Brookstone Says "Yes, There's Still Time to Buy Christmas Gifts Online"

Specialty retailer participates in Free Shipping Day 2011 and says December 20 Ground Cut-Offs give customers extra time to buy holiday gifts online

Dec 16, 2011, 06:00 ET from Brookstone, Inc.

MERRIMACK, N.H., Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative product developer and specialty retailer Brookstone today announced that it is participating in Free Shipping Day 2011 on Friday, December 16. The annual Free Shipping Day offers free shipping with a $49 Brookstone purchase, delivered by Christmas Eve in the contiguous United States. 

Unlike many other online retailers, Brookstone is extending the "arrive by Christmas" order date until Tuesday, December 20 at 5:00 p.m. ET. Brookstone customers can still order their Christmas gifts right up through December 22 at 6:00 p.m. ET using expedited shipping methods.

This year's most popular last-minute gift ideas at include their popular Rover Wireless Spy Tank, the Big Blue Audio Tabletop Speaker and Bluetooth® Keyboard for iPad®2 tablet.

For those shoppers who really love to get it done at the last minute, more than 300 Brookstone retail and airport stores will be open Christmas Eve.

About Brookstone

Brookstone, Inc., is an innovative product development company and specialty retailer. Brookstone operates 300 stores nationwide and in Puerto Rico. Typically located in high-traffic regional shopping malls and airports, the stores feature unique and innovative consumer products. The Company also operates a Direct Marketing business that includes the Brookstone catalog and an e-commerce Website at Fans of the Company are encouraged to Like Brookstone on Facebook or follow them on Twitter.

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Product prices and availability subject to change without notice.

iPad is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Bluetooth is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG.

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