Sears.com Simplifies Graduation Gift Shopping

Apr 30, 2001, 01:00 ET from Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

    HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Send graduates a gift that
 will help launch new homes and new lifestyles.  Sears Gift Cards ordered on
 sears.com, from $10 to $100 (in increments of $5), can be sent directly to
 graduates with a personal message.  The gift cards may be applied to the
 purchase of any merchandise made at their closest Sears store -- from
 appliances and electronics to towels and sheets.
     Long-lasting gifts, such as microwaves, dorm-size refrigerators, MP3
 players, telephones and new tools to help maintain new lodgings also can be
 ordered easily on sears.com.  Many smaller-size items may be gift-wrapped and
 sent directly to recipients with a personal message.  For increased
 convenience, products bought on sears.com may be returned to a local Sears
 store or shipped back.
     Thoughtful gifts for graduates building their new lives include:
     -- Cookware and small appliances:  For graduates moving into their own
        home or apartment, sears.com offers a selection of cookware and small
        appliances -- in approximately 20 brands.  Among the cookware, ranging
        from $14.99 to $389.99, is Circulon's Stainless Steel Cookware 10-piece
        set for $219.99.  George Foreman grills (from $29.99 to $149.99) allow
        quick indoor grilling.  The George Foreman Lil Champ Grill for $27.99
        cooks both sides of burgers, chicken, fajitas -- even thick steaks --
        at once.
 
     -- Dorm-size refrigerators:  For students heading off to college in the
        fall, sears.com offers a variety of Kenmore compact refrigerators from
        $99.99 to $249.99.
 
     -- Microwaves:  For all those time-starved occasions, sears.com offers a
        wide selection of microwaves from America's top name brands including
        Kenmore, GE, Whirlpool and Amana, priced from $56.88 to $1,499.00
 
     -- Tools:  Whether moving into a new apartment or packing up an old one,
        tools are always handy.  Help build a new life with the basics -- a
        Craftsman hammer or Craftsman Auto Lock pliers guaranteed forever, a
        portable power drill -- or any number of new useful Craftsman tool
        innovations.  Tool Territory on sears.com showcases nearly 5,000 tools
        in 120 different brands, including Craftsman, the nation's top-selling
        tool brand, which is only available at Sears.
 
     -- Portable MP3 & DVD Players:  Graduates can record and play their
        favorite music or watch favorite movies on the go.  Sears.com offers
        MP3 and DVD players from Philips, Compaq, Panasonic and Toshiba, priced
        from $199.99 to $1,299.99
 
     -- Digital Cameras:  The perfect way to capture new beginnings, sears.com
        offers a variety of digital cameras from Panasonic, JVC and Sony --
        from $329.99 to $1,299.88.
 
     -- Digital Camcorders:  For parents who want to capture graduation day
        memories, Sears sells more camcorders than any other U.S. retailer.
        Name brands include RCA, JVC, Samsung, Philips, Panasonic, Sony and
        Sharp, priced from $329.99 to $1,299.88
 
     Sears Gifts Cards may be delivered to all 50 United States and Puerto Rico
 and are available on sears.com, year-round, for all gift-giving occasions,
 including Father's Day, weddings, housewarmings and the holidays.  Products
 purchased on sears.com may be shipped within the 48 contiguous United States.
     Sears.com focuses on solutions for the home -- and family.  Products
 available online include appliances and cookware, lawn and garden equipment,
 tools, home electronics, computers and office equipment, fitness equipment,
 school uniforms, an assortment of baby products -- and parts for appliances
 and electronics.
 
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    HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Send graduates a gift that
 will help launch new homes and new lifestyles.  Sears Gift Cards ordered on
 sears.com, from $10 to $100 (in increments of $5), can be sent directly to
 graduates with a personal message.  The gift cards may be applied to the
 purchase of any merchandise made at their closest Sears store -- from
 appliances and electronics to towels and sheets.
     Long-lasting gifts, such as microwaves, dorm-size refrigerators, MP3
 players, telephones and new tools to help maintain new lodgings also can be
 ordered easily on sears.com.  Many smaller-size items may be gift-wrapped and
 sent directly to recipients with a personal message.  For increased
 convenience, products bought on sears.com may be returned to a local Sears
 store or shipped back.
     Thoughtful gifts for graduates building their new lives include:
     -- Cookware and small appliances:  For graduates moving into their own
        home or apartment, sears.com offers a selection of cookware and small
        appliances -- in approximately 20 brands.  Among the cookware, ranging
        from $14.99 to $389.99, is Circulon's Stainless Steel Cookware 10-piece
        set for $219.99.  George Foreman grills (from $29.99 to $149.99) allow
        quick indoor grilling.  The George Foreman Lil Champ Grill for $27.99
        cooks both sides of burgers, chicken, fajitas -- even thick steaks --
        at once.
 
     -- Dorm-size refrigerators:  For students heading off to college in the
        fall, sears.com offers a variety of Kenmore compact refrigerators from
        $99.99 to $249.99.
 
     -- Microwaves:  For all those time-starved occasions, sears.com offers a
        wide selection of microwaves from America's top name brands including
        Kenmore, GE, Whirlpool and Amana, priced from $56.88 to $1,499.00
 
     -- Tools:  Whether moving into a new apartment or packing up an old one,
        tools are always handy.  Help build a new life with the basics -- a
        Craftsman hammer or Craftsman Auto Lock pliers guaranteed forever, a
        portable power drill -- or any number of new useful Craftsman tool
        innovations.  Tool Territory on sears.com showcases nearly 5,000 tools
        in 120 different brands, including Craftsman, the nation's top-selling
        tool brand, which is only available at Sears.
 
     -- Portable MP3 & DVD Players:  Graduates can record and play their
        favorite music or watch favorite movies on the go.  Sears.com offers
        MP3 and DVD players from Philips, Compaq, Panasonic and Toshiba, priced
        from $199.99 to $1,299.99
 
     -- Digital Cameras:  The perfect way to capture new beginnings, sears.com
        offers a variety of digital cameras from Panasonic, JVC and Sony --
        from $329.99 to $1,299.88.
 
     -- Digital Camcorders:  For parents who want to capture graduation day
        memories, Sears sells more camcorders than any other U.S. retailer.
        Name brands include RCA, JVC, Samsung, Philips, Panasonic, Sony and
        Sharp, priced from $329.99 to $1,299.88
 
     Sears Gifts Cards may be delivered to all 50 United States and Puerto Rico
 and are available on sears.com, year-round, for all gift-giving occasions,
 including Father's Day, weddings, housewarmings and the holidays.  Products
 purchased on sears.com may be shipped within the 48 contiguous United States.
     Sears.com focuses on solutions for the home -- and family.  Products
 available online include appliances and cookware, lawn and garden equipment,
 tools, home electronics, computers and office equipment, fitness equipment,
 school uniforms, an assortment of baby products -- and parts for appliances
 and electronics.
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X64026131
 
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