Video: How to Use Sears Canada's New Wish Book App for Ipad
Rediscover a Canadian tradition
TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2011 /CNW/ - For almost 60 years Canadians have stood
beside their mailboxes, eagerly awaiting the arrival of the annual
Sears Wish Book. Recognized as one of the most trusted authorities for
all Holiday must-haves, a family's Wish Book is a highly coveted
Nostalgic memories of tearing out pages in the toy section or writing
your name in highlighter beside the exact Barbie Doll or Playmobil
Knight you always wanted can now be replaced with just the touch of a
screen with Sears new Wish Book application for iPad, Canada's first
shoppable iPad Catalogue application!
"Seeing our magical Wish Book cover come to life on my iPad was so
exciting for my family and me," said Calvin McDonald, President and
CEO, Sears Canada. "Beyond the cover this app gives our customers the
ability to easily organize and purchase all the gifts for their
families and friends this Holiday season."
Thousands of items can be viewed, added to Wish Lists or purchased with
the tap of the finger on the iPad. The application also includes a
built-in gift list organizer to manage Holiday gift giving and
shopping. Sharing your finds with family and friends is easy by
connecting on email, Twitter or Facebook.
Sears is proud to be a leader in the use of technology and innovation in
the Canadian retail industry, helping make shopping for the Holiday
season a little less hectic and a little more fun with the Wish Book
Sears Wish Book iPad application is available for download via the Apple
iTunes App Store.
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network that includes
196 corporate stores, 280 hometown dealer stores, 32 home services
showrooms, over 1,700 catalogue merchandise pick-up locations, 108
Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home maintenance, repair, and
installation network. The Company also publishes Canada's most
extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping online at www.sears.ca.
The Sears Canada Wish Book app can be downloaded on the iPad by
Sears Facebook Page
Sears on Twitter
Sears YouTube Channel
Video with caption: "Video: How to Use Sears Canada's New Wish Book App for Ipad". Video available at: http://stream1.newswire.ca/cgi-bin/playback.cgi?file=20111108_C2897_VIDEO_EN_6188.mp4&posterurl=http://photos.newswire.ca/images/20111108_C2897_PHOTO_EN_6188.jpg&clientName=Sears%20Canada%20Inc%2E&caption=Video%3A%20How%20to%20Use%20Sears%20Canada%27s%20New%20Wish%20Book%20App%20for%20Ipad&title=How%20to%20Use%20Sears%20Canada%27s%20New%20Wish%20Book%20App%20for%20Ipad
Image with caption: "Opening screen of the Wish Book App. (CNW Group/Sears Canada Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20111108_C2897_PHOTO_EN_6184.jpg
Image with caption: "A page in the women's wear section. (CNW Group/Sears Canada Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20111108_C2897_PHOTO_EN_6185.jpg
SOURCE Sears Canada Inc.
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