Target Lowers iPhone 3GS Price at Stores Beginning January 7th

MINNEAPOLIS - January 10, 2011
Target today announced it will reduce the price for the iPhone 8GB 3GS from $99 to $49 in 846 of its stores with Target Mobile centers.  This promotion is offered in conjunction with Target’s Electronics Trade-In service, which allows guests to trade-in a used cell phone for credit towards any Target purchase – making the 8GB 3GS iPhone an even greater value.
“This promotion offers Target’s guests a tremendous value on one of the most popular electronics products in our store,” said Mark Schindele, Senior Vice President of Merchandising for Target. “Guests can also take advantage of our Electronics Trade-In service to receive a trade-in card to put towards a purchase of the iPhone 3GS.”
Target delivers a convenient mobile shopping experience with in-store activation and expert support from Target Mobile specialists. Target Mobile centers are currently available in 846 Target locations nationwide and will be rolling out to most Target stores by mid-2011.
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