- Thousands of Season's Hottest Gifts In-Store, Online at Canada's One
Stop Holiday Shop -
TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2011 /CNW/ - Indigo Books & Music Inc. is excited to
unveil the best gifts of the season for kids, tweens and teens. Today, Canadians seeking unique, affordable gifts that touch the
heart, mind and soul of every child on their list will find thousands
of inspiring gift ideas, in just one stop, for every age and stage at
Indigo and indigo.ca In addition to smart recommendations, holiday
shoppers can always enjoy FREE gift wrap on kids book and toy purchases
in-store at IndigoKids shops nationwide.
"Our stores have always been a popular destination for kids gifts from
talked about books and trend-right toys to nostalgic games and
activities, and this holiday season, we're pleased to offer the best
selection of gift ideas that kids, tweens and teens are hoping to find
under the tree," states Deena Gat, Category Director-Toys, Indigo Books
& Music Inc.
Situated within Indigo and Chapters stores, IndigoKids shops boast 3,000 square feet of books and toys for children under 12
years old and are the first retailer to earn the Parent Tested Parent Approved seal of approval from North America's largest parent tester community
(PTPA Media) for these dynamic family destinations.
"Online at indigo.ca, gift shoppers will find thousands more gift ideas from our favourite
brands," notes Gat. "And to make shopping easy and convenient, many
online purchases over $25 can be shipped for free to almost anywhere in
IndigoKids Best of the Season includes:
Books, Books, Books - Great storytelling is the best gift to give and receive.
Not-to-be-missed kids, tween and teen titles include:
Leap Pad Explorer ($99.95 until December 31st, 2011) - The highly anticipated tablet technology for kids that makes learning fun.
DoodleArt ($21.95) - This Canadian brand with great nostalgic appeal inspires
creativity and brings people together. Indigo Exclusive.
Lego (from $3.50) - A perennial favourite, this year's best from the popular
building toy brand includes Minifigures, Ninjago and the ultimate
collector's model, Star Wars Millennium Falcon.
Nintendo (from $19.95) - Characters from the iconic video game brand revitalize
classic toys and games like Donkey Kong Jenga and Super Mario Brothers Yahtzee.
Espresso Kitchen ($199.95) - A contemporary kitchen for kids that'll make adults envious and provide hours of make-believe fun.
'Baby's First Christmas' Collection (from $6.50) - adorable books and gifts to honour the newborn.
Collectibles (from $3.50) - From Angry Birds plush to Moshi Monsters and Redakai, popular kids collectibles make great stocking stuffers.
More inspired gift ideas for kids exclusively at indigo.ca include:
Video Games (from $34.95) - from consoles and handhelds to the hottest games like
Super Mario 3D Land for Nintendo 3DS and Disney Universe for PS3.
Mountain Boggan ($249.95) - a beautiful, classic handmade 6 foot sled that's built to
last with sturdy basswood, stainless steel hardware and genuine leather
Groovy Girls Happenin' House ($169.95) - an extravagant three-story doll house made of natural wood
that fits most Groovy Girls furniture and 13" standing dolls; lots of
room for kids to play together.
About Indigo Books & Music Inc.
With books always at our heart and soul we at Indigo are about telling
stories and creating experiences. Indigo is Canada's largest purveyor
of ideas and inspiration to enrich your life, with books, specialty
toys, gifts and lifestyle enhancing products that affordably offer
intrinsic quality, beauty and timelessness of design. Indigo is a
publicly traded Canadian company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange
(IDG). As the largest book and specialty retailer in Canada, Indigo
operates in all provinces under different banners including Indigo
Books & Music; Indigo Books, Gifts, Kids; IndigoSpirit, Chapters, The
World's Biggest Bookstore, and Coles. The online division, www.chapters.indigo.ca, features books, eBooks, toys, music and DVDs, and hosts the award
winning Indigo Online Community.
Indigo Books & Music Inc. founded the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation
in 2004 to address the underfunding of public schools, their libraries
and the resulting literacy crisis. Every year the Indigo Love of
Reading Foundation commits $1.5 million to high-needs elementary
schools so they can rebuild their libraries with the purchase of new
books and education resources. To date the Indigo Love of Reading
Foundation has committed more than $10 million to 110 schools
SOURCE Indigo Books
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Manager, Public Relations
Indigo Books & Music Inc.