Walgreens in early November revealed a “Holiday Gift Shop” at walgreens.com that serves as an online hub for its holiday promotions. The page highlights “Gifts of the week” – select beauty gifts and stocking stuffers offered at a 50% discount.
Guitar manufacturer Taylor Guitars created a “video” destination on its TaylorGuitars.com website, giving shoppers a range of videos that educate visitors on how to play as well as what guitars to buy by providing information on price, style and the different features.
At Walmart, the air care category as a whole had been lacking inspiration. For shoppers, it had become a quick-fix aisle – like buying light bulbs – a trip made only when an immediate need for odor relief was needed, and Walmart was seeing a lag in sales.
Walgreens is stocking an exclusive “Mystery Flavor” of Pringles and hosting a related sweepstakes that awards $10,000 to one consumer who submits a receipt for the purchase of the 5.5-ounce SKU and also correctly identifies the flavor of chips inside.