Future Shop Ltd.

Future Shop Ltd.

June 10, 2009 13:06 ET

Media Advisory: Future Shop Opens New Bedford Store

Celebrating with door crasher deals, Wii gaming tournaments, golf simulator contest, prizing and more.

BEDFORD, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - June 10, 2009) - Future Shop, Canada's largest retailer and e-tailer of consumer electronics, is opening its new store in Bedford, Nova Scotia on Friday, June 12th. Grand opening celebrations marking the occasion throughout the weekend, from Friday, June 12th to Sunday, June 14th include door-crasher deals, contests and more! Future Shop's Product Experts will be available to demonstrate the latest technology and assist customers in choosing products to fit and enhance their lifestyles.

Customers are invited to test interactive areas in the store, including gaming displays and appliances and home theatre vignettes. The store also features the new Cellshop, serving all your cellular phone needs under one roof. Customers can also visit the ConnectPro services desk where trained technicians can help their technology connect.

MEDIA INVITATION TO RIBBON CUTTING AND COMMUNITY DONATION

Media are invited to attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the new Bedford store at 9:25 a.m. on Friday, June 12th. A donation of $2,500 will be presented to Lower Sackville Boys and Girls Club, followed by a welcoming address by Mayor Peter J. Kelly.

GRAND OPENING EVENTS FOR CUSTOMERS AT THE NEW BEFORD STORE



- Line up and Win! - Future Shop Gift Card Giveaway - Every morning from
June 12th to June 14th.
o The first 100 customers in line this Friday, Saturday and Sunday will
receive a Future Shop Gift Card valued at $5, $25 or $50. Plus, each
morning, one lucky customer will win a $500 shopping spree!

- Win a Virgin Fest Prize Pack
o Enter to win a Virgin Fest VIP package. Prizes include: 2 VIP tickets
to Virgin Fest Halifax, Washburn Idol Guitar, 10n watt guitar amp, 8GB
iPod touch, iPod home speaker system, Gator Fit guitar case.

- Win a Future Shop Gift Card
o From Saturday 12pm to 5pm and Sunday 12pm to 4pm, test your driving
skills on the golf simulator. Winners will receive a Future Shop gift
card!

- Golf and Win for a Nintendo Wii
o On Friday from 3pm-7pm and Saturday 1pm-5pm, enter the Wii Golf
tournament! The player with the highest score each day will win a Wii!

FUTURE SHOP BEDFORD STORE OPENING HOURS AND LOCATION

STORE ADDRESS
Bedford Commons, #1 - 85 Damascus Road, Bedford, NS

STORE HOURS
Friday June 12th: 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 13th: 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 14th: 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


ABOUT FUTURE SHOP

With 141 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. Future Shop and its more than 10,000 employees are dedicated to providing customers with expert advice about home and entertainment technology both in-store and online. The company 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). To help keep used electronics out of the landfills, Future Shop has an in-store recycling program for seven types of products (see www.futureshop.ca/green). As a proud corporate citizen, Future Shop 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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