According to the statement, grand opening celebrations throughout the weekend will include door-crasher deals and giveaways such as a chance to win a $3,000 3D TV package consisting of a 55″ Samsung 3D TV, two pairs of glasses, a movie and Blu-ray Disc (BD) player.
For more information visit: www.futureshop.ca
Unedited press release follows:
Future Shop celebrates grand opening of British Columbia store
Daily door crasher deals, $500 shopping sprees and chance to meet Trevor Linden
SURREY, BC, Oct 7 – On Friday, October 15, Future Shop, Canada’s largest retailer and e-tailer of consumer electronics, celebrates the opening of its new store in Surrey. Grand opening celebrations throughout the weekend include a donation to the United Way of the Lower Mainland, door-crasher deals and giveaways. Future Shop’s Product Experts will be available to demonstrate the latest technology and assist customers in choosing products to fit and enhance their lifestyles.
Customers are invited to test out interactive areas laid out in the new store, including appliances, Cellshop, ConnectPro installation services counter, home theatre lifestyle vignette, gaming stations, and much more.
Grand opening ribbon-cutting & donation to United Way of the Lower Mainland
Media are invited to attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the new Surrey store as well as meet the new staff. A donation of $2,500 will be presented to the United Way of the Lower Mainland.
Jagvir Chahal, General Manager, Future Shop
Rohit Malik, District Manager, Future Shop
Kandice Morrison, United Way of the Lower Mainland
Marvin Hunt, Councillor, City of Surrey
Future Shop associates at the new store
Excited customers lining up for the grand opening kickoff
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 9:15 a.m.
Scott Road Crossing, 12048 80th Ave.
Surrey, BC V3W 3M1
Grand opening weekend celebrations at Future Shop’s new Kitchener store (October 15-17)
* Line up and win: Future Shop gift card giveaways: The first 100 customers in line each weekend morning will receive a Future Shop Gift Card valued at $5, $25 or $50. Each morning, one lucky customer will win a $500 shopping spree!
* Move it: Customers are invited to get into the action with the PlayStation Move tournament play to win one of five deluxe PlayStation 3 Move bundles. Also, the Playstation 3 gaming rig will be on-site offering customers the chance to play the latest in gaming.
* See in 3D: Enter to win a $3,000 3DTV package each day that includes a 55″ Samsung 3D TV, two pairs of glasses, movie and blu-ray player.
* Meet Trevor Linden: Vancouver’s favourite hockey captain will be meeting customers on Saturday, October 16 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Opening weekend store hours
* Friday, October 15: 9:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
* Saturday, October 16: 9:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
* Sunday, October 17: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
About Future Shop
With 146 stores across the country and the nation’s premier web store (www.futureshop.ca), Burnaby, BC-based Future Shop is Canada’s largest retailer and e-tailer of consumer electronics.