Future Shop Ltd.

Future Shop Ltd.

October 13, 2008 10:00 ET

Future Shop Showcases Get Wired with ConnectPro at the Vancouver Home + Interior Design Show

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 13, 2008) -


With a focus on modern living, Future Shop presents Get Wired with ConnectPro, showcasing the ultimate electronics and the latest in automated accessories. From extreme home gadgets to the most stylish design options, there's something for everyone at this exciting feature. The 2,500 square feet, ultra-modern "Get Wired" exhibit is designed by Erik Lauzon of Konstruk Design.


Future Shop's Get Wired with ConnectPro is featured in the Vancouver Home + Interior Design Show, at BC Place Stadium, 777 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver, BC. www.vancouverhomeshow.com


Visit Future Shop's Get Wired with ConnectPro booth at any time during the show's hours:

- Thursday, Oct 16, 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

- Friday, Oct 17, 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

- Saturday, Oct 18, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

- Sunday, Oct 19, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Future Shop Presents: Wiring Your Home at the Main Event:

Come find out from the experts at Future Shop what it takes to make those finishing touches. The experts from ConnectPro, Future Shop's new in-home installation division, will guide you through some tips and tricks necessary to update your home and get it wired for the future. Find more information on today's homes needs - smart home wiring, what HDMI is and what questions you should be asking contractors about while renovating. You can visit the Main Event stage at these times:

- Friday, Oct 17, 4 pm

- Saturday, Oct 18, 1 pm & 5 pm

- Sunday, Oct 19, 1 pm


Enter to win the entire home electronics and accessories package featured in Future Shop's Get Wired with ConnectPro booth, including installation by Future Shop's ConnectPro experts. Prizing worth over $35,000. Visit the Vancouver Sun booth (#580) located near the Get Wired with ConnectPro by Future Shop booth to enter the contest.

About ConnectPro:

To help you get the most out of your technology, Future Shop's ConnectPro Experts can help all of your technology needs with services that include home theatre installation, computer services, network customization, repairs and car audio services. Future Shop's ConnectPro Experts are trained with ongoing certification programs in customer service and product connectivity to deliver you with a first-class experience. Appointments can be booked in-store or by calling 1-866-4CONNECT. For more information on ConnectPro, visit www.futureshop.ca/connectpro.

About Future Shop:

With 134 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. The company employs more than 10,000 technology enthusiasts, has enabled its website to deliver unparalleled content about the products it sells and hosts an online community forum for technology beginners and tech-savvy experts to exchange ideas, reviews, tips and other consumer electronics information (www.futureshopforums.ca). As a proud corporate citizen, Future Shop has also developed solutions to recycle used electronics (see www.futureshop.ca/green) and is committed to employee volunteerism and supporting non-profits organizations dedicated to transforming local youth into Future Leaders (see www.futureshop.ca/community).

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