Kimco Realty Corp : Kimco Realty Launches Back-to-School Shopping Spree Sweepstakes on Facebook
08/20/2012| 09:05am US/Eastern
Customers can enter to win a $1,000 shopping spree at Kimco's Airport
Plaza center in Farmingdale, NY
Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) is forging ahead with its social media
initiatives today with the launch of a new back-to-school sweepstakes on
Plaza Facebook page. The sweepstakes gives Airport Plaza customers
the chance to win a $1,000 shopping spree for any stores in the
Farmingdale, N.Y., center.
"The goal of this sweepstakes is to delight and engage shoppers," said
Diane Agostinello, director of marketing and leasing services at Kimco.
"Kimco is taking innovative approaches to help drive foot traffic to its
properties and improve the retail experience at its centers. Our social
media strategies--from blogging
and beyond--are continuing to open lines of communication between Kimco
and its core audiences."
The Airport Plaza sweepstakes is the first of several Facebook
promotions and contests that Kimco plans to roll out in the coming weeks
and months. Over the past year, Kimco has launched 10 Facebook pages for
the company and its properties across the country.
The sweepstakes is open to all legal U.S. residents over the age of 18.
It runs Aug. 20, 2012, to Sept. 20, 2012. To enter to win and to read
the full sweepstakes rules, visit Kimco's Airport Plaza Facebook page.
There is no purchase necessary to enter the sweepstakes. Kimco will
announce the winner on the Airport Plaza Facebook page.
Airport Plaza is located at Route 110 and Conklin Street in Farmingdale,
N.Y. Retailers include Bed
Bath & Beyond, PetSmart,
Sporting Goods, Staples,
Depot, and RadioShack,
to name just a few.
Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) is a real estate investment trust (REIT)
headquartered in New Hyde Park, N.Y., that owns and operates North
America's largest portfolio of neighborhood and community shopping
centers. As of June 30, 2012, the company owned interests in 926
shopping centers comprising 136 million square feet of leasable space
across 44 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, and South America.
Publicly traded on the NYSE since 1991, and included in the S&P 500
Index, the company has specialized in shopping center acquisitions,
development, and management for 50 years. For further information, visit
the company's web site at www.KimcoRealty.com,
its blog at blog.KimcoRealty.com,
or follow Kimco on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/KimcoRealty.
David F. Bujnicki
Vice President, Investor
Relations and Corporate Communications
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