CVS/pharmacy Offers One-Stop Shopping this Father's Day

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

WOONSOCKET, R.I., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This Father's Day, shoppers will find everything they need to surprise Dad in one convenient stop at CVS/pharmacy. From holiday musts like a thoughtful or funny card, to a bigger-than-ever selection of gifts for every type of Dad, shoppers can save time and money by heading to their local CVS/pharmacy.

Customers can mix and match from a wide assortment of items to make a perfect gift for every Dad's unique personality. CVS/pharmacy also offers classic favorites for Father's Day– including men's fragrances, grooming products and grilling tools, even for last-minute shoppers.

"Our customers have come to rely on CVS/pharmacy for great gifts that match every occasion, holiday and personality," said Judy Sansone, senior vice president of merchandising for CVS/pharmacy. "Our goal is to make gift-giving as convenient as it is personal and special. This Father's Day, CVS/pharmacy has an impressive selection of Father's Day gifts, as diverse as the fathers our customers are celebrating."

The Stylish Dad

CVS/pharmacy offers a variety of quality grooming items suited just for men. The Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler ($19.99), gives Dad a barbershop shave, while Lubriderm Men's Sport Deodorizing Lotion and Nivea for Men Maximum Hydration Lotion, both just $7.99, take care of his skin. Complement his look with designer men's fragrances like Soul2Soul by Tim McGraw ($24.99), or Nautica Voyage ($44-$58). Gift cards from Banana Republic, Macy's and Gap let him shop in style. Does he have a favorite leather chair or jacket to maintain? Pick up a small and portable Kiwi Leather Care Kit ($16.29).

The On-the-Go Dad

For on-the-go Dads, CVS/pharmacy has what they need to keep up the pace. He can listen to music on an MP3 player or cell phone with a set of Phillips iPhone earphones in assorted colors ($10.49-$16.49) as he sips from an eco-friendly, recyclable Aladdin traveler mug ($8.49-$12.99). Collapsible water bottles (2/$3) or Brita bottles ($10.99), are great options as well. For trips, pick up a Philips 5-brand Multi Charger ($24.99) and an "As Seen on TV" Sobacowa Cloud Pillow ($19.99). Starbucks gift cards will keep his coffee mug filled everywhere he goes.

The Gadget Dad

CVS/pharmacy also offers a range of inexpensive, quality electronics including the Craig MP3 Amplified Travel Speakers ($29.99) and Craig Touch Screen MP3 Plus Video Player ($39.99). Shoppers can also pick up gift cards to iTunes and Best Buy, as well as an assortment of headphones and other accessories.

The Outdoorsman

For outdoorsy or sporty Dads, the $10.99 "As Seen on TV" Aluma Wallet is slim, water-resistant and perfect for protecting cash, credit cards and keepsakes. CVS/pharmacy offers a variety of planters and gardening gloves ($2.99-$4.99), as well as Burpee seeds for vegetables, fruit, and flowers ($1.79). For outdoor summer fun, choose from an assortment of canvas and rubber men's flip flops ($2.50-$12.99), or Speedo goggles, masks, and snorkel sets ($14.99). Fun LCD 7-function, waterproof sport watches are also available for $5, along with gift cards to Sears, Bass Pro, and Golfsmith.

The King of the Grill

For the cooking buff, shoppers can pick from a variety of Mr. Bar-B-Que grilling tools starting at $4.99. The "As Seen on TV" Topsy Turvy Hot Pepper Planter ($6.99) will help grow his spiciest ingredient, while the "As Seen on TV" Samuri Pro ($14.99) and Yoshi Blade ($19.99) will keep things sharp in the kitchen. CVS/pharmacy also offers helpful kitchen tools like the Round the House Mini Food Chopper ($13.99). For times when he doesn't feel like cooking, grab a gift card to Omaha Steaks, Red Lobster, Olive Garden, Outback Steakhouse or Applebee's.

The Sentimental Dad

For a memorable touch, shoppers can show Dad they care with CVS/pharmacy's personalized photo gifts as an affordable and thoughtful way to preserve special moments. Customers can easily create and customize photo books ($5.99-$19.99), greeting cards ($1.99), and calendars ($19.99) in about an hour using the in-store Kodak Picture Kiosks available in CVS Photo Centers or by placing orders through the Express Pick Up services available online at Finished goods are available the same day, perfect for last-minute shoppers.

Shop & Save

With a gift card offering that includes more than 220 popular retailers, it's easy to find something for Father's Day, even in a pinch. Shoppers can follow CVS/pharmacy on Twitter at and Facebook at to learn about upcoming promotions, as well as pick up the weekly store circular to find great deals on the best gifts. CVS/pharmacy also encourages customers to use their ExtraCare card to earn two percent back on nearly every purchase. ExtraCare cardholders can earn ExtraSavings and ExtraBucks® Rewards every time they shop by simply purchasing specially advertised items, including many of those detailed above.

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