Meijer unveils its Top Toys of the season

Meijer unveils its Top Toys of the season

 

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2017-Nov-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Meijer is kicking off the holidays with its Top Toys of the season, continuing the retailer’s tradition of being a destination for families.

The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer’s picks represent the hottest national brands like Nerf, Hot Wheels and Nintendo, and trends, including interactive and group play, said Jamie Akemann, Group Vice President of Hardlines.

“We know our customers appreciate an early glimpse into the hottest toys and electronics on Meijer shelves this season,” Akemann said. “We believe our assortment of national brands will not only help capture the imaginations of children across the Midwest, but also continue to make Meijer a toy destination.”

Top Toys and Electronics include:

  • L.O.L. Surprise Tots Dolls Series 2 include seven layers of surprise; cost is $9.99
  • Pie Face Sky High stands 3 feet tall, emulating a carnival strength test game; cost is $24.99
  • Hatchimals Surprise offers twins; cost is $69.99
  • Tickle Me Elmo is redesigned for this generation; cost is $29.99
  • FurReal Roarin’ Tyler responds with more than 100 sound and motion combinations; cost is $129.99
  • Easy Braids braids your hair for you to create a three-strand braid; cost is $24.99
  • Paw Patrol Sea Patroller transforms from a ship to land vehicle; cost is $59.99
  • Swing and Sling Spidey is an interactive plush that swings, hangs and tumbles; cost is $39.99
  • Recoil is a GPS-based, Wi-Fi-enabled outdoor battlefield for up to 16 players; cost is $129.99
  • Nerf Nemesis has 100 rounds of Nerf balls; cost is $99.99
  • Hot Wheels Roto Revolution is a motorized loop that rotates Hot Wheels cars; cost is $44.99
  • Nintendo Switch is a gaming system designed to transform from a home console to a portable system; cost is $299.99
  • Super Nintendo Classic Edition is fully loaded with 20 classic games and one never-before-released game; cost is $79.99. Note: The retailer expects to receive another shipment this holiday season after selling out earlier this fall.

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: 
Christina Fecher
616-735-7968
christina.fecher@meijer.com

Source: Meijer

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Meijer releases its Toys and Electronics Gift Guide that features the hottest gifts of the season

Guide features 24 print and digital coupons through retailer’s mPerks program

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2014-11-5— /EPR Retail News/ — Meijer is jumping into the 2014 holiday season with the release of its Toys and Electronics Gift Guide that features the hottest gifts of the season, continuing its tradition of being a holiday destination.

The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer distributed the 24-page guide to its 213 stores across the Midwest on Nov. 2 to help customers generate holiday wish lists early in the season, said Jamie Akemann, vice president of hardlines.

“We know our customers appreciate getting an early glimpse into the hottest toys and electronics on Meijer shelves this season,” Akemann said. “We’re happy to deliver a robust book that they can hand their children to circle wish list items until their hearts are content. Our ultimate goal this holiday season is to help our customers enjoy the tradition of gift giving while saving money.”

The Meijer Toys and Electronics Gift Guide is back by popular demand, and features the hottest brands like Fisher-Price, and trends, including interactive items and those with an education focus. The robust guide also includes 24 print coupons, which can also be clipped digitally through the retailer’s mPerks program. The coupons are valid through Nov. 15 at any Meijer store in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Kentucky.

Toy deals include:

  • Fisher-Price Little People City Skyway is $5 off with coupon
  • Disney Frozen Castle is $25 off with coupon
  • Monster High Catacomb is $25 off with coupon
  • Zoomer Dino Remote Control Dinosaur Top is $10 off with coupon

Electronics deals include:

  • Beats Solo 2 Headphones are 20 percent off with coupon
  • Xbox One Console is $50 off instantly
  • Skylanders Trap Team 3DS Starter Kit is $10 off with coupon
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8GB is $20 off instantly

The Meijer Toys and Electronics Gift Guide is also available online in the Meijer weekly ads.

About Meijer
Meijer is a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer that operates 213 supercenters and grocery stores throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky. 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: Christina Fecher, 616-735-7968, christina.fecher@meijer.com

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