Family Dollar Offers Holiday Deals With $5 Toys And More

Family Dollar, one of the fastest-growing discount retail chains in the country, is kicking off the holiday shopping season by announcing great deals on kids’ toys, décor, hostess gifts and stocking stuffers, with brand name items for as little as $5. At your neighborhood store, you’ll find an assortment of great items at a great value every day, allowing you to celebrate the holidays without breaking the bank.

$5 Brand Name Toys

Check off your kids’ wish lists with this year’s hottest toys and Family Dollar exclusives. For just $5, customers will find the perfect holiday gifts for boys and girls of all ages, including:
  • Mattel® Monster High Color Travel Purse, $5
  • Big Wheel Truck with Light & Sounds (2 pack), $5
  • Disney® Princess Shoes, $5
  • Mattel® WWE Figure, $5
  • Friction Powered Vehicles (2 pack), $5
  • Dizzy Doo Tea Set, $5 (Exclusive to Family Dollar)

“We know the challenges our customers face in this tough economy and we want to help make it a special time of year by offering great deals at affordable prices,” said Jocelyn Wong, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Family Dollar. “At Family Dollar, holiday shoppers can find a wide selection of brand name toys, décor and stocking stuffers for as little as $5.”

$5 Gifts for All

Family Dollar offers great gifts for everyone on your list, offering a breadth of home, beauty, food, décor, and gift sets--that you are proud to give--all for as low as $5.
  • Metal Lantern Candle Holder, $5
  • IBD Wood Bowl Candle Garden, $5
  • Modesa Bath Set 14pc, $5
  • Pdc Mini Trio Fragrance 3pc Set, $5
  • Wonka GingerBread Man Kit, $5

Thanksgiving Specials

Family Dollar is the neighborhood retailer that provides shoppers with convenience and value every day. On Thanksgiving Day, shoppers will receive even more big savings including brand name toys that are Buy One, Get One 70% Off, and all electronics, batteries and “As Seen on TV” merchandise are Buy One, Get One 50% Off.

Before you head in store, don’t forget to add batteries to your list. Family Dollar sells 16-packs of AA and AAA Alkaline Batteries ($5), making it convenient and easier than ever to power up kids’ gifts and electronics as soon as they open them.

Daily Deals

Throughout the holidays, Family Dollar offers Daily Deals on a variety of items, including ($5 off $25 or Coke 2-Liters for .78 cents). Shoppers can view these deals on Facebook and Twitter and receive on their mobile device** every morning by texting DAILY to 28767. Subscribers will receive one text per day until the end of Daily Deals. To receive your second Daily Deal through a mobile device, reply DEALS2. For more information, visit: www.familydollar.com/DailyDeals

To view the entire toy selection at Family Dollar, check out the 2013 Toy Book at www.familydollar.com.

Family Dollar Holiday Quiz

Find out your holiday shopping persona by taking Family Dollar’s Holiday Quiz based on five multiple choice questions. Are you a SpeciaLIST, HoliDazzler, Quicker Picker or Wise (Wo)man? Through Christmas Day, the Holiday Quiz will be available here www.FamilyDollarHolidayQuiz.com, and after identifying their shopper type, users will receive a coupon for $3 off a $15 purchase at Family Dollar.

Stay up-to-date on everything Family Dollar offers to help you celebrate the holidays in style, including hours of operation, recipes, coupons and contests at www.facebook.com/familydollar or Twitter at @myfamilydollar.

Family Dollar opened 500 new stores in fiscal 2013, and now operates more than 8,000 stores throughout the U.S. Check out the merchandise and find a store near you at www.familydollar.com.

*Discount applies to lowest priced item. Selection varies by store.

** Message & data rates may apply.

About Family Dollar

For more than 50 years, Family Dollar has been providing value and convenience to customers in easy-to-shop, neighborhood locations. Family Dollar’s mix of name brands, and quality, private brand merchandise appeals to shoppers in more than 8,000 stores in rural and urban settings across 46 states. Helping families save on the items they need with everyday low prices creates a strong bond with customers who refer to their neighborhood store as “my Family Dollar.” Headquartered in Matthews, North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte, Family Dollar is a Fortune 300, publicly held company with common stock traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FDO. For more information, please visit www.familydollar.com.

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