VANCOUVER, June 24 /CNW/ - A photo of the Vancouver 2010 mascots,
Quatchi, Sumi and Miga starting construction on the future home of the 2010
Olympic Superstore at the Bay Downtown Vancouver is available to media via
Canada Newswire. The image is provided by the Vancouver Organizing Committee
for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) and national partner
Hudson's Bay Company. A fact sheet about the 2010 Olympic Superstore - the
one-stop shopping experience for all official licensed merchandise of the 2010
Winter Games - is also available here:
dds/media-kits.html</a>. The store is slated to open in fall 2009.
VANOC is responsible for the planning, organizing, financing and staging
of the XXI Olympic Winter Games and the X Paralympic Winter Games in 2010. The
2010 Olympic Winter Games will be staged in Vancouver and Whistler from
February 12 to 28, 2010. Vancouver and Whistler will host the Paralympic
Winter Games from March 12 to 21, 2010. Visit www.vancouver2010.com.
About the Hudson's Bay Company
The Hudson's Bay Company is a Premier National Partner and the General
Retail Merchant of the 2010 Winter Games.
/NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: A photo accompanying this release is available on
the CNW Photo Network and archived at http://photos.newswire.ca.
Additional archived images are also available on the CNW Photo Archive
website at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited
members of the media/
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: Greg Alexis, VANOC
Communications, (604) 403-1627, firstname.lastname@example.org; Darren Roberts,
Hudson's Bay Co., (604) 623-3007, Darren.Roberts@edelman.com