Through Circuit City and giftpoint.com, consumers can now order Circuit City gift cards in multiples of $25, then have them delivered straight to their loved ones’ doorsteps. With more than 600 locations nationwide, Circuit City is a leading consumer electronics retailer, and just about everyone will find some wish list items in their local Circuit City store, making the gift card a “sure bet.”
There are no forms to fill out or papers to sign, simply visit circuitcity.com and click on the giftpoint.com icon. You can order right up until Christmas Day because recipients can receive an instant notice of your gift via e-mail, and even send an electronic greeting card to accompany your gift. In addition to on-line gift cards, giftpoint.com provides other useful services including:
A gift date reminder service so you will never forget an important birthday or anniversary An on-line address book for frequent “giftees” Express checkout Order tracking Business services for companies who want to use gift certificates and gift cards as incentives or gifts A toll-free customer service number
Right now, Circuit City customers who visit giftpoint.com can enter to win gift certificates worth between $10 and $1,000. Over 8,000 prizes will be awarded.
“Giftpoint.com is a leader in on-line gift giving and Circuit City is pleased to have this exclusive on-line gift card partnership,” said Alan McCollough, president and chief operating officer of Circuit City. “With giftpoint.com’s dedication to customer satisfaction and the outstanding array of services they provide, we believe our relationship with giftpoint.com is an extension of the exceptional service that Circuit City customers have come to expect.”
Giftpoint.com was formed in 1998 as an e-commerce solution for purchasing gift certificates on line. The Web site enables shoppers to choose and send both paper and online gift certificates from more than 250 of its retail partners. Giftpoint.com’s large selection of retailers offering gift certificates spans a variety of favorite, brand-name merchandise and services. Giftpoint.com also offers the Giftpoint Certificate(TM) that allows recipients to select the merchant of their choice. The Giftpoint Certificate is perfect for corporate gifts, incentive programs and for promotional uses. Additional features of giftpoint.com include free electronic greeting cards, a personalized address book, express ordering and a reminder service to enhance the shopping experience. Co-founded by brother and sister Doug Nielsen and Julie Mahloch, giftpoint.com is based in Omaha, Neb.
About Circuit City
Circuit City is a leading national retailer of brand-name consumer electronics, personal computers, major appliances and entertainment software. With headquarters in Richmond, Va., Circuit City Stores, Inc. operates 561 Superstores and 45 mall-based Circuit City Express stores. For on-line shopping and additional information, access the Circuit City web site at [http://www.circuitcity.com].