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See Toy Story 3 Toys Come To Life At Whitcoulls

MEDIA RELEASE 16th November, 2010
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Kids And Families Can See The Toy Story 3 Toys Come To Life At Whitcoulls Queen Street

To celebrate the launch of Disney's Toy Story 3 on DVD and Blu-Ray, Whitcoulls Corner at 210 Queen Street is this week featuring a unique window installation, where the much-loved Toy Story characters are coming to life!

Toy Story 3 was the biggest animated movie ever in the US Box Office, where famous Woody, Buzz Lightyear & friends captured the hearts and imaginations of families around the world, and introduced us to a few new faces at Sunnyside Daycare, including Ken and Barbie who make an impressionable appearance.

Kicking off today, the store has interactive window displays at Whitcoulls Corner on Queen Street, where characters are interacting with passersby and providing a welcome change of atmosphere to Auckland’s busy Queen Street.

Each window along the Queen Street side of the store is representing a key scene from the Toy Story 3 movie – including the much-loved Buzz Lightyear, who appears in store larger than life in a statue, perfect for pictures with kids and families. Don’t miss Woody, Jessie the Cowgirl, and Barbie, all in real life and making the windows a real life experience for customers.

Visit the store from today until Sunday the 21st November and be a part of the fun!

Meet the Toy Story characters this week!
Monday - Friday - daily from 8am till 10am, 12pm till 2pm, 4pm till 6pm
Saturday - 10am till 3pm
Sunday - 11am till 2pm

In addition to the feature windows in-store, there's colouring and creative spaces for the kids to exercise there artistic skills in, giveaways of Balloons and stickers, and the chance to win the ultimate Toy Story 3 bedroom set in-store.

Whitcoulls NZ Marketing Manager Catherine Collins said that she is delighted to have such a fun and interactive in-store experience for customers. "The joy of the characters coming to life is one that young and old can join us in celebrating" said Ms. Collins. "We encourage parents and children to visit Whitcoulls Corner, and get involved in the interactive activities in-store”.

In addition to the new release Toy Story 3 DVD, a complete range of Toy Story 3 Books, plush toys, books and games are available in store for families to enjoy at home.

For store location and character hours, visit


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