|It's Not Too Late...Book your Mid-Winter Break Vacation Getaway|
|Newly Re-Designed SearsTravel.ca Offers Hot Last Minute Deals at Web-Only Pricing|
TORONTO, Mar 2, 2006 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX News Network) -- (TSX: SCC) - With the March Break vacation season upon us, SearsTravel.ca helps families find that ideal mid-winter break getaway with the convenience and ease that booking with SearsTravel.ca offers.
"We know that many Canadians are hoping to escape the mid-winter blues, and may not have yet booked their hot destination vacation," said Bryson Forbes, National Manager, Product & Marketing, Sears Travel. "We recognize that many of our customers lead busy lifestyles and can't get into a travel agency to plan their vacation. SearsTravel.ca offers customers the ability to research, view and book their travel destination with the simple click of a mouse, without leaving the comfort of their homes."
The newly re-designed SearsTravel.ca site includes many innovative features to help consumers book their vacation online quickly and easily. The new agent locator tool allows customers to enter their specific vacation requirements, and with the click of a button, the site populates a number of expert agents specializing in their chosen destination, meeting their unique needs. The camera icon also allows customers to see their chosen destination before they even arrive. Customers are also offered web-only pricing deals, that are booked with an easy 5-click booking flow.
Book your exciting Mid-Winter Break getaway to hot spot vacation destinations such as Orlando, Florida, Cancun, Mexico, Varadero, Cuba and both Punta Cana and Puerto Plata, in the Dominican Republic. Sears Travel(TM) encourages clients to book soon as space is starting to fill up.
SearsTravel.ca is a bilingual site. The French-language web address is www.voyagessears.ca.
Sears Travel(TM) is a full-service national travel agency of Sears Canada. Sears Travel(TM) offers three ways to book: in-store, on-line at www.searstravel.ca or by phone at 1-866-FLY-SEARS (1-866-359-7327).
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network of 188 corporate stores, 181 dealer stores, 65 home improvement showrooms, over 2,100 catalogue merchandise pick-up locations, 112 Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home maintenance, repair, and installation network. The Company also publishes Canada's most extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping online at www.sears.ca
SOURCE: Sears Canada Inc.
Katarina Kristanic, Sears Canada Inc., (416) 941-4424, email@example.com