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Cost Plus World Market® Launches “My Amazing Mom” Contest And Fan Sweepstakes Contest and Fan Sweepstakes

$5,000 World Market® Gift Card to Be Given to Grand Prize Winner Plus More Prizes

OAKLAND, Calif.; April 9, 2013— To celebrate the special moms in our lives, Cost Plus World Market® is launching “My Amazing Mom” Contest and Fan Sweepstakes now through May 3, 2013. Facebook fans can nominate a mom in their life by uploading a photo and a brief (150 word essay) on why this person is the best at Visitors can vote for their favorite entry and the top five entries with the most votes will be reviewed by a panel of World Market judges to determine the winner. The grand prize winner will be awarded with a $5,000 World Market gift card. For details and rules, please visit

Participants of  “My Amazing Mom” contest will also get a chance to win additional gift cards and bonus entries by following World Market on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr within their sweepstakes page.  

Don’t forget, Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 13, 2013 and it’s not too soon to think about what to get the special mom in your life. Stop by World Market for a great selection of unique and affordable gift ideas like bath sets, jewelry and accessories and gourmet food and beverages. Customers can also personalize their gifts by creating their own gift basket filled with your mom’s favorite treats.

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About Cost Plus World Market
Cost Plus World Market ( operates 265 stores in 31 states under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection of casual home décor and 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.

Jill Osaka
Cost Plus World Market