To help busy bunnies make quick work of their Easter preparations, Rite Aid stores nationwide are stocked with all sorts of candy, baskets, décor, toys and novelties plus garden gadgets and yard toys to herald the start of spring. Before visiting one of the 4,600-plus Rite Aid stores, shoppers can get in the festive and saving spirit at Rite Aid's Facebook page, which is offering decorating tips, print-at-home coupons and hints on wining one of several Twitter contests @riteaid is holding to give away fun Easter prizes.
To win one of several Twitter trivia contests being held every week now through Easter, customers need only visit and follow www.twitter.com/riteaid to watch for hour-long trivia contests. Once the question is posed, they can get hints at the answer by visiting Rite Aid's Facebook page at www.facebook.com/riteaid. While there, they can check out tips to craft their own Easter baskets or get recipes featuring one of the most famous holiday treats, marshmallow PEEPS. Rite Aid's Facebook visitors can also hunt for virtual Easter eggs, which crack open to reveal exclusive coupons for basket-worthy products including beauty supplies, toys, crafts and sweets.
Chocolates, PEEPS and other sweet treats
With coupons in hand, shoppers can fill a basket fast with value-packed items including cartons of Melster marshmallow eggs and giant chocolate bunnies. Or grab a bag of pastel HERSHEY'S KISSES, REESE'S Peanut Butter Eggs or Bunny Mix Easter M&M'S. For chocolate alternatives, Rite Aid offers SweeTARTS Chicks, Ducks & Bunnies, and a rainbow of jelly bean colors and flavors. For fun treats, consider novelty candies including Lip Pops bunny lips and Easter PEZ dispensers. And don't forget Easter staples such as Cadbury Eggs, PEEPS and Russell Stover marshmallow eggs.Décor and baskets of all shapes and sizes To wow the kids on the big day itself, Rite Aid offers stand-alone baskets in traditional wicker, Hello Kitty or plush bunny designs. Procrastinators can make Easter shopping a snap with prefilled baskets loaded with candy and toys including Spider-Man, Sponge Bob and M&M'S designs. And don't forget the Easter grass including glittery and even edible varieties. Rite Aid's private label HOME is once again offering great value on baskets, Easter grass, plush toys and prefilled or fillable Easter eggs – including the returning favorite Crazy Eggs, which smile, laugh and make silly faces.