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Press release from Business Wire

Come Visit Gap Inc. Stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Come Visit Gap Inc. Stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday18:56 EST Wednesday, November 21, 2012 (Business Wire) -- Gap Inc.: What:     This Thanksgiving and Black Friday, come visit Gap Inc. stores and interview our Fashion Ambassadors. They'll share details about the latest deals available in our stores and provide exclusive tips about all the hottest fashion trends this holiday season.   Over 1,100 stores across the country will be open on Thanksgiving Day, including nearly 800 Old Navy stores, more than 200 combined Gap and Gap Outlet stores, and more than 100 total Banana Republic and Banana Republic Factory stores.   Additionally, almost 1,500 stores across Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic, Gap Outlet and Banana Republic Factory Store divisions will open at midnight on Black Friday, November 23.   Check out our brand's doorbusters and promotions:   Gap True to its “Be Bright” marketing platform, Gap is turning Black Friday into “Bright Friday,” with up to 60 percent off storewide from Tuesday, November 20 through Sunday, November 25. From midnight until noon on Black Friday, customers can get sweaters for $19 at Gap and graphic tees for $5 at GapKids and babyGap. Also, when you buy a Gap gift card, a percentage of your purchase goes toward two non-profit organizations: CARE and Communities In Schools. Gap Outlet will be offering up to 70 percent off everything in the stores starting November 16 and lasting through Sunday, November 25.   Old Navy On Black Friday, everything is on sale with featured doorbuster deals on coats, denim and tees. Customers can line up early for a free New Super Mario Bros. U game for Nintendo's all new Wii U system with the purchase of $40 ($59.99 value; quantities limited and vary per store).   Banana Republic On Black Friday, Banana Republic will offer customers 40 percent off their entire purchase all day long. Starting December 1 through December 12, Banana Republic is launching “12 Days of Joy,” an exciting program giving shoppers a special free holiday surprise every time they shop. Banana Republic Factory Stores will be offering up to 70% off everything in stores starting November 16 and lasting through Sunday, November 25.   Athleta “Take a Breather from Black Friday” with Athleta. Visit any Athleta store across the country on Black Friday for a break from shopping. Each location will feature special offers such as giveaways, free fitness classes, and personal shoppers to help women renew, refuel, and recharge. Check www.athleta.com/stores to view the day's activities per store.   Piperlime In celebration of Piperlime's first holiday with a physical store location, Piperlime in New York's SoHo neighborhood will open its doors an hour early on Black Friday and offer a hot chocolate and holiday treats to shoppers.   When: Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday   How: For store locations, hours, promotions and events please visit www.gapinc.com/Holiday2012.   Need more info? Email us at press@gap.com. Gap Inc.Liz Nunan, 925-878-9465