SOURCE: MSN Shopping

November 26, 2007 16:57 ET

MSN Shopping Debuts Holiday Shopping Advice Center Featuring More Than 100 New One-of-a-Kind Holiday Guides in One Place

MSN Shopping Lets Shoppers Compare Millions of Products From Thousands of Retailers With Real-Time Advice From Personalized Buying Guides, Editors' Picks, Expert Advice Articles and Consumer Reports Research

REDMOND, WA--(Marketwire - November 26, 2007) -

Who: MSN Shopping Holiday Gift Shop 2007 has announced it is assisting online shoppers with its new Shopping Advice Center, featuring more than 100 new personalized buying guides, editors' picks, expert advice and Consumer Reports research -- in one place.

What: MSN Shopping Holiday Gift Shop 2007 offers consumers an alternative to busy stores and malls. No need to worry about getting up early to avoid the traffic, parking messes, long lines, and glossy-eyed, post-shopping fatigue associated with the mall. MSN Shopping is a one-stop holiday online shopping experience offering the latest and greatest top 20 gifts for him and her, must-haves for everyone, free shipping and gift-card centers, and a sales and coupons finder. Trendy tunics, brightly colored gemstones, handheld gadgets and personal computers are at the top of this year's most-wanted lists.

New, created specifically with holiday shoppers in mind, the Shopping Advice Center at MSN Shopping provides the following:

-- Consumer Reports at MSN Shopping reviews and offers top picks on digital cameras, car seats, vacuum cleaners, plasma TVs, kitchen knives and more.

-- Buyer's Guides at MSN Shopping offer shoppers customized feedback to help them make more informed purchasing decisions about Nordic skis, elliptical trainers, PDAs, watches, food processors and more.

-- Editors' Picks at MSN Shopping feature items hand-selected by our staff editors to assist shoppers with identifying unique, high-quality finds among women's fashion accessories and jeans, high-tech sports and fitness gear, dog accessories, golf gear for less, and more.

-- Expert Advice at MSN Shopping showcases industry experts, such as style guru Bobbie Thomas, interior designer Kenneth Brown,'s Michelle Madhoc and others reporting on Five Fabulous Gift ideas, the Ugg Guide, I'm dreaming of a Green Christmas, Stocking Stuffer Ideas, Travel Smart, Ten Accessories No Guy Should Be Without, Most Unique Toys and Games and more.

Why: The MSN Shopping Holiday Gift Shop 2007 simplifies and streamlines the holiday shopping experience with personalized online shopping choices throughout the holiday season. In addition to the 100 new gift guides at the Shopping Advice Center, shoppers may shop by price or by recipient (Gifts for Her, Gifts for Him, Gifts for Teens, Gifts for Baby, Gifts for Pets and more), or by personality and lifestyle (Trendsetter, Globe Trotter, Gardener, Media Maniac and more). Check out holiday Hot Lists by category, the Free Shipping Center, Gift Cards & Certificates, Online Coupons, Online Promotions Center and Procrastination Central (available closer to Dec. 25). Shop Green, sponsored by Novica United Inc. in association with National Geographic, spotlights the Better Present for a Better Future campaign. MSN shoppers will have the option to donate livestock to a village in need, feed a hungry child or help protect nature for future generations.


About MSN Shopping

MSN Shopping is among the largest online marketplaces on the Web today. MSN Shopping features a robust collection of products offering selection and expert buying advice on everything from beauty to fashion to interior design. MSN shoppers can compare 29,860,832 products from over 8,000 stores, all in one place. The MSN Network attracts over 96 million unique users a month and over 13 billion page views per month. As one of the top shopping search engines, MSN Shopping specifically boasts over 8 million unique visitors and over 52 million page views each month.

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