With 4,600 convenient locations nationwide, Rite Aid is making it easy to celebrate the season of love. From now through Feb. 14, store shelves are filled with cuddly plush friends, decadently delicious treats and fun novelty gifts. No matter the sentiment you’re looking for Cupid to deliver, visit Rite Aid and find everything you need for the perfect Valentine’s Day.
According to the National Retail Federation’s 2014 Valentine’s Day spending survey, 54 percent of Americans will celebrate the holiday this year, with the average person planning to spend $133.91 on candy, cards, gifts, dinner and more. Though consumers plan to keep budgets in check, total spending is expected to reach $17.3 billion.
“Rite Aid has a wide selection of affordable gifts, making us a one-stop-shop this season,” said Tony Montini, Rite Aid’s executive vice president of merchandising. “And whether Cupids are shopping ahead of time or last-minute, with their wellness+ card, they’re guaranteed to save on their Valentine’s Day purchases.”
Rite Aid is making it easy for Cupids everywhere to avoid heartbreaks and breaking the budget this Valentine’s Day thanks to:Chocolate-Covered and Candy-Coated Feelings Win over your sweetheart’s heart with a treat as sweet as them! Rite Aid has a large assortment of Valentine’s treats. Pick from classics like conversation hearts, red, pink and white M&Ms or HERSHEY’S Kisses in a variety of flavors. Make a statement with a romantic heart-shaped box filled with premium chocolates from Whitman’s or Russell Stover’s or gourmet offerings from Lindt, Godiva or Ghirardelli, a variety perfect for all consumers. Or show your affection with several chocolate varieties as chocolate roses and Valentine candy favorites start at just $0.99. Whimsical Arrangements Starting Feb. 12, most Rite Aid stores will be stocked with fresh-cut flowers. Personally pick from our selection of timeless red roses only $19.99 a dozen, or choose from one of our elegant bouquets filled with an assortment of red, pink and white flowers ranging in price from $9.99 to $14.99.