Rite Aid shelves stocked with Easter and spring essentials

Camp Hill, Pa., 2017-Apr-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — With 4,600 stores chainwide, Rite Aid is ready to help Easter Bunnies deliver an eggstra-special holiday this season. From Easter baskets, to candy, plush and floral décor, shelves are stocked with Easter and spring essentials customers are looking for to spring forward.

Rite Aid offers a wide variety of items customers are looking for to assemble the perfect Easter basket this year including:
• Basket: From woven to plush bunnies, chicks and butterflies, bright and pastel colored baskets are available in a variety of shapes and s. Rite Aid also offers licensed plastic buckets with favorites such as Star Wars, Despicable Me and Paw Patrol. New this year, an expanded selection of filler grass offered in eight bright colors, in addition to the classic tinsel and paper pastels.
• Candy: Shelves are stocked with a wide selection of decadent chocolate bunnies from Russell Stover, Dove, Whitman and even the Lindt gold bunny. Customers will also find an assortment of classic Easter candy including pastel robin eggs, Cadbury Eggs and rainbow jelly beans from brands such as Jelly Belly, Jolly Rancher, Starburst and back by popular demand, Brach’s Classic Jelly Beans.
• Plush and Toys: A basket is not complete without a cuddly plush for your special “somebunny.” Rite Aid carries a variety of festive bunnies, chicks, ducks, TY Beanie Boos and Webkinz. Basket stuffers such as bubbles and windup toys are also available to top off the basket.
• Additional Easter Essentials: Fillable eggs for the Easter egg hunt in a variety of s and colors such as golden and multi-color. Create egg-citing marble, metallic or glitter eggs with dye kits from PAAS and Dudley. Also available, no spill egg dying cups.

Spring Has Sprung
Rite Aid shelves are blooming with spring-inspired merchandise perfect for those preparing for warm, sunny days. Choose from a selection of floral wreathes, artificial flower arrangements and household décor. For the outdoors, customers will find hand painted planters from small, medium to large, and wind chimes featuring traditional and whimsical designs. To tend to the garden, Rite Aid carries an assortment of hoses, nozzles, rakes, shovels and gloves. And for the garden’s finishing touches, stepping-stones and magical figures such as gnomes and fairies are also available.

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) is one of the nation’s leading drugstore chains with nearly 4,600 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia and fiscal 2016 annual revenues of $30.7 billion. Information about Rite Aid, including corporate background and press releases, is available through the company’s website at www.riteaid.com.

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Kristin Kellum
717-975-571

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Rite Aid Offers Customers Wide Variety of Easter and Spring Essentials

Camp Hill, Pa., 2016-Mar-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rite Aid is making customers hoppy this season with its great deals and variety of Easter and spring essentials. Whether shopping for “somebunny” special or readying for spring, Rite Aid is prepared to offer customers a one-stop-shopping experience.

Assemble Your Easter Basket
Rite Aid’s shelves are stocked with an assortment of Easter basket essentials, including baskets in a variety of s and materials, such as woven and plush, and filler grass in tinsel and paper to match the colors of the season. For those looking for last minute gifts, pre-made Easter baskets with candy and plush are also available in character favorites such as Frozen, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Disney Princesses.

Fill the basket with loveable springtime plush such as ducks, bunnies and popular TY Beanie Boos. Don’t forget the Easter Sweets including a great selection of chocolate bunnies from Russell Stover, Dove or Whitman. Rite Aid also has a wide variety of rainbow jelly beans from brands such as Starburst, Jolly Rancher, Lifesavers, Jelly Belly and Sunrise. Or stick with the classics, pastel robin eggs, brightly colored marshmallow PEEPS and classic Cadbury Eggs.

Eggs for Everyone
Easter morning would not be complete without dyeing eggs and a competitive Easter egg hunt. Rite Aid has just what customers need with its wide variety of multi-color fillable or prefilled plastic eggs. Using an egg dye kit from PAAS, surprise the Easter Bunny with perfectly dyed bright colored, metallic, glittered or marble eggs.

Spring Ahead
It’s time to start decorating for spring and Rite Aid carries a wide assortment of décor perfect for the season. To tend the garden, Rite Aid has a wide selection of hoses, rakes, shovels, gloves, water wands and nozzles in bright and whimsical colors. For outdoor décor, customers will find novelty bird houses available in car, airplane, motorcycle and boat designs and assorted garden figures including gnomes and frogs, as well as painted glass bird baths and feeders. Welcome spring into the home with decorations including floral wreaths, artificial flower pot arrangements and window décor.

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) is one of the nation’s leading drugstore chains with nearly 4,600 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia and fiscal 2015 annual revenues of $26.5 billion. Information about Rite Aid, including corporate background and press releases, is available through the company’s website at www.riteaid.com.

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Media: Kristin Kellum 717-975-5713