Sears starts Black Friday deals online

Sears, Kmart also lower free shipping minimum for online orders to $25

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2017-Nov-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — To help shoppers get a jump on holiday shopping, Sears announced it is now offering Black Friday pricing online at Sears.com. Sears and Kmart also lowered the minimum purchase threshold for free shipping on qualifying online orders to $25 (was $49), and launched a new CASHBACK in points offer for Shop Your Way members.

The Sears and Kmart CASHBACK in points online offer includes:

  • Spend $50, get free shipping + $10 CASHBACK in points
  • Spend $100, get free shipping + $20 CASHBACK in points
  • Spend $150, get free shipping + $30 CASHBACK in points
  • Spend $200, get free shipping + $40 CASHBACK in points
    Use code: CASH*

“The Black Friday game is changing as shoppers want access to the best deals earlier, and we’re using the power and flexibility of our digital channels and integrated retail services to do exactly that,” said Leena Munjal, senior vice president, customer experience and integrated retail at Sears Holdings. “In addition, the CASHBACK in points offer is like getting free money to spend toward additional holiday gifts – when everyone could use a little more in their wallet.”

The holidays are also a time when Sears and Kmart see a spike in members taking advantage of their integrated retail services to make holiday shopping less chaotic and more convenient. Services such as:

  • Free Buy Online, Pickup In-Store, In-Vehicle Pickup: Members can purchase all products available on Sears.com or Kmart.com, ship to the store for free, then pick up their items at the store when they arrive, where they will be ready in five minutes, guaranteed.** Members can even choose to have their item delivered right to their car by using Sears’ innovative In-Vehicle Pickup service.**
  • Sears & Kmart Mobile Apps: The apps let members quickly find the right products and compare features, prices and user reviews; find deals, get digital coupons, and make the most of Shop Your Way FREECASH in points; make purchases, track orders, manage layaway, and access free shopping conveniences like Buy Online, Pickup In-Store, In-Vehicle Pickup, and free in-store shipping.
  • Free Shipping: Sears and Kmart offer free shipping on any order $25 or more, and Shop Your Way Max members get two-day free shipping on qualifying online orders.
  • Anyone, Anywhere Pickup: Members can order any item on Sears.com or Kmart.com and send a friend or family member to pick up the purchase.

Join Sears and Kmart on social media to hear more about the latest news – “Like” Sears on Facebook, and “follow” Sears on Twitter and Instagram. “Like” Kmart on Facebook, and “follow” Kmart on Twitter and Instagram.

About Sears, Roebuck and Co.
Sears, Roebuck and Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD), is a leading integrated retailer providing merchandise and related services and is part of Shop Your Way, a social shopping experience where members have the ability to earn points and receive benefits across a wide variety of physical and digital formats through shopyourway.com. Sears, Roebuck offers its wide range of home merchandise, apparel and automotive products and services through Sears-branded and affiliated full-line and specialty retail stores. Sears, Roebuck also offers a variety of merchandise and services through sears.com and specialty catalogs. Sears, Roebuck offers consumers leading brands including Kenmore, Craftsman, and DieHard — among the most trusted and preferred brands in the U.S. The company is the nation’s largest provider of home services, with more than 6,000 expert technicians who make nearly 11 million service calls annually. For more information, visit the Sears, Roebuck website at www.sears.com or the Sears Holdings Corporation website at www.searsholdings.com.

About Kmart
Kmart, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD), is a mass merchandising company and part of Shop Your Way, a social shopping experience where members have the ability to earn points and receive benefits across a wide variety of physical and digital formats through shopyourway.com. Kmart offers customers quality products through a portfolio of exclusive brands that include Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Route 66 and Smart Sense. For more information visit the company’s website at www.kmart.com.

*Points credit to member account on Dec. 1 and are valid between Dec. 1-15. Max. $40 in points per order. Excludes delivery items including home appliances. Additional exclusions apply, see sears.com or kmart.com for details. By accepting Shop Your Way® member benefits and offers, you agree to the Shop Your Way terms and conditions, available at www.shopyourway.com/terms.

**Sears only

MEDIA CONTACT:
Brian Hanover
Sears PR
847-286-6080
Brian.Hanover@searshc.com

SOURCE: Sears, Roebuck and Co.

Amazon offers a sneak peek of its plans for Black Friday deals

  • Black Friday will feature more than 30 Deals of the Day and thousands of Lightning Deals across 30 categories
  • Save up to 35% on Melissa & Doug toys and furniture; Premium brand 40-inch smart TV only $279.99; Echo Dot only $29.99 – the lowest price ever!
  • Shop deals from small businesses and entrepreneurs, including startups in the Amazon Launchpad and Amazon Exclusives programs, on everything from toys and electronics to sporting equipment and clothes

SEATTLE, 2017-Nov-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon is offering a sneak peek of its plans for Black Friday and, with deals across 30 categories, there is something for everyone this holiday. Now through Black Friday, customers will find deals on items including toys, electronics, fashion, beauty, kitchen, sporting goods, and more, in addition to Amazon Devices and products from small businesses and entrepreneurs, at amazon.com/blackfriday. Customers can expect to find incredible deals across a wide selection of top holiday products throughout the duration of the “Turkey 5” – those five popular shopping days starting at midnight PT on Thanksgiving and continuing through Cyber Monday. Black Friday will feature more than 30 Deals of the Day and thousands of Lightning Deals. Customers will find new deals every day, all season long.

Discover all of the great Amazon Black Friday deals at amazon.com/blackfriday or shop anytime, anywhere with the Amazon App (to download, visit amazon.com/mobileapps from your mobile browser). Customers shopping with the Amazon App can also set Watch a Deal alerts to ensure they never miss out on a hot holiday product, and even use AR view, a new augmented reality feature, to view thousands of items in their space before they buy. Voice Shoppers can shop select Black Friday deals, starting as early as 5pm PT, Wednesday, Nov. 22 – just ask Alexa.

All Amazon customers can choose from more than one hundred million items that are eligible for free shipping this holiday and all year long. This includes eligible orders of $25 or more shipped by Amazon, as well as free shipping offers from small business and entrepreneurs selling on Amazon.

The deals included below will be available on various dates and times between Nov. 17 and Nov. 24 (Black Friday), while supplies last, at amazon.com/blackfriday or on the Amazon App.

Amazon Devices

  • Save $20 on Echo Dot, only $29.99 – the lowest price ever for Echo Dot
  • Save $20 on All-New Echo, only $79.99
  • Save $30 on Echo Plus, only $119.99
  • Save $50 on Amazon Tap, only $79.99
  • Add a smart plug to any Echo purchase for only $5 ($20 off)
  • Save $20 on Amazon Cloud Cam, only $99.99
  • Save $30 on Fire 7 Kids Edition, only $69.99 – and save an additional $10 when you buy two Fire 7 Kids Edition tablets, only $129.98
  • Save $40 on Fire HD 8 Kids Edition, only $89.99 – and save an additional $10 when you buy two Fire HD 8 Kids Edition, only $169.98
  • Save $50 on Fire HD 10, only $99.99 – the lowest price ever for the Fire HD 10
  • Save $30 on Fire HD 8, only $49.99
  • Save $30 on Kindle Paperwhite, only $89.99
  • Save $30 on Kindle, only $49.99
  • Save $30 on Kindle for Kids Bundle, only $69.99
  • Save $15 on Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote, only $24.99

Electronics

  • Premium brand 40-inch smart TV, only $279.99
  • Sony 75-inch 4K Ultra HD smart LED TV (2017 Model), only $1,999.99
  • Sony 70-inch 4K Ultra HD smart LED TV (2017 Model), only $1,199.99
  • Samsung UN65MU8000 65-inch 4K Ultra HD smart TV (2017 Model), only $1,297.99
  • Sony 65-inch 4K Ultra HD smart LED TV (2017 Model), only $1,499.99
  • Samsung UN55MU8000 55-inch 4K Ultra HD smart TV (2017 Model), only $897.99
  • Sony 55-inch 4K Ultra HD smart LED TV (2017 Model), only $999.99
  • 32-inch 720p TV, only $69.99
  • 49-inch 4k TV, only $159.99
  • Save up to 30% on select TP-Link smart home and networking products
  • Save up to 25% on select Seagate hard drives
  • Save up to $150 on Acer Helios 300 Gaming Laptop
  • Save up to $120 on Cyberpowerpc Gaming Desktop
  • Save 30% on Corsair K70 Gaming Keyboard
  • Save up to 35% on select SanDisk memory products
  • Save up to 40% on PC gaming laptops, desktops, components and more
  • Save up to 25% on select 3D printers

Toys

  • Save up to 35% on Melissa & Doug toys and furniture
  • Save up to 40% on K’NEX Thrill Rides-Kraken’s Revenge Roller Coaster
  • Save up to 30% on select Crayola arts and crafts
  • Save up to 30% on select Paw Patrol toys
  • Save up to 50% on select Zoomer toys

Home Furnishings

  • Save up to 35% on select Thanksgiving and holiday décor
  • Save up to 40% on select mattresses, furniture and area rugs
  • Save up to 35% on select Rubbermaid products
  • Save up to 40% on select Thermos products

Smart Home

  • Save up to $40 on Schlage Smart Lock – Works with Amazon Alexa
  • Save $50 on Bluetooth-enabled Opal Nugget Ice Maker
  • Save $100 on SmartThings Home Monitoring Kit

Video Games

  • Save up to $100 on select Playstation virtual reality bundles
  • Save up to 50% on Just Dance 2018 Gold Box

Music, TV, Movies & Books

  • For the first time ever, non-Prime members as well as Prime members who haven’t yet tried Amazon Music Unlimited can get three months of the full catalog on-demand service with access to tens of millions of songs, for just $0.99 starting today
  • Save 40% on new release movies and TV seasons, as well as catalog best sellers available to rent or purchase and instantly stream on Amazon Video
  • Save up to 80% on select Kindle best-selling books

Pets

  • Save 35% on Soft WellBites Dog Treats
  • Save 15% on Fluval 2.6-Gallon Aquarium Kit

Sports & Outdoors

  • Save up to 60% on New Balance shoes and apparel
  • Save up to 30% on Under Armour TB12 Recovery Sleepwear
  • Save 20% on select Tumbl Trak products
  • Save on Bushnell Binoculars and Camelbak Hydration
  • Save up to 35% on select camo apparel
  • Save 20% on select Barska products
  • Save up to 25% on Nikon Coolshot 80 Rangefinder
  • Save 20% on Atomic Foosball Table
  • Save 25% on select X-Rocker Gaming Chairs
  • Save up to 35% on select Killerspin Table Tennis Rackets
  • Save 20% on select Paragon popcorn machines

Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs: Small businesses and entrepreneurs selling on Amazon come from every state in the U.S., and more than 130 countries around the world. Customers can shop deals from small businesses and entrepreneurs, including startups in the Amazon Launch pad and Amazon Exclusives programs, on everything from toys and electronics to sporting equipment and clothing:

  • Save 30% on Segway Minipro 2018 Edition
  • Save 20% on Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit
  • Save $30 on Anki Cozmo
  • Save 80% on Queen Rose Full Pregnancy Body Pillow
  • Save 20% on CoffeeGator Pour Over Coffee Maker
  • Save 60% on Silpada ‘Santa Fe’ Sterling Silver, Brass and Turquoise Bracelet

Voice Shop to Get Early Access to Deals: Customers who voice shop with Alexa will get an exclusive shopping window several hours earlier than the general public with access to some of the best deals starting at 5pm PT, Wednesday, Nov. 22. Available on the Amazon Echo, Echo Plus, Echo Dot and Amazon Tap, as well as screened devices such as the all-new Amazon Fire TV, all-new Fire HD 10 Tablet, Echo Show and soon to be released Echo Spot, it’s as simple as asking Alexa. Customers can voice shop with Alexa for tens of millions of Prime-eligible items every day of the year. Changed your mind? No problem, any physical product purchased with your voice is eligible for free returns. Customers must be Prime members with default payment and shipping information. To learn more, visit amazon.com/voiceshopping.

Amazon Prints: Beginning Nov. 19 for a limited time, holiday cards are 50% off. Create high-quality, custom cards and share holiday messages with friends and loved ones. Cards are printed on ultra-thick, matte cardstock and include envelopes with free return address printing plus free delivery with Prime. Go to amazon.com/prints to learn more.

Amazon Restaurants: Prime members making their first Amazon Restaurants order will get $10 off their order plus FREE delivery when they make a qualified purchase on Amazon.com or Prime Now between Nov. 24 and Nov. 27. Go to amazon.com/restaurants to learn more.

Amazon Books: Customers can also discover great deals on books, devices, toys and games in store at Amazon Books in Seattle, New York City (on 34th St and at Columbus Circle), Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston (Dedham and Lynnfield), San Diego, San Jose, Portland, Bellevue(Wash.) and Paramus (N.J.). Whether customers want to discover a new book for the holidays, test-drive a device, or purchase Amazon Gift Cards, Amazon Books offers gifts for everyone.

Amazon.com in Spanish: Customers can shop, browse and search for deals across 30 categories in Spanish. Customers can update their language settings in their Amazon App, as well as visit Amazon.com and click the ‘globe’ button – located in the navigation bar at the top of their Amazon home screen – to set and begin shopping in their preferred language. Preferred language settings will be saved for future site visits under ‘Your account’ settings.

Fast Shipping, Deals and More with Prime: Prime is designed to make your life better every day including the convenience of fast, free shipping and great entertainment. Prime members can shop thousands of Lightning Deals with 30-minute early access and, with the Amazon Prime credit card, members will earn even bigger rewards this holiday season. Members can also enjoy Free Two-Day Shipping with AmazonPrime, as well as Prime FREE One-Day Shipping and Prime FREE Same-Day Delivery on more than one million items in orders of $35 or more available to members in over 5,000 cities and towns. And, with Prime Now, Prime Members in more than 30 U.S. cities can benefit from one-and-two hour delivery. In addition, Prime members in 37 cities and surrounding areas across the U.S. now have access to Amazon Key, the new service that radically improves the convenience of receiving deliveries. Amazon Key allows Prime members to have eligible packages securely delivered inside their homes without having to be there.

About Amazon

Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon. For more information, visit www.amazon.com/about and follow @AmazonNews.

Media Hotline:

206-266-7180
Amazon-pr@amazon.com
www.amazon.com/pr

Source: Amazon.com, Inc.

eBay launches early access to Black Friday deals

eBay launches early access to Black Friday deals

 

San Jose, CA, 2017-Nov-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Study finds shoppers would rather get a root canal than stand in line on Black Friday; eBay gives the gift of early Black Friday deals on hot items beginning today (Nov 13, 2017).

Black Friday is almost upon us, but this year’s shoppers are eager to skip the lines. A recent eBay study1found that more than three quarters (76%) of shoppers would give something up rather than endure the chaos of Black Friday lines, including one in four (26%) who would rather have a root canal. Still, Black Friday shoppers expect deeper discounts1, so eBay is giving them early access online – without waiting in line – with its new campaign, ‘Don’t Wait for Black Friday’ deals. Beginning today, eBay will match prices on some of the most coveted Black Friday deals from other major retailers, before taking even more amazing deals on the road with an interactive, cross-country Holiday Airstream mobile tour.

eBay Matches ‘Black Friday’ Deals from Retailers Starting Today

With many retailers announcing their top Black Friday deals in advance, eBay will match the prices2 on many of those same top deals beginning today, making it easy to shop from home or on-the-go and feel confident about receiving the best price available. Shoppers can take advantage of these early deep discounts with new deals every day through November 17, all with fast and free shipping on new items from top brands like Ninja, Samsung, and Apple, among others.

These limited-time deals already include:

  • Ninja Single Serve Coffee Bar ($64.99)
  • Apple Watch Series 3 ($325.00)
  • KitchenAid Stand Mixer Tilt 5-Quart ($249.99)
  • Men’s and Women’s Bulova Watches ($79.99)

The full list of items eligible for ‘Don’t Wait for Black Friday’ deals can be found here: https://www.ebay.com/DontWaitForBlackFriday

‘Did You Check eBay’ Holiday Airstream Tour Kicks off Black Friday

Back and better than ever, the eBay Holiday Airstream will be rolling into five U.S. cities, including New York, Chicago, and more, to offer a curated collection of the season’s most sought-after items and amazing deals on toys, tech, fashion, and home. Launching in New York City on Black Friday before traversing the country, the Holiday Airstream will offer gift-givers access to new, in-demand items at the best prices.

Visitors can try their hand at an interactive claw machine – a modern take on a beloved game – to literally grab some of the hottest items of the season. eBay’s exclusive AI technology will also be on hand to help select smart and personalized gift ideas. Whether shopping in person or from home, eBay will give shoppers access to exclusively curated deals, delivered to their door within three days, guaranteed.

No Blackouts on eBay Deals Best Prices Through Cyber Monday, Guaranteed

From Black Friday through Cyber Monday, eBay will continue to give shoppers what most other retailers may not – Price Match Guarantee on more than 50,000 deals with no blackout periods. eBay’s Price Match Guarantee ensures shoppers will get the best value on top gifts across all categories, from the latest tech gadgets to the must-have toys for the holiday, because eBay will match the best price from competitors3.

For  the Cyber 5 Weekend, eBay will continue to have deals at more than 30-60% off regular prices with free shipping include:

  • Gotham Steel Nonstick Ultimate 15 Piece Copper Cookware Set (over 60% off)
  • Rayban Erika Metal Round Sunglasses – available in four colors (over 55% off)
  • LG 49″ 4K UHD HDR Smart LED TV (over 40% off)

“Every holiday season, shoppers turn to eBay for a wide selection of gifts at a variety of price points. This year, we’re doubling down to make sure they get the absolute best deals anytime, anywhere, with commitments like Price Match Guarantee, Guaranteed Delivery, and our marketplace’s unmatched selection,” said Jesse Kiefer, Director and General Manager of eBay Deals.

In addition to Price Match Guarantee, eBay’s Guaranteed Delivery is now available on more than 20 million items in three days or less – and even better – millions of these items ship for free. Check eBay.com/Deals for trending inventory across all eBay categories, such as consumer electronics, home & garden, and fashion, at a great value (usually between 20% and 90%) off with free shipping and no membership required.

For more, visit eBay.com and follow @eBay on social.

1 Source: eBay Holiday Shopping Survey, October 2017

2 Don’t Wait for Black Friday deals applies to items from specific retailers (JC Penny, Kohl’s, Macy’s and Walmart) that are similar or like-items and in-stock.

3 Only new items on the eBay Deals page are eligible for Price Match Guarantee. To be eligible, the item should be available on Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, Walmart.com, HomeDepot.com, Target.com, Sears.com, Wayfair.com, or Jet.com. The items should be identical and available, meaning both items must be exactly the same and currently in stock.

Contact:
(408) 376-7400
press@ ebay.com

Source: eBay

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Office Depot announces its Black Friday deals

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2017-Nov-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading provider of office supplies, business products and services delivered through an omnichannel platform, today (November 8, 2017) announced its Black Friday deals, available both in stores and at officedepot.com, for shoppers to find items to gift their business and treat themselves at discounted prices.

“This is the season to not only gift your business, but to treat yourself. We’re offering incredible deals both online and in stores, so that shoppers can easily tackle all of their holiday gifting needs,” said Marko Ibrahim, senior vice president of North America retail for Office Depot, Inc.

Office Depot’s Black Friday deals will provide the best selection of holiday items for everyone on your gift list.

Black Friday deals available online 11/23 – 11/25 and in-store 11/24 – 11/25 include 1 :

  • HP Touch Screen 15.6″ Laptop with Intel 8th Generation Core i7 Processor, 8GB RAM and 1 TB Hard Drive for $449.99 (reg. $849)
  • HP 15.6″ Laptop with Intel 8th Generation Core i5 Processor, 8GB RAM and 1 TB Hard Drive for $349.99 (reg. $599.99)
  • HP 14″ Laptop with Intel Inside & Microsoft Office pre-installed for $167.99 (reg. $299.99)
  • Dell Touch Screen 24″ All-in-One Desktop PC – Black or White2 option for $419.99 (reg. $649.99)
  • Samsung 32″ HD Monitor for $169.99 (reg. $299.99)
  • Dell™ Gaming Laptop with Intel Core i5 Processor, 8GB RAM, 1 TB and NVIDIA GTX1050 Graphics for $629.99 (reg. $899.99)
  • Dell™ Gaming Desktop with AMD Ryzen 5 Processor, 8GB RAM, 1 TB and AMD Radeon™ RX 570 for $649.99 (reg. $899.99)
  • Online only: HP Touch Screen 15.6″ Laptop with Intel 8th Generation Core i7 Processor, 8GB RAM and 256GB Solid State Drive for $529.99 (reg. $929.99)
  • Online only: HP Touch Screen 15.6″ Laptop with Intel 8th Generation Core i7 Processor, 12GB RAM and 1 TB Hard Drive for $499.99 (reg. $899.99)
  • Doorbuster: 7:45 a.m. to noon on 11/24–Free McAfee Live Safe Card 3
  • New PC Set Up, 1 Year of McAfee and 2 years of Square Trade Coverage (Total Protection) for $98.98 (reg. $149.99-$249)4
  • Realspace® Magellan L-Desk with Hutch, (Best-selling desk in four finishes) for $207.98 (reg. $519.98). Plus, Entire Realspace® Magellan collection on sale (desks, bookcases, and files)
  • Realspace® Magellan Managers Desk, (three finishes) for $139.99 (reg. $279.99)
  • Serta® Hensley Big & Tall Chair for $239.99 (reg. $399.99). Plus, all Serta® Chairs on Sale
  • WorkPro® Quantum Ergonomic Mesh Mid Back Chair for $219.99 (reg. $369.99). Plus, all WorkPro® Chairs on Sale
  • Online only: Canon EOS Rebel T6 18.0-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera Kit With 18-55 mm IS II and 75-300 mm III Lenses for $449.99 (reg. $749.99)
  • Google Home for $79 (reg. $129)
  • Google WiFi for $99 (reg. $129)
  • Google WiFi 3pk for $249 (reg. $299)
  • Virtual Reality Headset with Bluetooth controller and retractable wireless earbuds for $11 (reg. $29.99)

To view the Black Friday ad with a complete list of the offers, visit officedepot.com/blackfriday.

While Office Depot and OfficeMax stores will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, so that shoppers and associates can spend quality time with family and friends, customers can get a head start on holiday deal shopping online at 12:01 a.m. ET Thanksgiving Day and offers are valid until 11:59 p.m. ET on Saturday, Nov. 25. Stores will open at 7:45 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24 and offers are valid through Saturday, Nov. 25.

Visit officedepot.com to find an Office Depot or OfficeMax location near you, and for more information on special holiday deals and savings.

About Office Depot, Inc.

Office Depot, Inc. is a leading provider of office supplies, business products and services delivered through an omnichannel platform.

The company had 2016 annual sales of approximately $11 billion, employed approximately 38,000 associates, and served consumers and businesses in North America and abroad with approximately 1,400 retail stores, award-winning e-commerce sites and a dedicated business-to-business sales organization – with a global network of wholly owned operations, franchisees, licensees and alliance partners. The company operates under several banner brands including Office Depot, OfficeMax and Grand & Toy. The company’s portfolio of exclusive product brands include TUL, Foray, Brenton Studio, Ativa, WorkPro, Realspace and Highmark.

Office Depot, Inc.’s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol “ODP.”

Office Depot is a trademark of The Office Club, Inc. OfficeMax is a trademark of OMX, Inc. ©2017 Office Depot, Inc. All rights reserved. Any other product or company names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.

1 Prices not valid in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands

2 White Dell All-in-One available only online

3 Available only in stores. Minimum 25 per store. Limit 1 per customer. While supplies last. No rainchecks.

4 Available only in stores. Virus-Free Guarantee: If your protected devices become infected within one (1) year from date of software purchase, we will remove the virus, malware or spyware at no additional cost. Device must be virus free at time of software installation. See associate for details. 2 Year Protection: Limitations and exclusions apply. See officedepot.com/protection for terms and conditions of complete coverage details. Term begins on the date of purchase but does not replace the manufacturer’s coverage.

Contact:
Julianne Embry
561-438-1451
julianne.embry@officedepot.com 

Sarah England
561-438-1448
sarah.england@officedepot.com

Source: Office Depot, Inc.

Old Navy unveils Black Friday deals; will donate $1 to Boys & Girls Clubs for every Cozy Socks purchased

50% OFF ENTIRE PURCHASE IN STORES & ONLINE DURING 3-DAY BLACK FRIYAY SALE

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Nov-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Old Navy is putting the yay in HoliYAY this shopping season with an opportunity to give back while stocking up, extended Black Friday deals and a line-up of family-fun store events for kids ages 1 to 100.

Cozy Socks One Dolla Holla

During the One Dolla Holla sale, Old Navy customers can get cozy while giving back. On Black Friday, Nov. 24, cozy socks will be offered in-store at the one-day only doorbuster price of $1 per pair. The beloved stocking stuffer, normally $5 per pair, feature playful novelty prints ranging from unicorns to gingerbread men. Even better, for every pair purchased, Old Navy will donate $1 to Boys & Girls Clubs, up to $1 million.1

Through its cause platform ONward!, Old Navy is committed to taking the next generation to the next level, and has long supported Boys & Girls Clubs to help turn learners into leaders. The brand’s Black Friday donation will go to creating an employment program for Boys & Girls Club youth, offering them career coaching and a first job at Old Navy stores.

Black FriYAY Deals & Hours

Old Navy’s Black Friday sale is longer than ever with a pre-party sale leading up to the main event, a 3-day Black Friday celebration, and 72 hours of Cyber deals.

  • During the Pre-Party Sale from Thursday, Nov. 16 until Tuesday, Nov. 21, customers will receive 40% off their entire purchase in stores and online.2
  • From Wednesday Nov. 22 through Friday, Nov. 24, the three-day official Black Friday sale will offer customers 50% off their entire purchase and thousands of styles from $10 & under, both in stores and online.3
  • Old Navy cardmembers receive early access to the Black Friday sale with 50% off their purchase from Thursday, Nov. 16 to Sunday, Nov. 19 when using their Old Navy credit card in-store and online.4
  • The 72 hours of Cyber Sale kicks off on the heels of Black Friday. On Saturday, Nov. 27 and Sunday, Nov. 28, OldNavy.com will offer 40% off everything. On Cyber Monday, OldNavy.com will offer its best deal of the year with 50% off everything, no exclusions.5

Mark your calendar for all the incredible deals with details at OldNavy.com/#holiyay.

Old Navy will provide extended shopping hours around Black Friday, offering customers a wide range of times to take advantage of the 50% off sale.

  • On Wednesday, Nov. 22, Old Navy stores will open at 9 a.m. and remain open until 10pm.
  • On Thanksgiving Day, stores will open at 3 p.m. and stay open until 1 a.m.
  • On Black Friday, doors will open 5 a.m. and remain open until 10 p.m.6

In-Store SaturYAY Events

Old Navy is saying “bye” to the humdrum and “hi” to the moments of kid-like joy and merriment this holiday season with five special SaturYAY store events for the young and young at heart.

SaturYAY Steal (Saturday, Nov. 18):
Start crafting with glittery sticker sheets and holiday-themed coloring pages, gifted with every purchase. In select stores in New York City (Times Square and Herald Square) and San Francisco(Union Square), try your luck at snagging holiday goodies in our custom Old Navy Claw Machine.

Santa’s Wish List (Saturday, Dec. 2):
Send holiday wishes to the North Pole at our Santa Wish List card activity station. In flagship stores (three Manhattan locations, San Francisco’s Union Square and Chicago’s State Street), Santa will be in the house to pose for keepsake printed photos.

Snap & Share (Saturday, Dec. 9):
Snap and share festive photos using our playful holiday props, available in select stores. Store associates will be available to capture your best angles.

Jingle Jammie Jam (Saturday, Dec. 16):
Join our in-store PJ party. Store associates will be donning their Jingle Jammies to perform a special choreographed dance called the “Jingle Jammie Jam.”

Gift Tags (Saturday, Dec. 23)
Finish wrapping those last-minute gifts with a set of exclusive gift tags, gifted with every purchase.

About Old Navy

Old Navy is a global apparel and accessories brand that makes current American essentials accessible to every family. Originated in 1994, the brand celebrates the democracy of style through on-trend, playfully optimistic, affordable and high quality product. A division of San Francisco-based Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS), Old Navy brings a fun, energizing shopping environment to its customers in more than 1,000 stores around the world. For more information, please visit www.oldnavy.com.

1 Offer valid in stores only on 11/24/17 in the US (including Puerto Rico) and Canada while supplies last. Cozy Socks limit 10 per customer. Select Styles Only. $1 million cap is in US currency, applies to combined sales in the US and Canada, and will be divided proportionally between Boys & Girls Clubs of America (“BGCA”) and Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada (“BGCC”) based on the respective sales in the US and Canada. BGCA’s and BGCC’s names and logos are used with their permission, which in no way constitutes an endorsement, expressed or implied, of any product or company.

2 40% valid 11/16-11/21. Excludes in-store clearance, gift cards, register-lane items, jewelry, and today-only deals.

3 50% valid 11/22-11/24. Excludes Gift Cards, In-Store Clearance, Register Lane Items, Jewelry, Today Only Deals, and 2 Day Only Deals.

4 50% off subject to credit approval, valid 11/16-11/19. A Gap Inc. Credit Card must be used as pay type. See stores for details.

5 Offer does not apply to gift cards or Today Only Deals.

6 Store hours may vary, check local stores for details.

MEDIA CONTACT:
press@gap.com

SOURCE: Gap Inc.

Meijer unveils weeklong Black Friday deals

Meijer unveils weeklong Black Friday deals

 

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2017-Nov-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Meijer announced today (November 8, 2017) aggressive weeklong Black Friday deals designed to give customers deep savings across the store. Customers can start saving on this season’s hottest gifts beginning Nov. 19 and continuing through Nov. 25, with additional one-day deals on Thanksgiving and Black Friday and with special Santa Bucks savings on Saturday.

Meijer will offer one-day only specials on Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Saturday – all beginning at 6 a.m. Customers with a Meijer Home Delivery membership will find that many in-store deals can also be purchased and delivered on the same day if ordered through Shipt.

“This year, we have expanded the number of deals across the store so our customers can find something for everyone on their list,” said Peter Whitsett, Executive Vice President of Merchandising and Marketing for Meijer. “With a full week of hot deals and special offers there are more opportunities than ever to save.   New to most of our markets this year customers can now get the added convenience of same day delivery thanks to our home delivery program.”

Black Friday All Week

  • Buy 1, Get 1 $1 Kitchen Gadgets, Pyrex Bakeware, Grand Gourmet Bakeware or Rubbermaid food storage
  • Buy 1, Get 1 Free Select Video Games (look for the red sticker)
  • Instapot 6 qt. pressure cooker for $89.99 plus $20 off next shopping trip via Meijer custom coupon at checkout
  • Buy 1, Get 1 $1 Yankee Candles Large Jar or Large Tumbler

Thanksgiving Day Deals

  • Save $180 on a Vizio 48” Smart LED TV, regularly $379.99
  • Save $90 on a Xbox One S 500GB Console, regularly $279.99
  • Save $100 off your next Meijer shopping trip when you buy one Apple Watch Series 1 or Series 2 for $249 or more (exclusions apply)
  • Save $150 off your next Meijer shopping trip when you when you buy one Apple iPad Pro 9.7″ or iPad Pro 10.5″ for $599 or more (exclusions apply)
  • Buy 1, Get 2 Free Select Women’s Apparel
  • Buy 1, Get 1 $1 Shoes
  • 50 percent off Select Toys
  • 20 percent off Select Lego Sets

Black Friday Deals

  • Save $200 on an Element 48” LED HDTV, regularly $399.99
  • Save $100 off your next shopping trip when you buy a Vizio 60” Smart 4K UHD-TV or a Vizio 55” Smart LED TV
  • Buy 1, Get 1 free of equal or lesser value on all Hasbro Games
  • Save 50 percent off select NERF Blasters, Barbie toys, and Playskool Heroes
  • Save $50 on your next Meijer shopping trip when you buy one Kitchen Aid 4.5 QT Classic Plus Stand Mixer
  • Buy 1, Get 1 50 percent off Shopkins Figures or Accessories
  • 50 percent off select Nerf Blasters
  • Buy 1, Get 1 Apparel for the family (mix and match)

Santa Bucks are Back Beginning Nov 25

Meijer is bringing back its popular Santa bucks beginning Nov. 25. Customers can save anywhere from $3 to $20 off select items throughout the store. Meijer will host a bake sale on select holiday bake ware and ingredients, including a .99 cent deal on a 5 lb. bag of Meijer branded flour and sugar.

The ad previews can be seen here or via Facebook and Twitter. While customers can see the ads prior to distribution, the preview does not change the effective date of the advertised products.

About Meijer:

Meijer is a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer that operates 235 supercenters and grocery stores throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin. A privately-owned and family-operated company since 1934, Meijer pioneered the “one-stop shopping” concept and has evolved through the years to include expanded fresh produce and meat departments, as well as pharmacies, comprehensive apparel, home decor and pet departments, and garden centers. For more information on Meijer, please visit www.meijer.com. Follow Meijer on Twitter @twitter.com/Meijer and @twitter.com/MeijerPR or become a fan at www.facebook.com/meijer.

Contact:

Jennifer Rook
616-791-2794
jennifer.rook@meijer.com

Source: Meijer

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Target unveils its Black Friday deals

Target unveils its Black Friday deals

 

Retailer’s Black Friday ad features thousands of deals, including lowest prices of the year on video games, TVs, electronics and more, with select offers available today

  • Target stores will be open 6 p.m. to midnight on Thanksgiving, and will reopen at 6 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24
  • Black Friday deals will be available for all guests on Target.com early the morning of Thanksgiving, with free shipping on all orders
  • For the first time, when guests spend $50 on Friday, Nov. 24, they will receive a coupon for 20 percent off a future shopping trip

MINNEAPOLIS, 2017-Nov-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today (November 6, 2017) revealed its Black Friday ad, available at Target.com/BlackFriday, including the lowest prices ever on some of the hottest gifts and must-have products of the holidays. Guests will have several opportunities to shop Black Friday deals leading up to Thanksgiving, when stores will be open from 6 p.m. to midnight, with nearly all deals available on Target.com early that same day.

“When you consider the breadth of our Black Friday offers, guests can save more across Target than any other time of the year, with literally thousands of deals to choose from,” said Mark Tritton, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, Target. “Beyond the big shopping event, guests can feel confident they’ll find incredible value at Target whether they shop online or at one of our more than 1,800 stores. With low prices in every department, as well as sales like Cyber Monday and our new Weekend Deals, we’ll offer a steady stream of deals throughout the season.”

“We know that shopping Black Friday deals at Target is an annual tradition for many of our guests across the country,” said Janna Potts, executive vice president and chief stores officer, Target. “Our hours for this year ensure we’re ready with great deals for those guests who want to shop following their Thanksgiving dinner, while also giving our teams a chance to recharge and prepare our stores before we open on Friday to greet guests with even more holiday savings.”

Black Friday Preview Sale, Nov. 6
Black Friday savings begin today with the retailer’s popular Preview Sale. For the fourth year in a row, guests can get a jump start on holiday shopping with select Black Friday deals across toys, electronics, entertainment and more. New this year, discounts will be applied automatically at checkout, with no coupon or codes required, making saving quicker and easier for guests. Guests can view the Preview Sale deals at Target.com/BlackFriday. Deals are available in all stores until close and Target.com until 11:59 p.m. PST on Nov. 6.

Early Access and Black Friday Weekend, Nov. 22 – Nov. 25
New this year, on Wednesday, Nov. 22, Target will make more than 100 Black Friday deals available on Target.com for REDcard holders only through its Early Access sale. This is the most Black Friday deals the retailer has ever made available before Thanksgiving. The sale for REDcard holders will start early the morning of Nov. 22. As always, guests who shop with a REDcard receive 5 percent savings on nearly all items.

All guests can shop Target’s Black Friday deals on Target.com early the morning of Thanksgiving or when stores open at 6 p.m. Guests will receive free shipping on all orders, with no minimum purchase. In addition, the retailer is making more Black Friday deals eligible for Order Pickup than ever for guests who want to buy online and pickup in a store. For the fourth year in a row, Target stores will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, one of the busiest shopping days of the year, and this year, stores will close at midnight. These new hours will accommodate guests who make Black Friday shopping part of their Thanksgiving tradition, and reflect when the retailer has seen the most shopping in stores for the past several years.

The retailer will once again have designated team members serving as line service ambassadors to direct guests, answer questions and distribute tickets for select doorbusters. Guests can easily locate deals with clear signing in stores and via the Target app.

As part of its Black Friday sale, Target is offering the lowest prices ever on select items. Top deals include:

  • 13 TVs under $300 and the lowest price ever on a 55” TV, Westinghouse 55” UHD TV for $249.99.
  • Lowest price ever on Xbox One S and PlayStation 4 consoles.
    -Xbox One S 500GB console, $189.99 with a $25 Target GiftCard, giving guests $115 in total value (Reg. $279.99).
    -Sony PlayStation 4 1TB console, $199.99, giving guests $100 in savings (Reg. $299.99).
  • Nearly 1,000 toys under $10 and 2,000 under $20, including the popular 3-foot stuffed bear (in stores only) and PAW Patrol Mission Cruiser playset.
  • KitchenAid Ultra Power Plus 4.5qt Stand Mixer, $249.99, giving guests $100 in savings (Reg. $349.99).
  • Buy one, get one 50 percent off on hundreds of beauty gift sets—the most beauty sets the retailer has ever offered on sale.
  • Some of the lowest prices of the season on brands like A New Day and Goodfellow & Co, with sweaters and fleeces for the family starting at just $10.

Black Friday savings will continue on Friday, Nov. 24, when Target will open at 6 a.m. For the first time, guests who spend $50 in stores or on Target.com on Friday, Nov. 24, will receive a coupon for 20 percent off a future shopping visit that can be redeemed between Nov. 28 and Dec. 10.

Holiday Hours, Staffing and More Ways to Save
Target invests in its team members and values the individuals who come together as a team to serve its guests. In October, the company announced a minimum wage increase to $11 an hour for all team members, including thousands of team members hired for the holidays. During the holiday season, Target works closely with its team members to understand scheduling preferences and compensates all hourly team members who work on national holidays, including Thanksgiving, with pay equal to time-and-a-half their hourly rate. Also, all hourly team members who work certain shifts on Thanksgiving, Black Friday and the weekends leading up to Christmas will receive additional compensation on top of premium holiday pay. This holiday pay is an investment in Target’s team and the elevated experience they provide to Target guests during the holiday season. Target’s extended hours for the holidays include:

  • Nov. 23: All stores open at 6 p.m. and close at midnight
  • Nov. 24: All stores open at 6 a.m. and close at 10, 11 p.m. or midnight
  • Nov. 25: All stores open at the regular time of 7 or 8 a.m. and close at 10, 11 p.m. or midnight
  • Nov. 26: All stores open at the regular time of 7 or 8 a.m. and close at 10, 11 p.m. or midnight
  • Dec. 17-23: All stores open at 7 a.m. and close at midnight
  • Dec. 24:  All stores open at 7 a.m. and close at 10 or 11 p.m.
  • Dec. 25: All stores closed
  • Dec. 26: All stores open at 7 a.m. and close at 10, 11 p.m. or midnight
  • Dec. 31: All stores open at regular time of 7 or 8 a.m. and close at 9 or 10 p.m.

The savings will continue after Black Friday. Guests will find deep discounts on Target.com on Cyber Monday and beyond, which will be shared at a later date, as well as new Weekend Deals, offered through December. Details about upcoming Weekend Deals can be viewed throughout the season at A Bullseye View beginning Wednesday, Nov. 8.

About Target
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at 1,828 stores and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit to communities, which today equals millions of dollars a week. For more information, visit Target.com/Pressroom. For a behind-the-scenes look at Target, visit Target.com/abullseyeview or follow @TargetNews on Twitter.

Investor relations:
(612) 696-3400

Source: Target

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Tesco announces Black Friday deals until 1 December 2016

Tesco announces Black Friday deals until 1 December 2016
Tesco announces Black Friday deals until 1 December 2016

 

CHESHUNT, England, 2016-Nov-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Customers are set to benefit from even more Black Friday deals today (25 Nov 2016) with the retailer releasing another 300 promotions.

  • Over 700 participating Tesco stores offering Black Friday deals across the country
  • Tesco is already offering market leading prices on the most loved toys this Christmas

Customers are set to benefit from even more Black Friday deals today with the retailer releasing another 300 promotions. Hundreds of Tesco stores opened their doors at 5 am today to help customers to take advantage of the deals.

Thousands of customers have already enjoyed Tesco’s biggest ever Black Friday event. So far this week, there have been over six million visits to the Tesco Direct website, up 40% compared to a typical week.

Top deals launched today (subject to stock availability) include:

  • Blaupunkt 43-134MXN Smart Full HD 43 Inch LED TV with Freeview HD, now £149. Saving £100.
  • Sharp 49 Inch LC-49CFG6001K Full HD LED SMART TV with Freeview, now £199. Saving £130.
  • Samsung UE40KU6020 40 Inch Smart WiFi Built In Ultra HD 4k LED TV with Freeview HD, now £299.
  • Monster iSport Super Slim Bluetooth In-Ears black or lime, now £49. Saving £41 (online only).
  • PS4 Slim 500GB Uncharted 4 Console Bundle & Fifa 17, now £199.
  • LEGO Technic 24 Hours Race Car, now £49.99. Saving £45.
  • Dyson DC34 handheld vacuum £89.

So far this week Tesco has sold almost a hundred items per minute on Tesco Direct. Toys have been the most popular category with one toy sold every two seconds.

Matt Davies, UK&ROI CEO of Tesco, said:  “We’re doing all we can to take the hard work out of Christmas and help our customers get everything they need in one place.

“We’re already offering customers market leading prices on the most loved toys this Christmas, and now we’re launching even more Black Friday deals.”

He adds: “Christmas is an extremely busy time for customers, but with more products now on sale for a longer period, we’re hoping to take the stress out of Christmas shopping for our customers.”

This year is Tesco’s biggest ever Black Friday event with the retailer offering 11 days of amazing deals with up to 50% off products. The event is running on the Tesco Direct website until Thursday 1st December and in-store from Friday 25th November until Thursday 1st December.

Notes to editors

  • Please see further press releases on Black Friday here and here
  • For more details on specific stores which are participating in the Black Friday event please visit the online store locator here http://www.tesco.com/store-locator/uk/
  • Tesco’s top 10 toys for Christmas.

For more information please contact the Tesco Press Office on 01707 918 701

Source: Tesco

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Macy’s announces Black Friday deals and a week of cyber specials

Macy’s announces Black Friday deals and a week of cyber specials
Macy’s announces Black Friday deals and a week of cyber specials

 

  • Find hundreds of Black Friday specials starting at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving evening and online all day at macys.com
  • Then, Cyber Week offers five days of savings to customers shopping macys.com beginning with a preview on Sunday, Nov. 27
  • Plus, for the first time, Macy’s customers who want a head start can shop select specials a week early at the Black Friday doorbusters preview sale starting Thursday, Nov. 17

NEW YORK, 2016-Nov-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Nov. 16, 2016), Macy’s announced its full list of Black Friday specials that will be available starting at 5 p.m. at most stores on Thanksgiving and online all day on macys.com. With big savings in apparel and accessories, fine jewelry, cosmetics, housewares, furniture, and more, there is something for everyone to get excited about this season. In addition, Macy’s is extending savings for Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping event of the year – beginning with a preview on Sunday, Nov. 27 through Thursday, Dec. 1, for a week of cyber specials.

“We know our customers enjoy getting a head start in finding the perfect gift and they consider Black Friday one of the most important shopping times of the year,” said Tim Baxter, Macy’s chief merchandising officer. “In addition to all the great Black Friday discounts in store and online, this year we’ll offer even more opportunities to save through Cyber Week – with five full days of online specials, so they will have the freedom to shop all week long at their leisure, scoring big on hundreds of deals.”

This year, for the first time ever, customers can also shop select Black Friday picks a week early at the Black Friday doorbusters preview sale beginning Thursday, Nov. 17 from 5 p.m. to close, through Saturday, Nov. 19, from store opening until 2 p.m., and all day on macys.com. Early birds looking for a jump start on incredible savings will find select sales previewed earlier than ever, including 50 percent off cold weather accessories, $15.99 Kids’ puffer coats, 60 percent off Charter Club Damask bedding, and $19.99 for select handbags.

Below is a sneak peek of Macy’s Black Friday doorbuster deals and top Cyber Week specials. While supplies last, Black Friday items are available from 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24 to 2 a.m. Friday, Nov. 25; Friday, Nov. 25 from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 26 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cyber Week specials begin Sunday, Nov. 27 at 8 p.m. and run through Thursday, Dec 1.

Click here for a complete list of Macy’s doorbuster specials.

Black Friday Doorbusters

  • 70 percent off Clearance Fine Jewelry
  • 70 percent off Memory Foam Pillows and Toppers
  • 60 percent off Girls’, Boys’ and Infant’s Outerwear and Accessories; Women’s Coats; and Men’s Outerwear (from Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, and more)
  • $39.99 Charter Club Cashmere
  • $30 Lancôme 3-pc. Mascara Set
  • $15 Macy’s Women’s 6-pc. Fragrance Sampler
  • $29.99 Handbags from I.N.C., Style & Co. and Nine West
  • $19.99 Ugly Christmas and Whimsy Sweaters
  • $19.99 Boots for Her from Style & Co. and American Rag
  • 50 percent off Impulse Contemporary Apparel, including Lucky Brand, Kensie, Bar III, RACHEL Rachel Roy, and more
  • 50 percent off Men’s American Rag Sweaters, Fleece and Pants
  • 40 percent off Select Women’s Shoes, including Madden Girl, Chinese Laundry and I.N.C.
  • $7.99 – Your Choice Select Kitchen Electrics after $12 mail-in rebate
  • $39.99 all 8-Piece Bed Ensembles

Cyber Week

  • 60 to 70 percent off Entire Stock of Comforters
  • $50 off Samsung Gear S3 and Gear S2 Smart Watches
  • 30 to 60 percent off Select Impulse Contemporary Sportswear, I.N.C. and more
  • 30 percent plus 15 percent off Blenders, Juicers and Food Processors
  • 65 percent off Kids’ Sleepwear
  • 60 percent off Men’s Dress Shirts and Ties from Club Room, Geoffrey Beene and Alfani
  • 50 percent off Fiesta Dinnerware, Table Linens, Flatware and Glassware
  • $9.99 Juniors’ Tees and Leggings
  • 65 percent off Kids’ Outerwear
  • $49.99 Charter Club Cashmere V-Necks, Crewnecks, Turtlenecks and Basic Ponchos

For more information on Macy’s Black Friday event and merchandise images, please visit http://pimsmultimedia.com/macys-holiday2016/black-friday.php.

Visit macys.com/stores for local information, as Black Friday hours may vary by store.

About Macy’s

Macy’s, the largest retail brand of Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M), delivers fashion and affordable luxury to customers at 734 locations in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam, as well as to customers in the U.S. and more than 100 international destinations through its leading online store at macys.com. Via its stores, e-commerce site, mobile and social platforms, Macy’s offers distinctive assortments including the most desired family of exclusive and fashion brands for him, her and home. Macy’s is known for such epic events as Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®, as well as spectacular fashion shows, culinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Macy’s flagship stores — including Herald Square in New York City, Union Square in San Francisco, State Street in Chicago, and Dadeland in Miami and South Coast Plaza in southern California — are known internationally and are leading destinations for visitors. Building on a more than 150-year tradition, and with the collective support of customers and employees, Macy’s helps strengthen communities by supporting local and national charities giving more than $69 million each year to help make a difference in the lives of our customers.

For Macy’s media materials, including images and contacts, please visit our online pressroom at macys.com/pressroom.

Macy’s Media Relations:

Holly Thomas
646-429-5250
holly.thomas@macys.com

Julie Strider Fukami
646-429-5213
julie.striderfukami@macys.com

Source: Macy’s

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Kmart unveils exciting Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday deals

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2016-Nov-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — The holidays only come once a year, so Kmart is making those gifts and experiences count. Today (Nov. 14, 2016), Kmart unveils some of its exciting Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday deals that will make Shop Your Way® members and shoppers want to start getting their elf on.

Whether you want to set the mood with a great deal on 1,000 thread count sheets, cozy up with BOGO apparel, whip up deliciousness with $4 Proctor Silex appliances or zoom in on holiday memories with a $39.99 Super X Drone with camera, shoppers can expect the retailer to be the one-stop shop for ridiculously awesome savings, joyful shopping experiences and spectacular ways to save.

HOTTEST ELFIN’ DEALS IN TOWN
Kmart is kicking off its elfin’ awesome holiday deals with exclusive doorbusters on Thanksgiving Dayand Black Friday, followed by a three-day sale beginning Black Friday through Sunday, Nov. 27**.  Shoppers can take advantage of numerous hot holiday deals without breaking the bank, including:

THANKSGIVING DAY DOORBUSTERS

  • Essential Home comforter set (any size); sale price $9.99, reg. price $49.99-$59.99
  • Fleece throws; sale price $1.99, reg. price $7.99
  • Juvenile plush pillows; sale price $8.99, reg. price $12.99
  • 1000 thread count sheet sets; sale price $19.99, reg. price $59.99
  • Slipper Booties; sale price $8, reg. price $16.99
  • BOGO $1 Family footwear; reg. price $7.99-69.99
  • BOGO Family apparel; reg. price $1.99-89.99
  • Barbie®; sale price $2.99, reg. price $6.99-$8.99
  • Non-brand board games; sale price $4.99, reg. price $10.99-$16.99

Offers valid from 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day until 5 p.m. (local time).

BLACK FRIDAY DOORBUSTERS

  • Virtual reality goggles; sale price $8, reg. price $12.99
  • Boxed costume jewelry; sale price $5, reg. price $9.99-$16.99
  • Attention Table Sweaters; sale price $10, reg. price $19.99
  • BOGO $1 Family Footwear; reg. price $7.99-69.99
  • 50% off Christmas lights, reg. price $2.99-$99.99
  • Character Bikes; sale price $19.99, reg. price $49.99
  • Select Proctor Silex appliances; sale price $4, reg. price $9.99

Offers valid from 7 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day until 2 p.m. (local time) on Black Friday.

BLACK FRIDAY THREE DAY SALE

  • Air Hogs Axis 200 Helicopter; sale price $9.99, reg. price $19.99
  • Super X Drone with camera; sale price $39.99, reg. price $79.99
  • Spiderman 20″ Action Figure; sale price $9.99; reg. price $24.99
  • Minecraft exclusive case; sale price $29.99; reg. price $39.99
  • BOGO $1 Family footwear; reg. price $7.99-69.99
  • BOGO Family apparel; reg. price $1.99-89.99

Offers valid from Black Friday until Sunday, Nov. 27.

SHOPPING MADE SUPER ELFIN’ EASY
Shoppers can still take advantage of No Money Down Layaway through Nov. 26. Plus, with a $50 or more purchase toward layaway, shoppers get an instant $10 discount*. To make it even easier, Kmart’s layaway can be done with the push of a button with ‘Layaway and Go™’ on the Kmart mobile app. For more information, please visit Kmart.com/Layaway.

Kmart also offers smarter, more flexible and dynamic ways to shop through seamless in-store and online shopping experiences such as Free Store Pickup (buy online, pickup for free In-Vehicle Pickup option); Pay-In-Store (reserve online, pay in store); Free Anyone, Anywhere (have a friend pickup purchases at any Kmart store); and Free Two-Day Shipping (Shop Your Way Max members get two-day free shipping on qualifying online orders).

ELFIN’ FUN FOR EVERYONE
Kmart is making the season sparkle for elves of all ages! With Kmart’s Fab 15 Toy List and 2016 Toy Book, kids can search for fun finds including exclusive toys, the hottest brands and licensed toys such as Star Wars, Barbie®, Fisher Price®, LEGO®, Hot Wheels®, NERF® and more. Member coupon deals are also included in the Kmart 2016 Toybook.

Don’t forget that our youngest shoppers (kids 12 and younger) also receive free goodies every Saturday as part of FREEBIE Saturdays throughout the holiday season.

In addition, Kmart stores will host visits with Santa from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. local time every Sunday leading up to Christmas. Santa visits begin Sunday, Nov. 27.

For more information, visit your local Kmart store, Kmart.com or use the Kmart Mobile App.

*Receive $10 off your layaway with a $50 or more down layaway commitment.
**Stores in some jurisdictions may have different hours of operation if required by local law. Select stores will also have reduced hours closing at midnight or 2 a.m.

About Kmart
Kmart is making shopping fun again. The retailer, a subsidiary of Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD), is bringing back the iconic Bluelight Specials, hosting Freebie Saturdays and in-store family events for its Shop Your Way members and customers. Kmart offers customers thrilling deals and amazing finds on quality products and exclusive brands including Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Route 66 and Smart Sense.

Media Contacts:

Hallie Herrmann
Zeno for Kmart
312-527-2SHC (2742)
Hallie.Herrmann@zenogroup.com

Tricia Perrotti
Kmart
551-226-0488
Tricia.Perrotti@searshc.com

SOURCE: Kmart

Meijer offers sneak peek at its upcoming, week-long Black Friday deals

Meijer offers sneak peek at its upcoming, week-long Black Friday deals
Meijer offers sneak peek at its upcoming, week-long Black Friday deals

 

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2016-Nov-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Meijer is giving customers a chance to get a head start on their Christmas shopping by offering a sneak peek at its upcoming, week-long Black Friday deals. Customers can start saving on this season’s hottest gifts beginning Nov. 20 – five days before Black Friday.

The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer will also offer special sales beginning Thanksgiving morning at 6 a.m. to accommodate customers shopping for last-minute items who may want to get a jump on their holiday shopping. These special deals continue through Nov. 26.

“Christmas shopping can be very stressful, which is why Meijer believes that customers shouldn’t have to work hard to find great deals,” said Peter Whitsett, executive vice president of merchandising and marketing. “This sneak peek gives our customers time to plan ahead and choose how early or late they want to shop for everyone on their list all week long.”

Examples of hot electronics and toys deals include:

Thanksgiving Day Deals

  • Save $200 on a Vizio 50” LED TV, Regularly $399.99
  • 50 percent off Beats Solo 2 Wired On-Ear Headphones
  • Save $50 on any Xbox One S Console or Console Bundle, and receive $50 off your next shopping trip at Meijer.
  • Save $50 on a PlayStation 4 Uncharted Bundle, and receive $25 off your next shopping trip at Meijer.
  • Save $50 on Huffy 20” Glitzy or Shockwave Bike
  • Save $20 on a Fitbit Charge Heart Rate + Fitness Wristband, and receive $25 off your next shopping trip at Meijer.

Black Friday Deals

  • Save $600 on Samsung 60” Smart 4K UHD TV
  • Save $200 on Parrot Bebop Drone
  • Save $100 on New Nintendo 3DS Super Mario White and Black Editions
  • Buy one, get one 50% off Shopkins Figures or Accessories
  • 50 percent off Disney Princess Shimmer Dolls
  • 50 percent off select Nerf Blasters

Special Black Saturday Deal for mPerks Customers

Meijer is introducing a special holiday shopping perk for its mPerks customers. Meijer customers using mPerks can save an additional 10 percent off on all general merchandise and apparel with mPerks digital coupons.  The Saturday ad preview can be seen here. Signing up for Meijer mPerks is easy and free at mperks.com or on the Meijer mobile app.

The ad previews can be seen here or via Facebook and Twitter. While customers can see the ads prior to distribution, the preview does not change the effective date of the advertised products.

About Meijer:

Meijer is a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer that operates 230 supercenters and grocery stores throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin. As the inventor of the “one-stop shopping” concept, Meijer store have evolved over the years to include expanded fresh produce and meat departments, as well as pharmacies, comprehensive apparel departments, garden centers and electronics offerings. For more information on Meijer, please visit www.meijer.com. Follow Meijer on Twitter @twitter.com/Meijer and @twitter.com/MeijerPR or become a fan at www.facebook.com/meijer

Contact:
Jennifer Rook
jennifer.rook@meijer.com
616-791-2794

Source: Meijer

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Best Buy unveils its Black Friday deals

Best Buy unveils its Black Friday deals
Best Buy unveils its Black Friday deals

 

Minneapolis, MN, 2016-Nov-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Best Buy’s Black Friday ad is available now to preview at BestBuy.com/BlackFriday, featuring doorbusters available starting Thanksgiving Day on BestBuy.com and when stores open at 5 p.m. local time that day.1  And for those looking to get an early start on shopping, some of these deals are available online and in stores starting today (November 10, 2016).

This Black Friday, Best Buy again offers great values on the brands and products customers want most. This season’s deals include special savings on a broad selection of electronics and appliances, with offers such as:

  • Toshiba 49-inch 4K Ultra HD TV: $199.99 (Save $250)
  • MacBook Air 13-inch: Save $200
  • Bose® SoundSport® In-Ear Headphones: $39.99 (Save $60)
  • Powerbeats2Wireless Headphones: $89.99 (Save $110)
  • PlayStation 4 Uncharted Bundle: $249 (Save $50) plus two free games
  • Samsung 55-inch LED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV: $479.99 (Save $320)
  • Select Blu-rays are $7.99 and 4K UHD movies as low as $17.99
  • Video games for $29.99 (Save $30)
  • Fitbit Charge 2: $129.95 (Save $20)
  • DJI Phantom 3 Standard Drone: $399.99 (Save $100)
  • Samsung 4K UHD Blu-ray Player: $199.99 (Save $200) and get a free $10 Best Buy Gift Card
  • Homido V2 Virtual Reality Headset: $49.99 (Save $30)
  • mophie juice pack pro: $9.99 (Save $50)
  • Ring Smart HD Video Doorbell: $124.99 (Save $75)
  • Arlo Wire-Free HD Security 4-camera kit: $349.99 (Save $150)
  • Canon EOS Rebel T6 2 Lens Kit DSLR camera: $449.99 (Save $250)
  • GoPro HERO5 Black: $399.99 with a $35 Best Buy Gift Card and 64GB memory card
  • KitchenAid Professional 5 Plus Series Stand Mixer: $199.99 (Save $300)
  • Dyson V6 Animal Cord-Free Stick Vacuum: $299.99 (Save $200)
  • Microsoft Surface Pro 4 M3 with Type Cover: $599.99 (Save $400)
  • 9.7-inch iPad Pro: Save $125
  • Free $250 Best Buy Gift Card plus a free Samsung Gear VR with installment billing on the Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge
  • Dell 15.6” touch screen laptop with Intel Core i5 Processor: $349.99 (Save $150)

Doors Open at 5 p.m. for Doorbuster Deals Thanksgiving Day

Nearly 1,000 Best Buy stores in 47 states will open once again at 5 p.m. local time on Thanksgiving, Nov. 24, offering shoppers the chance to take advantage of thousands of Black Friday and doorbuster deals. Nearly all stores will remain open until 1 a.m. local time on Friday, Nov. 25, and re-open at 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. local time.

Best Buy Black Friday Weekend Store Hours2 (local time)

  • Thanksgiving evening, Nov. 24: 5 p.m. – 1 a.m.
  • Black Friday, Nov. 25: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov 26: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Sunday, Nov. 27: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Online Doorbusters and Free Shipping on BestBuy.com

For customers who prefer to shop from home on Black Friday weekend, BestBuy.com will continue to offer great deals. Online doorbusters and almost every item in the Black Friday ad will be available for sale on BestBuy.com throughout Thanksgiving Day, with additional deals available all weekend long. This year, online shoppers can take advantage of free shipping throughout the holiday season with no minimum order required and convenient in-store pickup options.

1. All product offers are available while supplies last. For complete details, visit BestBuy.com/BlackFriday. Customers can check their local store listings on BestBuy.com for store opening hours.

2. Because of laws in Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, stores in those states will not open until Black Friday. The five Best Buy stores in Maine will open at 12:01 a.m. on Nov. 25, and 24 stores in Massachusetts and the Rhode Island store will open at 1 a.m. on Nov. 25. Three Best Buy stores in Puerto Rico also will open at 12:01 a.m. on Nov. 25. A small number of additional locations across the country may have varied hours because of county or municipal laws. Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores located in shopping malls might have their hours adjusted based on the operating hours of the mall. Best Buy Mobile stores not located in malls will open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Best Buy will use a ticketing process for doorbusters to help ensure the safety of both Best Buy customers and employees. For more information, visit BestBuy.com/BlackFriday.

Source: Best Buy

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Target announces its Black Friday deals; brings back its “10 Days of Deals” promotion

Select offers available now, with deep savings throughout November

MINNEAPOLIS, 2016-Nov-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today ( announced its Black Friday deals and a variety of easy, compelling opportunities for guests to save throughout the month. In addition to offering Target’s lowest prices ever on some of the hottest gifts and must-have products during Black Friday weekend, the retailer is bringing back its popular “10 Days of Deals” promotion, featuring deep daily discounts on specific merchandise categories, including Electronics, Toys, Beauty and more. For guests who want to get a jump start on their holiday shopping, starting today through Thursday, Nov. 10, Target’s “Black Friday Early Access Sale” allows guests to shop a selection of Black Friday deals on Target.com and, new this year, in all stores via Cartwheel.

“We know that millions of our guests look forward to spending their Black Friday with us each year,” said Janna Potts, executive vice president and chief stores officer, Target. “Our teams are energized and ready to go. We can’t wait to join the excitement of what has become a favorite holiday tradition for many of our guests when we open our doors to greet them at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving.”

“During the holidays, our guests are looking for the best deal. They also want incredible products and a great experience. Target is prepared to deliver all that and more through compelling savings across our broad assortment,” said Mark Tritton, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, Target. “No matter when or how they choose to shop, Target is making it easier than ever for our guests to save time and money, from incredible doorbusters on Black Friday to the return of our 10 Days of Deals.”

Black Friday Early Access Sale, Nov. 9-10

For guests eager to get a start on Black Friday savings, Target is offering a selection of deals, today and tomorrow only, on Target.com and, new this year, in all Target stores via Cartwheel. The following deals, and more, are available now through Thursday, Nov. 10:

  • 25 percent off all Apple TV models
  • Beats Solo 2 Wireless Headphones, $119.99 (Reg. $299.99)
  • Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 Xbox Video Games, $35 (Reg. $59.99)
  • Polaroid 10.1″ 8GB Android Tablet with Bluetooth Keyboard, $59.99 (Reg. $99.99)
  • 30 percent off all shoes for the family
  • 40 percent off Fieldcrest bedding and all Fieldcrest bath towels
  • Discounts on toys, including select LEGO and Fisher-Price items
  • Jetson V6 Hoverboard with Bluetooth Speakers, $284.99 (Reg. $399.99)

10 Days of Deals, Nov. 19-28

Following last year’s wildly successful debut, Target is bringing back its “10 Days of Deals” promotion. Guests will be excited to receive significant daily discounts on some of Target’s most popular product categories starting Saturday, Nov. 19, through Monday, Nov. 28. In addition to guest-favorite offers from last year, the retailer will introduce a number of new deals to help guests save big on their holiday purchases. More information on the specific deals included in the “10 Days of Deals” promotion will be shared at a later date.

Black Friday Presale and Doorbusters, Nov. 23-24

Again this year, Target will offer the “Black Friday Presale,” giving guests a chance to shop select Black Friday deals early at Target.com and at all stores via Cartwheel on Wednesday, Nov. 23.

Beginning early Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, Nov. 24, guests can shop all of Target’s Black Friday deals at Target.com with free shipping or when stores open at 6 p.m.

Guests will find Target’s lowest prices ever on select items, including Powerbeats 2 Wireless Earphones, Fitbit Charge HR, HP 15.6” Laptop and more. Additional Black Friday deals include:

  • 50″ Hisense 4K UHD TV, $249.99, special purchase
  • Apple Watch Series 1, starting at $198 (Reg. starting at $269.99)
  • Powerbeats 2 Wireless Earphones, $89.99 (Reg. $199.99)
  • Save $50 and get a free $40 Target Gift Card with purchase of any Xbox One S Console 500GB Battlefield 1 or Minecraft Bundle, $249.99 (Reg. $299.99)
  • Fitbit Charge HR, $89.95 (Reg. $129.95)
  • Free $250 Target GiftCard with purchase of iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPad Air 2, starting at $274 (Reg. starting at $399.99)
  • 50 percent off select video games, $29.99 (Reg. $59.99)
  • Free $60 Target GiftCard with purchase of a GoPro HERO5 Black, $399.99
  • Hoover Quest 700 Robotic Vacuum, $199.99 (Reg. $349.99)
  • Dyson V6 Animal Cordless Stick Vacuum, $299.99 (Reg. $499.99)
  • Anova Sous Vide Bluetooth Precision Cooker, $99 (Reg. $149)
  • 50 percent off select kitchen appliances
  • Motorola Digital Video Baby Monitor, $129.99 (Reg. $259.99)
  • 50 percent off life-size 48″ Big Figs, including Star Wars and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, $49.99 (Reg. $99.99)
  • Buy one, get one 50 percent off select toys, including Star Wars, Marvel, Disney and more
  • 30 percent off all apparel, accessories and shoes for the family

Additionally, just in time to wrap up their purchases and decorate for the season, Target will offer guests a one-day only savings on Saturday, Nov. 26, of $50 off every $100 purchase on trees, lights, ornaments, gift wrap and more.

Free Shipping and REDcard Savings

As previously announced, Target is extending free shipping by a full week this holiday season, waiving the fee for all orders from Oct. 25 through Jan. 1, 2017. Guests who shop with a Target REDcard also receive 5 percent savings on nearly all items, adding to the significant discounts Target is offering this season.

Extended Holiday Hours

Target stores will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving for one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Stores will remain open until 10 p.m., 11 p.m. or midnight on Friday, Nov. 25. Throughout the season, the retailer once again will offer extended store hours to meet guests’ shopping needs:

  • Nov. 24: 6 p.m. to Friday, Nov. 25: 10 p.m., 11 p.m. or midnight
  • Nov. 27-Dec. 16: Extended holiday hours go into effect. Hours vary by store, check Target.com for specific store hours
  • Dec. 17-23: All stores open at 7 a.m. to midnight
  • Dec. 24: All stores open at 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. or 11 p.m.
  • Dec. 25: Closed
  • Dec. 26: All stores open at 7 a.m. and close 10 p.m., 11 p.m. or midnight

Target works closely with its team members to understand scheduling preferences for the holidays and compensates all hourly team members who work on a national holiday, including Thanksgiving, with pay equal to time-and-a-half their hourly rate. Also, all hourly team members who work certain shifts on Thanksgiving and Black Friday will receive additional compensation on top of premium holiday pay.

About Target
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,802 stores and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit to communities, which today equals more than $4 million a week. For more information, visit Target.com/Pressroom. For a behind-the-scenes look at Target, visit Target.com/abullseyeview or follow @TargetNews on Twitter.

Media Contact:

Joshua Thomas
Communications
(612) 761-6795

Target Media Hotline:
(612) 696-3400

Source: Target Corporation

Staples unveils its Black Friday deals with its Staples mobile app starting November 6

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., 2016-Nov-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) gives customers an exclusive sneak peek of the Black Friday deals with its Staples mobile app starting November 6. Customers who download the Staples mobile app (http://lksn.se/splsapp) will be the first to see the latest deals throughout the season.

Staples Black Friday deals will be available on Staples.com starting Thanksgiving Day, allowing customers to shop conveniently from home, and even buy online and pick up in stores anytime on Friday.

A few of Staples’ Black Friday deals include the following, while supplies last:

  • HP Laptop with Intel Core i5 Processor, $389.99 (save $250)
  • Cannon Pixma MG3620, $29.99 (save $50)
  • Exclusive LA-Z-BOY Bradley Chair, $179.99 (save$120)
  • 10% off Zoop drones, starting at $26.99
  • 40% off custom holiday cards in stores or at design.staples.com
  • Free exclusive tech coupon book with more than $700 in savings on tech accessories and services – in stores only

Staples complete Black Friday ad (www.staples.com/blackfridayad) will be live on Staples.com two weeks prior to Black Friday. On Black Friday, the deals in stores will begin at 6 a.m. in the majority of locations and where states allow. Visit Staples.com for local store listings and hours.

“Whether our customers want to shop in stores, via our mobile app, on Staples.com or any combination, we’re offering more ways to save throughout the season beginning the week of Black Friday,” said Peter Scala, executive vice president, chief merchant, Staples. “Staples offers exclusive products, the latest technology, personalized holiday cards and invitations through Print & Marketing Services, and a large assortment of gifts for friends, family and colleagues.”

Throughout the holiday season, Staples makes it easy to save time and money with:

  • Shipping Services 7 Days a Week – Drop off packages and process orders every day with UPS services in all Staples stores. Receive 10% off shipping through Dec.24;
  • Buy Online and Pick Up In Store for many same day product options;
  • Staples Print & Marketing Services offer personalized and custom products for small businesses and consumers, many with same day options;
  • Staples Mobile App is fast and convenient with the Weekly Ad page to showcase the best in-store deals and ability to view deals by category;
  • Free shipping for Staples Rewards members on orders $14.99 or more from Staples.com plus up to 5 percent back in Staples Rewards on everything including technology.

About Staples:
Staples retail stores and Staples.com help small business customers make more happen by providing a broad assortment of products, expanded business services and easy ways to shop, all backed with a lowest price guarantee. Staples offers businesses the convenience to shop and buy how and when they want – in store, online, via mobile or though social apps. Staples.com customers can either buy online and pick-up in store or ship for free from Staples.com with Staples Rewards minimum purchase. Expanded services also make it easy for businesses to succeed with in-store Business Centers featuring shipping services and products, copying, scanning, faxing and computer work stations, Tech Services, full-service Print & Marketing Services, Staples Merchant Services, small business lending and credit services.

Staples Business Advantage, the business-to-business division of Staples, Inc., helps mid-market, commercial and enterprise-sized customers make more happen by offering a curated assortment of products and services combined with deep expertise, best-in-class customer service, competitive pricing and state-of-the-art ecommerce site. Staples Business Advantage is the one-source solution for all things businesses need to succeed, including office supplies, facilities cleaning and maintenance, breakroom snacks and beverages, technology, furniture, interior design and Print & Marketing Services. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples, Inc. operates throughout North and South America,Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. More information about Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.

Contact:
Kaitlyn Reardon
508-253-1050
Kaitlyn.Reardon@Staples.com

Carrie McElwee
508-253-1405
Carrie.McElwee@Staples.com

Source: Staples

Homebase unveils 4 day Black Friday deals (Friday 27 – Monday 30 November)

Milton Keynes, UK, 2015-11-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Homebase has some amazing deals this Black Friday across a wide range of home and garden products.

All deals will be available in store and online at homebase.co.uk until Monday 30 November, while stocks last.

4 day deals (Friday 27 – Monday 30 November)

  • 25% off all Christmas decorations
  • 25% off all poinsettias and Christmas house plants
  • 25% off all real Christmas trees
  • 25% off Christmas tree stands
  • 25% off all furniture (excluding Habitat and garden furniture)
  • 25% off all lighting (excluding Habitat)
  • 25% off all Silent Night beds, duvets, pillows, mattresses and protectors

ENDS

 

Notes to Editors:
For more information, please contact the Homebase Press Office on 0845 120 4365 or email: media.relations@homebase.co.uk

About Homebase
Homebase is a leading home enhancement retailer with around 58 million transactions a year, selling around 38,000 products for the home and garden. It has 271 large, out-of-town stores throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland and a growing internet offering at www.homebase.co.uk. In the financial year to February 2015, Homebase sales were £1.5 billion and it employed some 17,000 people across the business.

Homebase is part of Home Retail Group, the UK’s leading home and general merchandise retailer.

SOURCE: Home Retail Group

Amazon.com anounced the launch of the Black Friday Deals store and Electronics Holiday Gift Guide

  • New this year, Prime members receive early access to more than 30,000 Lightning Deals
  • With over 600 top electronics and a Gift Finder tool, the Electronics Holiday Gift Guide takes the guesswork out of gifting

SEATTLE, 2015-11-6 — /EPR Retail News/ — (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Amazon.com today officially kicked off the countdown to Black Friday with the launch of the Black Friday Deals store and Electronics Holiday Gift Guide. This year, Prime members can access more than 30,000 Lightning Deals 30 minutes early and all customers will find tens of thousands of deals on more of the items they want. In addition, the curated Electronics Holiday Gift Guide and Gift Finder tool take the guesswork out of shopping and make it easy to discover all of the right gifts.

“Shoppers come to Amazon to discover the best deals on the best gifts and this year, we’re pulling out all of the stops,” said Steve Shure, Vice President, Amazon Consumer Marketing. “We’re giving Prime members early access to more than 30,000 Lightning Deals and for all customers, tens of thousands of great deals in the Black Friday Deals store. With incredible deals, fast delivery options, curated lists like our Electronics Holiday Gift Guide, gift recommendations, customer reviews and more, we’re making it easier than ever for customers to save time and money on their holiday shopping.”

Black Friday Deals: The Black Friday Deals store is the leading deals destination for customers this holiday season with tens of thousands of deals on top items including electronics, toys, clothing, jewelry, kitchen, and more, now through December 22. Prime members will get the first crack at more than 30,000 deals through Prime Early Access and all customers can find great deals throughout the season at www.amazon.com/blackfriday, including:

  • 30% off Sony XBR55X900C 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD TV with a Blu-ray Player
  • $170 off the Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens
  • 47% off Jaybird X Sport Bluetooth Headphones
  • Optoma HD37 Full 3D 1080p 2600 Lumens DLP Home Cinema Projector for less than $800
  • 40% off select Frye shoes, handbags, accessories and luggage/travel for men and women
  • 40% off select toys from top construction brands including K’NEX, Tegu, and Magformer
  • Up to 50% off select Home Automation products
  • 20% or more off select Wilton and Pyrex bakeware products
  • Deals from top Kitchen brands including Rubbermaid, KitchenAid, Paderno, and Instant Pot
  • $10 off select $50 Black & Decker product purchases
  • Up to 50% off hundreds of PetSafe items

Electronics Holiday Gift Guide: With more than 600 of this year’s hottest items, organized by category and gift recipient, the Electronics Holiday Gift Guide and Gift Finder tool help customers discover the right gift for everyone on their list – from the Photographer who wants the latest gear from GoPro and Canon, to the Gadget Guru who is eyeing the latest innovations from the Amazon Launchpad program like the Electric Objects Digital Art Display and Bluesmart Smart Carry-On Luggage. Customers can explore exciting new features like never-before-seen 3D imagery of hot gifts, editor’s picks, exclusive product reviews, unboxing videos, and gift recommendations, with new content uploaded regularly from trusted sources including Gawker, Tom’s Guide, and The Wirecutter.

Tech Gifts and Shopping Trends to Watch

  • High-Tech, Low Budget: Tech gear is always at the top of shopping lists during the holidays, and now customers can find tech gifts to give and receive without paying a premium. The Electronics Holiday Gift Guide features affordable gifts including the all-new Fire tablet – the #1 best-selling product on Amazon.com since launch – portable speakers from JAM, and headphones from Panasonicand Audio-Technica, all under $100!
  • Wanted Wearables and the Smart Home: Wearables and Home Automation items are wished-for year-round and customers will find the latest gear to make home life more efficient with products like the Belkin WeMo Netcam, Crock-Pot Smart Wi-Fi-Enabled Slow Cooker, and iRobot Roomba Vacuum. Customers will also find stylish wearables in new and exclusive colors from Jawbone, Fitbit, and Garmin to track fitness and monitor health.
  • Shop via Voice: More and more, devices are making our lives hands-free. Now, creating a holiday shopping list with Amazon Echo and Alexa is as easy as asking, and placing an order using voice control with the Amazon app on your mobile device is as simple as saying the word. This year, customers can shop in more ways without leaving their home or even touching a keyboard.

Customers will find even more fast delivery options with Amazon Prime, making last-minute shopping a thing of the past. A growing list of Prime services is making it easy for customers to shop and save this holiday season including unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on more than 20 million items, unlimited Free Same-Day Delivery on more than a million items in 16 metro areas, and early access to Lightning Deals all year long. In addition, Prime members in 20 metro areas receive one and two hour delivery on tens of thousands of everyday essentials with the dedicated Prime Now mobile app.

About Amazon
Amazon.com opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995. The company is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon. For more information, visit www.amazon.com/about.

Source: Amazon.com, Inc.

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