Popular New Year’s Resolutions and How We Can Help: Gain More Knowledge

Yesterday we covered what is probably the most sought-after New Year’s Resolution: losing weight. Today, we’re covering another popular resolution that can be found on almost every list of New Year goals: getting a better education. While we don’t carry college tuition in our stores, we do have several items that can help get you gain more knowledge:

E-book readers are a hot item right now, and it’s no wonder why: the ability to carry thousands of books in a such a lightweight device is extremely liberating (and green!). They are a much better solution than downloading e-books onto your laptop or smartphone as an e-reader’s battery life lasts much, much longer. Thousands of books in the … Read more...

Popular New Year’s Resolutions and How We Can Help: Lose Weight/Get In Shape

I think that a majority of us have the same New Year’s goals year after year because we don’t stick to them or they become less important as the year rolls on. This year, resolve to sticking to your goals! All this week we will be covering popular New Year’s Resolutions and some products that can help you achieve them.

Lose Weight/Get In Shape

Kinect tracks your whole body so you can be sure you’re executing moves correctly. There are a variety of exercise games available for the system, including Dance Central, Zumba Fitness, and Biggest Loser.

This game offers customized routines that target upper body, lower body, … Read more...

10 More Last-Minute Holiday Gifts

Yesterday we gave you a few last minute gift ideas for Christmas. You wanted even more gift ideas, so here are another 10 that any giftee would appreciate:

  1. PSP Madden NFL 11 Entertainment Pack: the ultimate portable gaming gift for any sports fan!
  2. Sharp 42″ 1080P LCD HDTV: one of our best-selling TVs because of its incredible price.
  3. Olympus 12MP Point & Shoot Digital Camera: comes with 8GB of built-in memory and a 3x optical zoom.
  4. VZON 32″ LCD with Built-In DVD Player: perfect for kids or dorm rooms!
  5. Toshiba Blu-Ray Disc Player: everyone with an HDTV should have a Blu-ray player to ensure the best movie-watching experience.
  6. Sony 3D Blu-Ray Disc Player:
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10 Last-Minute Gift Ideas

There are just five days until Christmas! Have you gotten all of your holiday shopping done yet? If not, or if you’re thinking of getting just a few more things for under the tree, here are some suggestions to make the holiday great:

  1. Archos 7″ Android Home Tablet: works on Android 1.5. The perfect tablet for someone who doesn’t want to break the bank!
  2. Flip Video 4 GB Flash Drive Camcorder: capture holiday memories in HD for less than $100.
  3. Logitech Harmony 620 Advanced Universal Remote: combine up to 5 remotes into one with this easy-to-use universal device.
  4. Microsoft XBOX 360 4 GB Gaming Console: includes 1 controller and built-in Wi-Fi.
  5. Garmin Nuvi 1300 4.3″ GPS
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Holiday Gift Ideas for Gamers: PlayStation Game Bundles

Your kids or gamer loved ones may have asked you this year for an additional controller for their PlayStation 3 console. An extra Dual Shock 3 controller will normally run you $54.99, so what about getting a game with it for just $5 more? Our new Dual Shock 3 bundles with classic PlayStation 3 games are an exciting and easy gaming gift on a budget. Over $83 in value is included in every box!

The bundles available include:

Little Big Planet Game of the Year Edition with Black Dual Shock 3 Controller

This side-scrolling platformer allows you to travel around the world with internationally-themed levels as you collect stickers, items and costumes for your Sackboy character. A second controller is … Read more...

Dr. Oz Mentions P.C. Richard & Son for a Personal Humidifier

Lori, customer and Dr. Oz show viewer, mentioned to us on our Facebook fan page that the doctor recommended us on his show today! His show mentioned a discounted personal humidifier that we carry. After a little bit of research I came across an episode recap from today on drozfans.com. We were delighted to read what happened!

Dr Oz brought 3 women on his show: Felicia, Staci and Doreen and all of them were given the same goals – to find the best deal on the health products from Dr Oz’s list. The first assignment was to find the best deal online for a humidifier. Here are the tips them came up with:

– Use shopzilla and bizrate, which

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Google Launches Web’s Largest E-Book Store

E-book readers are the hot new item that everyone wants. They’re small, portable, help save the environment by saving paper, save on battery life and hold hundreds or thousands of books. Google has just released the largest e-book store on the web and carry both paid and public domain materials and is now a perfect resource for all e-reader owners!

While more contemporary books are available for a fee, be sure to also check out the best of free section highlighting popular stories like Pride & Prejudice, Moby Dick and The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, but you can find free books on any topic by searching and sorting by “free only.” As an example, here is a search Read more...

Performance Recap: Flo Rida at the P.C. Richard & Son Theater

Flo Rida tore it up at our P.C. Richard & Son Theater last night and put on one of the most energetic and fun performances we’ve seen so far! Fans were delighted as he danced and jumped around on stage, invited audience members to join him, threw money into the crowd and joined them to jump around. Check out the video below to see what I mean!

Flo Rida performed seven songs, including:

  • In the Ayer
  • Low (and brought several audience members onto the stage to ‘get low’)
  • Be On You
  • Come With Me
  • Sugar
  • Right Round
  • Club Can’t Handle Me

For photos of the show, check out our theater gallery!

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We’re Now Well Into the Holiday Season!

Happy first day of December, and happy first day of Hanukkah! We wish our employees and customers a joyful time with family and friends during this Festival of Lights.

We are now 23 days away from our Christmas delivery deadline. You can find a full December calendar with our holiday hours, shipping deadlines and other important information here. Important shipping dates include:

December 13th by Noon EST – last day for UPS ground shipping to receive by December 24.
December 21st by Noon EST – last day for 3 day shipping
December 22nd by Noon EST – last day for 2 day shipping
December 23rd by Noon EST – last day for overnight shipping

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