pages offer filters on the left side of the screen that enable customers to search for towels within a set price range.
SwimOutlet.com only sells products online. Its beach towel range includes large velour towels in plain colors as well as cotton towels in printed and patterned designs. As of October 2015, the company offers discounts of up to 50 percent of the original sale price and free shipping for customers who spend more than $49.