HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2015-9-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kmart today revealed its Fab 15 list of the hottest toys for the 2015 holiday season and announced its first-ever Kid Toy Advisory Board – a select group of kids of Kmart associates who will serve as toy experts and holiday toy consultants.
Kmart’s annual Fab 15 toy list includes ridiculously awesome toys and games for kids of all ages and stages. The list, which comprises Kmart-exclusive toys and hot brands like Disney’s Frozen, Star Wars, LEGO®, Barbie™ and NERF®, is carefully curated based on industry trends, input from parents and kids, and more than 50 years of experience in knowing what toys kids love to play with and find under their Christmas trees.
The Kmart Fab 15 list of hot holiday toys includes:
- Hot Wheels® Ultimate Auto Garage by Mattel®
- Imaginext Ultra T-Rex by Fisher-Price®
- Paw Patroller by Spin Master™
- Disney Frozen Sing Along Elsa Doll by Jakks Pacific®
- VTech® Kidizoom® Action Cam
- Star Wars Signature Lightsaber by Hasbro®
- Zoomer Kitty with Toy Mouse by Spin Master™ (Kmart exclusive)
- MONOPOLY Here & Now by Hasbro®
- Monster High® Boo York Floatation Station™ with Astronova™ Doll by Mattel®
- Holiday Auburn Barbie™ 2015 Doll by Mattel® (Kmart exclusive)
- FurReal Friends Star Lilly the Unicorn by Hasbro®
- NERF® Zombie Strike Doominator by Hasbro®
- Hulk Smash RC Vehicle by Jakks Pacific®
The new Kmart Kid Toy Advisory Board will tap into toy playing insights that only a kid can provide.
“Our annual Fab 15 list makes gift-giving super-easy, and this year with No Money Down Layaway through Nov. 29, our members can put those hot toys away and pick them up in time for Christmas,” said Simha Kumar, president, children’s entertainment at Kmart.
Holiday Shopping with No Money Down Layaway at Kmart
Now through Nov. 29, Kmart shoppers can place in-demand items across dozens of categories on layaway including toys, home products, apparel and electronics, with no down payment for in-store contracts and only one penny down for online contracts.* Shop Your Way members earn points on layaway purchases, and membership is easy and free. Gift-givers can stay organized by opting to receive payment reminder alerts via text. In addition, members also get $10 off a layaway purchase of $50 in apparel, jewelry and footwear.** For more information on No Money Down Layaway, visit Kmart.com/Layaway.
“One of the best parts of my job is being able to share with my readers and followers the hottest toys kids will want and the deals that parents will love,” said Melissa Garcia, ConsumerQueen.com founder and mom. “Kmart’s Fab 15 list includes hit licensed products and Kmart exclusives.” Garcia is also a personal shopper for Kmart, providing toy recommendations this holiday season to members who sign up with her for free on ShopYourWay.com.
Win All Fab 15 Toys with Shop Your Way***
Shop Your Way members can enter for a chance to win all of the Kmart Fab 15 toys at ShopYourWay.com/FAB15SWEEPS. Members will receive additional entries by entering the code FAB15TOYS upon entering the sweeps and will receive an automatic entry by purchasing a Fab 15 toy. Members and customers can shop for any of the items on the Fab 15 list at local Kmart stores nationwide or online anytime at Kmart.com/fab15.
In addition to the Fab 15, Kmart has hundreds of exclusive toys from brands and characters kids know and love. Kmart has updated its toys website at Kmart.com/toys, where members can easily search a broad assortment of ridiculously awesome toys, games and activities, including sorting by age, category, brand and even individual character. Kmart will also be issuing its annual holiday toy book, which will include this year’s Fab 15, additional Kmart exclusives and a wide selection of on-trend toys for all ages and stages.
*Offer valid on new layaway contracts through Sunday 11/29/15. No down payment required in store. One penny down required online for layaway only. All fees nonrefundable. Cancellation fees apply, except Ohio. Layaway requires biweekly payments. Exclusions also apply. See store for details.
**Members get $10 off any Apparel, Footwear and Jewelry purchase of $50 or more on layaway Details: Offer valid in-store and online on new Layaway contracts from 8/30 through 9/19 and10/4/15 through 10/17/2015. Members $10 off any Toys, Sporting Goods, Home and Appliance purchase of $50 or more on layaway or lease Details: Offer valid in-store and online on new Layaway contracts from 9/20 through 10/3 and 10/18 through 10/31/2015. Excludes clearance merchandise, closeout, hot buys, gift cards, non-merchandise, prior purchases, Sears merchandise, Everyday Great Price items, Deal Flash, red-tag special buys, incredible buys, introductory offers, gold-filled jewelry, family jewelry, class rings, concessions, federal or state regulated items, alcohol, tobacco, fuel, items behind the pharmacy counter, prescriptions, partial-paid special order items, Lands’ End, and Scrubology. Online code limited to one-time use only and applies to merchandise marked sold by Kmart only. To redeem online enter LAYAWAY10 into promo field at checkout. Savings shown in cart. Not combinable with any other offer. Discount given at time of layaway purchase. Savings applied and pro-rated across all qualifying items purchased in addition to the minimum requirements and will be deducted from any refund. Purchase requirement before taxes and after other discounts and must be made in a single transaction.
Sweepstakes ends Saturday, November 21, 2015 11:59:59 PM CST, winner(s) will be notified by email, phone, or newsfeed story at http://www.shopyourway.com/tag/sweep-on-sho-your-way/1863996 and are subject to verification.
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