BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Sam’s Club, the nation’s eighth largest retailer and a leading membership warehouse club, today announced its eighth annual Holiday Taste of Sam’s Club, a nationwide event that offers Sam’s Club members and guests the opportunity to sample a wide-variety of decadent and gourmet foods, preview cooking demonstrations and take part in holiday decoration workshops.
“The Holiday Taste of Sam’s Club event is a great way to kick-off the holiday season to try delicious favorites and new recipes from Sam’s Club, while taking part in live cooking and decorating demonstrations,” said Shawn Baldwin, senior vice president of Fresh, Freezer and Cooler at Sam’s Club. “The tastings will offer something for everyone, from gourmet appetizers and entrees to fresh fruits, vegetables and locally prepared desserts.”
Festive Foods and Inspiring Ideas
This year’s Holiday Taste of Sam’s Club event will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Nov. 19, 20 and 21 at more than 600 Sam’s Club locations across the country. The event will feature nearly 50 menu items, totaling more than 500,000 pounds of food, served during the three-day event. Shoppers will be able to sample the best flavors of the season, from hand-cut USDA choice beef and boneless spiral hams to delectable appetizers, premium side dishes and elegant desserts.
Additionally, Sam’s Club will host a Trim-A-Tree demonstration workshop for members to learn affordable and creative decorating tips on personalizing their trees and homes for the holidays. Each member will receive a complimentary 20 page booklet … while supplies last. Choose from glamorous to whimsical looks and the season’s coolest color trends.
To locate a Holiday Taste of Sam’s Club event, visit http://samsclub.com. For more recipes, instructional videos, daily tips and deals, visit the Holidays Made Simple site at http://samsclub.com/holidays or download the Sam’s Club mobile application to your iPhone, Android or BlackBerry.
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About Sam’s Club
Sam’s Club is a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., (NYSE: WMT). The first Sam’s Club opened its doors in Midwest City, Okla., in 1983. Today, Sam’s Club serves more than 47 million U.S. Members with locations nationwide, as well in Brazil, China and Mexico. Sam’s Club saves its members on average 30.4 percent over grocery and specialty retailers by offering superior values on quality merchandise and services for home or work. Saving is made simple at Sam’s Club. Visit samsclub.com for more information.
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