CVS/pharmacy has Gifts for Every Mom Covered this Mother's Day

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Shoppers can find everything from designer fragrances and gardening tools to greeting cards and candies,
all in one convenient stop at CVS/pharmacy

WOONSOCKET, R.I.May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In just one convenient stop, CVS/pharmacy has gifts for every type of mom covered this Mother's Day. Shoppers can show their appreciation with a variety of gifts tailored to any mother's interests that will be sure to please this holiday. Quality gifts ranging from high-end fragrances, candies and popular gift cards, to personalized photo mementos and luxury spa products at affordable prices are conveniently available at more than 7,300 CVS/pharmacy locations nationwide.

"With our wide selection of meaningful gifts, CVS/pharmacy has something for every type of mom," said Judy Sansone, senior vice president of merchandising for CVS/pharmacy. "From practical to pampering gifts as well as hundreds of popular gift cards options, our goal is to make finding a personalized Mother's Day gift easier than ever with one trip to CVS/pharmacy."

Make this Mother's Day one to remember with a greeting card that sings a tune or records a personal message.  Pair a greeting card with a gift card from any one of more than 220 popular retailers, such as Macy's, Gap, Dunkin Donuts, Nordstrom, Barnes & Noble, iTunes,Olive Garden, American Express and Visa. Classic gifts like boxed chocolates and candies are readily available at CVS/pharmacy, as are designer fragrances such as White Diamonds, DKNY Pure, and Jennifer Aniston.

For the Mom with a Green Thumb

For the gardeners in your family, CVS/pharmacy embraces the outdoors with a large selection of gifts for those who love to garden. From decorative planters ($2.99 – $19.99), lawn decorations ($4.99 - $12.99) and wind chimes ($2.99-$19.99), to solar and LED landscape lighting options ($7.99 - $16.99), shoppers can easily find what they are looking for. Gardening staples are also conveniently available and include spray nozzles ($4.99), potting soil ($3.99-$4.99), and gardening gloves ($4.99).

For the Mom who Deserves to be Pampered
For the moms who like to be pampered, look no further. CVS/pharmacy offers a wide variety of beauty and spa-at-home products to make every mom feel like a queen. Choose from the Essence of Beauty collection, a line of bath and body products and essential cosmetic accessories exclusively available at CVS/pharmacy, which now includes a brand new Lilies and Freesia scent available in body mists, eau de toilette, lotions and shower gels ($5.99-$9.99). The Essence of Beauty line also offers a new Signature Collection of eau de parfums for $12.99. The Essence of Beauty cotton spa robe and tote bag with umbrella are available for just $14.99.

Still stumped? Some grab-and-go gift ideas include Essence of Beauty Gift Baskets ($9.99), Relaxation Gift Sets ($9.99), and Spa Week gift cards, where recipients can choose from over 5,000 spas and wellness facilities across North America. New nail care products make great gifts, including Sally Hansen's new "Smooth and Perfect" and "Gem Crush" polishes ($6.49-$6.99), and "Kardashian Kolor" ($7.99)from Nicole by OPI.

For the Sentimental Mom

With the touch of a button, Hallmark's Blooming Expressions reveals a blooming flower with a special message inside like "I love you" and is available in pink, red, yellow and purple, for just $14.95. In-store photo gifts including photo books ($5.99 - $14.99), photo collages and calendars ($19.99) are readily available and can be created and taken home the same day. Shoppers can also create personalized 5"x7" Mother's Day greeting cards featuring their favorite photos with new Hallmark designs and customizable templates for just $1.99. For added convenience, order online at CVSphoto.com and pick-up finished gifts or cards in about an hour.

Shoppers can follow CVS/pharmacy on Twitter at http://twitter.com/CVS_Extra and Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/CVS to learn about current and upcoming promotions, as well as great deals on the best gifts. CVS/pharmacy also encourages customers to use their ExtraCare card to earn savings and rewards during their Mother's Day shopping trips. ExtraCare cardholders will receive discounts and instant ExtraBucks Rewards on many of the items detailed above, by simply purchasing specially advertised products found in the weekly circular.

To locate the store closest to you, please visit CVS.com/storefinder.

About CVS/pharmacy

CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS), is America's leading retail pharmacy with more than 7,300 CVS/pharmacy and Longs Drug stores. CVS/pharmacy is reinventing pharmacy to help people on their path to better health by providing the most accessible and personalized expertise, both in its stores and online at CVS.com. General information about CVS/pharmacy andCVS Caremark is available at http://info.cvscaremark.com/.

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CVS/pharmacy
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