ALISO VIEJO, Calif. March 10, 2004 — Buy.com, Inc.,The Internet Superstore™, today announced the winner in its monthly Segway Sweepstakes. The ninth winner is Jennifer Riley from Windsor, NY.
“When I checked my e-mail and saw that I had won the Buy.com Segway giveaway, I couldn't believe it. I was jumping up and down and grinning from ear to ear,” Jennifer said. “I discovered Buy.com a few years ago by accident while searching for an Internet company that had great deals on electronics. Ever since, I've pre-ordered many of my DVDs and video games, and can't believe how fast they arrive at my doorstep.”
“At Buy.com, we are committed to providing our customers with great value, excellent customer service, and a fun, no-hassles shopping experience,” said Larisa Hall, vice president of marketing at Buy.com. “This sweepstakes is yet another way for us to provide our customers with the best value—at Buy.com, everybody can feel like a winner.”
The Segway is a personal transport system that allows people to travel quicker and accomplish more in less time. It retails for about $5,000. Buy.com will give away a Segway every month until May 2004. Shoppers can check out the giveaway at www.buy.com and click on Segway Giveaway. No purchase is necessary.
Buy.com®, The Internet Superstore™, offers its over 6 million customers more than 1.5 million products in a range of categories including computer hardware and software, electronics, cellular products and services, music, DVDs, books, toys and more. Individuals and businesses can shop quickly and easily at Buy.com 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Buy.com was named one of the Top 50 web sites in 2002 and 2003 by Internet Retailer, the top performing site on Gomez Inc.’s E-Holiday Shopping 2002 Index in the music, electronics and books category (December 2002), “Best Overall Place To Buy Mobile Devices” (January 2002), "Best E-Commerce Site" by PC World magazine (June 2001), "Best Overall Place To Buy" by Computer Shopper Magazine (January 2001), a "Best of the Web" in the computer and electronics category by Forbes Magazine (spring 2000 and fall 2000), and the No. 1 electronics e-tailer in the PowerRankings by Forrester Research, Inc. (November 2000). Buy.com, founded in June 1997, is located in Aliso Viejo, California. For more information, visit www.buy.com. Buy.com® and The Internet Superstore™ are trademarks of Buy.com, Inc.
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