Kmart offers the perfect assortment of holiday gift ideas for last-minute shoppers

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2016-Dec-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Attention Kmart (last-minute) Shoppers, the holidays are right around the corner, but there is still time to find the most ridiculously awesome gifts for everyone on your list. Kmart, the retailer with fabulous finds and savings, makes shopping for gifts easy and fun. Kmart has curated the perfect assortment of gift ideas – whether you need a present for the sports fan, foodie or trendsetter, Kmart has the right gift to make everyone go elfin’ wild. Gifts for Family Fun*

  • $2.99 Cannon fleece throw, reg. $7.99
  • $7.99 board games, reg. $10.99-11.99
  • BOGO 50% off team sports apparel and merchandise, reg. $2.99-109.99
  • 50% off 27″ Billiards or air hockey tabletop games, reg. $39.99

Gifts for Marvelous Mom*

  • BOGO for $1 women’s and kids’ fashion boots, reg. $14.99-69.99
  • Up to 75% off all fashion diamond jewelry, reg. $79.99-5,999.99
  • $19.99 Jaclyn Smith, Attention and Surface watches and watch gift sets, reg. $29.99-34.99
  • $99.99 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0″ 8GB w/ Android 5.1 Lollipop – Black, reg. $149.99

Gifts for Dear Dad*

  • Men’s denim starting at $10.98, reg. $10.98-27.99
  • $9.99 assorted great gifts for him: X-Men Right Guard shower and style, Dial for Men tool kit, Star Wars Gillette shave holiday sets or assorted Axe gift sets
  • $99.99 Mongoose 26″ Spectra bike, reg. $149.99
  • $17.49 pebblebee Honey Key and Phone Finder, reg. $24.99

Gifts for Playful Kids*

  • $19.99 Crayola 105-pc. blocks in giant crayon, reg. $29.99
  • $34.99 Fisher-Price Little People Sit ‘n Stand skyway, reg. $44.99
  • $69.99 Disney 16″ Princess, Frozen or Spider-Man bike, reg. $89.99
  • Everyday low price on Secret Life of Pets – DVD: $17.99& Blu-ray™: $19.99

Gifts for Foodie Friends*

  • $9.99 Crock-Pot 3 qt. slow cooker, reg. $15.99
  • $19.99 Farberware open stock cookware, reg. $24.99-29.99
  • $49.99 Oster .7-cu. Ft. microwave, reg. $74.99

Gifts for the Happy Home*

  • $49.99 Dirt Devil Upright Vacuum, reg. $59.99
  • $69.99 Kenmore Stick Vacuum, reg. $99.99
  • $79.99 Kenmore Canister Vacuum, reg. $99.99
  • $94.99 Hoover Upright Vacuum, reg. $129.99

SPARKLE WITH A LUXURIOUS BEAUTY ESCAPE
A perfect gift for a gal pal, wife, family member or even yourself, the Kmart Exclusive be bath escapes Holiday Beauty Bag*** is only $10.00 with a qualifying in-store or online purchase of $40.00 or more. The ‘Never Lose Your Sparkle’ tote – a $40.00 value – is packed with amazing bath products, including body lotion, bubble babble, shimmer mist, sponge, and even a rubber duck. All products are in Kmart’s exclusive ‘Sparkling Peppermint Kiss’ scent to get you or a loved one primped or pampered for the holidays!

GIVE THANKS WHILE YOU SHOP THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
You may have someone left on your list because you may not know the perfect gift to get them. Transform your holiday gift giving this year and give something that means something. Join Kmart and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in helping kids fight cancer this holiday season. Shop Kmart’s exclusive holiday products like The Giving Hat™, a Glow Green for St. Jude bulb, 2016 Holiday Bear Ornaments or St. Jude Bear Necklace and Earrings. $1 from each sale is donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.**

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE ELFIN’ AWESOME FEATURES FROM KMART

  • We say YES to Everyone! YES to Everyone Layaway is a service available to anyone no matter their credit status. Any dollar amount can be used to start a layaway. Leasing is available to persons at least 18 years of age, a verified monthly income, and with an eligible item costing $69 or more. Lease payments are based off monthly income. For more information, visit Kmart.com/leasing.
  • Free Store Pickup: This holiday season, Kmart is offering free store pickup on qualifying products when you shop Kmart.com. Shoppers can purchase online and pickup gifts in-store on Dec. 24, just in time Christmas.
  • Extended Store Hours: Kmart will have extended store hours at all stores through Dec. 23. Stores will be open from 6 a.m. to midnight. On Dec. 24, Kmart stores will be open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Select stores will also remain open until 2 a.m. on Dec. 23 and 24, giving last-minute shoppers extra time to hunt for the perfect gift!

Kmart and Kmart.com are the go-to destinations for last-minute shopping where members can count on a budget-friendly and convenient experience. For more information, visit your local Kmart store, Kmart.com or use the Kmart Mobile App.

*Offer valid through December 24, 2016.

**Through December 31, 2016, Kmart is donating $1.00 from the in­ store or online purchase of each qualifying hat to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, with a minimum donation of $50,000.

***Offer valid thru December 24, 2016 while supplies last. No rain checks. Exclusions apply. See website for details.

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

Banana Republic to give additional perks for last-minute shoppers during its The Procrastinators Event on December 17 – 22

The Procrastinators Event offers shoppers free taxi rides, free shipping, extra helping hands, same-day delivery and more

San Francisco, 2014-12-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Just in time for the final holiday shopping rush, Banana Republic is announcing The Procrastinators Event for those who’ve been putting off their holiday shopping until now. From December 17 – 22, the brand will be offering additional perks to those who might need a little extra help getting everything done in time.

“Everyone is busy during the holidays, so we’re here to help treat our customers to perks that make their shopping experience a pleasure,” said Chris Nicklo, VP of Marketing at Banana Republic. “Everyone deserves a hand during the holidays and we know what it’s like to shop down to the wire for the loved ones on our list.”

The Procrastinators Event unites TaskRabbit, Curb, Deliv and SHYP to provide Banana Republic customers with this holiday season’s most innovative and generous suite of helpful services, including:

  • Extra Help: Customers who shop at all U.S. stores will receive a $30 credit fromTASKRABBIT to help with any last-minute to-dos – holiday party cleaning help, peppermint hot chocolate runs, hanging Christmas tree lights, picking up your office’s Secret Santa gift, etc.*
  • Free Rides: Shoppers can avoid congested parking lots and lugging shopping bags on public transportation by catching a free ride (up to $20) with CURB to or from Banana Republic stores across the U.S.**
  • Free Same-Day Delivery: Customers who shop on bananarepublic.com and reserve their must-have items through Reserve In Store will receive an email from which they can choose to have those items shipped that same day for free throughDELIV.  This service is available in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Chicago, New Jersey, Washington D.C., Houston and Seattle.
  • Free Shipping and Gift Wrap: Shoppers in San Francisco, New York and Miami will be given a $25 credit at the register that can be used to ship their gifts through SHYP. Customers who visit the Banana Republic Grant Ave store in San Francisco, Soho store in New York and Aventura Mall in Miami, can immediately hand over their gifts to Shyp ambassadors to be gift wrapped with Brit+Co designed wrapping paper and shipped off to loved ones anywhere in the world.***

For more information about The Procrastinators Event, visit www.bananarepublic.com/lastminute

About Banana Republic
Banana Republic is a global apparel and accessories brand focused on delivering modern American style. Dedicated to helping customers achieve their best in life’s moments big and small, both personally and professionally, Banana Republic offers covetable clothing, handbags, jewelry, eyewear and fragrance at accessible prices. Founded in San Francisco, Banana Republic is located in over 700 company-operated and franchise retail locations worldwide.

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