Yorkdale makes Boxing Day shopping a breeze this holiday season

Shopping experts are available to discuss how holiday shopping and parking can be easier, plus the results of the 2013 Holiday Shopper Survey

TORONTO, Dec. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Yorkdale Shopping Centre recently polled +3,000 of its shoppers and discovered that nearly three quarters (72 percent) will be taking advantage of Boxing Day sales this year and 70 percent of shoppers will be checking out items for themselves. In fact, Yorkdale Shopping Centre management is expecting more than 120,000 people to walk through their doors on this day alone!

Luckily, Canada's premier shopping destination is ready for the Boxing Day shopping rush. Yorkdale is offering a number of special services to help make shopping and parking easier, from the relaxing RBC Avion Holiday Boutique to a new Twitter initiative which reveals the best places to park in real time.

Anthony Casalanguida, Yorkdale General Manager, will be on site at Yorkdale on December 26th and can discuss

  • Boxing Day shopping and parking tips - how to make Boxing Day shopping a breeze
  • Boxing Day retail shopping trends
  • The hottest Boxing Day items, according to Yorkdale's latest consumer survey
  • How the free Yorkdale App can save time and stress when shopping on Boxing Day
  • Guest services and TTC promotions for busy shoppers

WHAT The energy and excitement of Boxing Day @ Yorkdale Shopping Centre
WHEN Thursday, December 26, 2013, 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
WHO Yorkdale Shopping Experts
Toronto shoppers
WHERE Yorkdale Shopping Centre
3401 Dufferin St. Toronto
HOW Please connect with Yorkdale PR so your media access is approved via jennifer.kaiser@mediaprofile.com.
NOTE TO MEDIA: Working on a holiday is tough: Special parking will be reserved for media in Yorkdale's management parking lot beginning at 11:00 a.m. The lot is located at the south east end of the property, on the upper deck (1 Yorkdale Road, Toronto M6A 3A1).

A private, green room for media will be available on Boxing Day only and will include a waiting lounge, mirrors for make-up touch ups, and catering with coffee and beverages.



SOURCE Yorkdale Shopping Centre

For further information:

To schedule an interview or for media access to the shopping centre, please contact: 

Jennifer Kaiser
Media Profile
Day: 416-342-1817
On Boxing Day: 647-992-6914