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Cost Plus World Market® Kicks off Black Friday Weekend with Free Giveaways and Special In-Store and Online Savings

Most Stores to Open at 7:00 am on Friday, November 25, 2016

OAKLAND, Calif.; November 21, 2016—Santa’s checking his list, have you started writing yours? If you need a little help this holiday season, look no further than Cost Plus World Market® beginning with Black Friday on Friday, November 25, 2016. This season, you’ll find stepping into a World Market® store is like walking into a European Christmas Market with traditional imported cookies, candies and cakes, over 1,000 ornaments to choose from, nutcrackers and artisan gifts that are bound to bring back cherished holiday memories or inspire new ones. While the stores are closed on Thanksgiving, Black Friday sales will start online at on Thursday.

Kicking off the holiday season, World Market will open early on Black Friday with a store full of free giveaways and savings. The first 100 customers (age 18 years and older) through the doors on Friday, November 25, 2016 will receive a free reusable tote and a $10 certificate, good for purchases made in store on the same day*. The store will also have breakfast treats and hot coffee set up for customers as they wait in line for the doors to open.

On Saturday, November 26, 2016 and Sunday, November 27, 2016, customers who spend a minimum of $40 in store (gift card and alcohol purchases excluded) will receive two free** movie tickets ($12.50 per ticket, up to $25 total value). While supplies last. Customers will need to retain their receipt and visit for submission instructions and full details.** Most stores will open at 7:00 am on Friday and 8:00 am on Saturday and Sunday, but customers should check with their local store for special holiday store hours.

Black Friday savings include World Market’s “buy one, gift one” (BOGO) deals on kids toys, Advent calendars, novelty ceramics, including cookie jars, string lights, jewelry and accessories, and more. Black Friday weekend savings include candle, ornament and wrapping paper BOGOs and savings on pet toys, Christmas Crackers, stocking stuffers, and more online at World Market’s Christmas Shop for more gift giving and decorating ideas. And, World Market Explorer members can earn 3x rewards while shopping Black Friday weekend, which means they’ll receive their rewards quicker to save even more during the gifting season.

Not ready to shop for gifts, but ready to ready your home for entertaining? The specialty retailer has textiles, glassware and dinnerware to help you set a beautiful table; stockings to be hung with care; cozy throws and toss pillows; décor items to add a little sparkle and shine; and delicious sweet and savory treats to serve your guests.

Since 1958, Cost Plus World Market has been the shopping destination for entertaining, home décor and gift giving throughout the year and for every occasion.

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*Some restrictions apply; please see store associate for details. **While supplies last. Restrictions apply and ticket redemption details can be found on store receipt.

About Cost Plus World Market

Cost Plus World Market ( operates 277 stores in 36 states and the District of Columbia under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection of casual home décor and furniture, 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.