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And Now For The Shopping
Nov 22 2005

UNION, N.J., Nov. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- You've planned your holiday entertaining right through New Year's Eve, you've equipped your kitchen with the newest gadgets and you're ready for those overnight guests ...

Now it's time to SHOP.

"Before you get on the road or online, make your shopping list and check it twice. Then, separate everyone into categories. Think about what they like, what they need and most of all, what they'd wish for this holiday season," said Bari Fagin of Bed Bath & Beyond.

To help you out, here are some category suggestions and great gifts that suit each one.

    The Athlete

  • A boxing set which includes a punching bag and gloves. It's a great way to exercise and it's the perfect fun gift for home or office.
  • A body fat hydration scale with remote time and temperature display works double duty for the fitness buff. It has ITO technology for the latest in body measurements and a removable wireless LCD display that can be placed on a wall or counter for easy reading. The display can even read the temperature outside.
  • A unique, massaging ottoman soothes legs, claves and feet with deep kneading and vibrating massage action. Perfect for a runner's tired legs.
  • A golf organizing rack is perfect for someone who loves the game. It holds golf bags, shoes and accessories.

    The Collector

  • For the tea drinker: A refillable wooden tea box set, complete with an assortment of teas displayed in fine wood box with velvet lining and hinged closure.
  • For the best dressed man: With the touch of a button, this lighted tie rack will help him find the exact tie he's looking for, even in the darkest of closets.
  • For the watch wearer: A watch case with a glass lid holds up to 5 watches in the top compartment, one to match every mood. Two deep, lined drawers can hold pocket watches or even eyeglasses.
  • For the pocket collector: Empty your pockets every night? A roll-top dresser or desk valet is the answer. It's great for organizing those items and the padded bottom interior and soft felt bottom drawer protects valuables.

    The Cook

  • A high-tech designed nutritional food scale for the health-conscious cook. It allows you to record daily food intake and set dietary goals, along with enough memory for 1,500 food choices.
  • A new salad chopper makes a once-tedious task so much easier. It combines a scissor and spoon to chop and toss all of the vegetables right in the salad bowl.
  • A chocolate fondue fountain. You have to be able to indulge once in a while, and fresh fruit never tasted better than when dipped in chocolate.

    The Shopper

  • A Bed Bath & Beyond Gift Card: the gift that will let them do exactly what they love to do -- shop for themselves. At Bed Bath & Beyond everyone on your list can find exactly what they're wishing for this year.
  • Bed Bath & Beyond Gift Cards are available in all Bed Bath & Beyond stores and online at You can purchase them in any denomination. They have no fees and they never expire. Customers can check their balances online or by calling the number on the back of their card.

SOURCE Bed Bath & Beyond

CONTACT: Bari Fagin, Bed Bath & Beyond, or +1-631-420-7050 x5371