Gadzooks Has Customers Going to Tahiti, Hawaii, and Driving Away Winners!

Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from Gadzooks, Inc.

    DALLAS, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Gadzooks, Inc. (Nasdaq:   GADZ) today
 announced exciting spring giveaways, which will offer in-store and online
 customers an opportunity to win a range of trips, automobiles, surfboards and
 more.
     All Gadzooks store locations launched the 2001 spring season with a "show
 stopping" fully loaded red Volkswagen Beetle to be given away in April,
 sponsored by BECCA Swimwear.  During the month of May, customers will have a
 chance to win a trip for two to Tahiti, sponsored by RAISINS swimwear.  In
 addition, a trip to Hawaii will be given away in June, sponsored by MCD.
     Each month, gadzooks.com features giveaway prizes such as, his and her
 motorized scooters, surfboards, gift certificates and clothing packages.
 Gadzooks store associates encourage shoppers to visit gadzooks.com, while
 gadzooks.com directs customers back to a store location.
     Commenting on the promotions, Gadzooks President and Chief Merchandising
 Officer, Paula Masters stated, "We monitor our customer's tastes and
 preferences weekly on gadzooks.com to insure that we remain on top of our
 customers changing wants and needs.  Our merchandise team works closely with
 each vendor partner to determine successful marketing initiatives for both in-
 store and on-line giveaways and events, which support our 'clicks to bricks -
 bricks to clicks' strategy.  Our focus to establish a dynamic and exciting
 customer experience across all channels strengthens our position as a market
 leader now and in the years to come."
     Dallas-based Gadzooks is a high-energy specialty retailer of casual
 clothing and accessories for teenagers.  Offering young men's apparel, junior
 apparel, unisex tee shirts, accessories and footwear for today's teens
 principally between the ages of 14 and 18.  Established in 1983, Gadzooks
 currently operates 391 mall-based stores in metropolitan and middle markets in
 37 states.  Gadzooks operates www.gadzooks.com, a fun site for teens to visit
 on the web.
 
 

SOURCE Gadzooks, Inc.
    DALLAS, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Gadzooks, Inc. (Nasdaq:   GADZ) today
 announced exciting spring giveaways, which will offer in-store and online
 customers an opportunity to win a range of trips, automobiles, surfboards and
 more.
     All Gadzooks store locations launched the 2001 spring season with a "show
 stopping" fully loaded red Volkswagen Beetle to be given away in April,
 sponsored by BECCA Swimwear.  During the month of May, customers will have a
 chance to win a trip for two to Tahiti, sponsored by RAISINS swimwear.  In
 addition, a trip to Hawaii will be given away in June, sponsored by MCD.
     Each month, gadzooks.com features giveaway prizes such as, his and her
 motorized scooters, surfboards, gift certificates and clothing packages.
 Gadzooks store associates encourage shoppers to visit gadzooks.com, while
 gadzooks.com directs customers back to a store location.
     Commenting on the promotions, Gadzooks President and Chief Merchandising
 Officer, Paula Masters stated, "We monitor our customer's tastes and
 preferences weekly on gadzooks.com to insure that we remain on top of our
 customers changing wants and needs.  Our merchandise team works closely with
 each vendor partner to determine successful marketing initiatives for both in-
 store and on-line giveaways and events, which support our 'clicks to bricks -
 bricks to clicks' strategy.  Our focus to establish a dynamic and exciting
 customer experience across all channels strengthens our position as a market
 leader now and in the years to come."
     Dallas-based Gadzooks is a high-energy specialty retailer of casual
 clothing and accessories for teenagers.  Offering young men's apparel, junior
 apparel, unisex tee shirts, accessories and footwear for today's teens
 principally between the ages of 14 and 18.  Established in 1983, Gadzooks
 currently operates 391 mall-based stores in metropolitan and middle markets in
 37 states.  Gadzooks operates www.gadzooks.com, a fun site for teens to visit
 on the web.
 
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