OAKDALE, Minn. (April 29, 2011) – Nearly 1 in 4 Americans will take a spring vacation this year, with many more choosing to enjoy the outdoors in their hometown*. Whether you are planning a getaway, heading to the park or enjoying your backyard, Memorex™ has the tools to bring your family together and create more “WeTime” - activities that promote family togetherness.
This spring, Memorex is helping families take their favorite tunes almost anywhere – from the backyard, to the beach and beyond – with the Memorex WeTime Sounds of Spring Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes runs through May 31, and three lucky winners will be awarded a Memorex PurePlay™ Portable Speaker.
“Just in time for the spring travel season, Memorex is helping families groove on the go with the easy-to-use PurePlay Portable Speaker,” said Erica Danielski, Memorex global brand manager, Imation Corp. “With its rubberized bottom and compact design, the system packs big sound, yet is portable enough to fit a purse, backpack or diaper bag.”
Open to legal residents in the United States and the District of Columbia 18 years of age or older, there are two easy ways to enter the sweepstakes: Beginning May 1, parents can visit Modernmomconnect.com and answer the question: “What activity is your family looking forward to this spring?” Parents also have the option to enter through the Memorex Facebook Fan Page under the sweepstakes tab.
The PurePlay Portable Speaker features a lithium ion battery, which provides hours of listening enjoyment, while simultaneously charging your iPod or iPhone device. Offered in black or white, the PurePlay Portable Speaker retails for $69.99 (MSRP) and is available in the United States at Best Buy stores, BestBuy.com and amazon.com.
For additional information, please visit www.memorex.com.
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*Travel statistics from the Rasmussen Report national telephone survey.
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