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Cost Plus World Market Asks Pinterest Users To Enter Its “Pin It To Win It” Contest To Win Grand Prize Of New Clyde Trunk Bar And Store Gift Card


OAKLAND, Calif.; July 30, 2012—From now through August 10, 2012, Cost Plus World Market (www.worldmarket.com) is inviting Pinterest users to enter for a chance to win the new Clyde Trunk Bar from the retailer’s new “Kingdom Animalia” Collection and a $200 World Market gift card.


Pinners must follow World Market on Pinterest (www.pinterest.com/worldmarket) to enter the “Pin It to Win It” Contest. Using the retailer’s Clyde Trunk Bar as the focus, Pinterest users are asked to create a board on Pinterest exploring ways to entertain at home. Boards must include a minimum of 10 World Market items from worldmarket.com or pinterest.com/worldmarket and pin the items they would like to display in their Clyde Trunk Bar. For more information on how to enter the contest & official rules, go to  www.facebook.com/worldmarket. Judging will be done on the basis of creativity, positive representation of the brand and uniqueness. One winner will be chosen and notified via phone and email.


Pinners can easily find a wealth of items from which to choose to fill their Clyde Trunk Bar including items from the new “Kingdom Animalia” Collection which celebrates the spirit of Africa and beyond with beautiful items for entertaining, home décor and gift giving. World Market has long been the destination for customers who entertain at home and in need of unique and affordable drinkware, bar accessories and a selection of wines from some of the best wine regions around the world. All World Market products, including home décor, furniture, food, beverages and gifts, have visual photos and are easy to pin on Pinterest boards to share with other Pinterest users. Full details of the contest can be found at www.facebook.com/worldmarket.


For information about Cost Plus World Market’s current promotions and events, follow us on www.facebook.com/worldmarket, www.twitter.com/worldmarket, and www.pinterest.com/worldmarket.


About Cost Plus World Market


Cost Plus World Market operates 259 stores in 30 states under the names “World Market” and “Cost Plus World Market.” The store features an ever-changing selection of casual home furnishings, housewares, gifts, jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international wines, gourmet foods and beverages offered at affordable prices and imported from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the import business.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Jill Osaka

Cost Plus World Market

510.808.9319

jill.osaka@cpwm.com