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by FreshDirect
Posted: Friday, November 13, 2009 at 9:06AM EST

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for Thanksgiving, FreshDirect, one of the nation’s leading online gourmet food providers and delivery services, announced the launch of its Thanksgiving Feast Giveaway. For the 2009 Thanksgiving season, one in every 100 customers who orders a complete chef-prepared Thanksgiving feast will win their holiday dinner free of charge!  

"For years our customers have depended on FreshDirect to deliver all the necessities for a sumptuous and affordable Thanksgiving feast for their friends and family. This year, to thank our customers, we have launched the ’Thanksgiving Feast Giveaway.’ Every 100th customer who orders a chef-prepared Thanksgiving feast will enjoy it for free, compliments of FreshDirect. We expect enthusiastic response from customers, so visit now to increase your chance of winning," said Monica Woo, chief marketing and strategy officer, FreshDirect.  

FreshDirect’s Thanksgiving Central is a one-stop shop for a stress-free and affordable Thanksgiving celebration. Thanksgiving Central features a wide selection of whole fresh and frozen turkeys, including organic and all-natural turkeys and Plainville brand fresh or smoked turkeys. For something different, there is the Cajun creation known as "Turducken." It consists of a semi-deboned turkey stuffed with a boneless chicken breast, both raised without antibiotics, and a boneless Muscovy duck breast that is filled with savory cranberry stuffing. Not a bird-lover? No problem. FreshDirect offers 3,000 varieties of high-quality fresh food including prime beef, succulent veal and pork to celebrate the Thanksgiving season.  

Those who prefer not to cook from scratch this Thanksgiving season can order a FreshDirect chef-prepared turkey feast that features a seasoned turkey along with a choice of stuffing, four side dishes, traditional gravy, cranberry sauce, soft dinner rolls and dessert items, all conveniently delivered to your doorstop.  

Starting at less than $20 per person, FreshDirect’s Thanksgiving chef-prepared turkey feasts are ready to heat and serve.  

Among the turkey feasts available are:  

  • 12-14lb Turkey (serves 4-6) - $149.99
  • 16-18lb Turkey (serves 8-12) - $199.99
  • 20-22lb Turkey (serves 14-18) - $299.99  

FreshDirect’s Thanksgiving Central also features one-click recipes and tips on deals to help our customers save time and money this Thanksgiving. And, thanks to FreshDirect’s QuickShop tool, customers who shopped in previous years can easily reorder from their Thanksgiving shopping list with the click of the mouse.  

Order from Thanksgiving Central now through November 22, 2009. Those ordering delicious chef-prepared Thanksgiving meals will have a one in 100 chance of getting this plentiful ready to heat and serve feast gratis! Bring on Thanksgiving at!  

Official Terms and Conditions:  

To enter, simply place an order for a FreshDirect Complete Thanksgiving Meal on or before November 22, 2009. FreshDirect will draw 1 winner from every 100 customers who order Complete Thanksgiving Meal, and winners will receive a credit on their FreshDirect account for the amount of the meal purchased. To enter without purchase, send a postcard with your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address to: FreshDirect Complete Thanksgiving Meal Giveaway 23-30 Borden Avenue Long Island City, NY 11101. Postcards that arrive before November 1 or after November 22, 2009, will not be entered in the drawing. Limit one postcard entry per week, per household. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. FreshDirect employees (or members of their households) are not eligible to win. Your delivery address must be in the FreshDirect delivery area to win. Prizes and Approximate Retail Value:  

Winners will each receive a credit on their FreshDirect account for the value of the Complete Thanksgiving Meal purchased and delivered. Value: Sm. Thanksgiving Dinner (Serves 4-6), $149.99; Med. Thanksgiving Dinner (Serves 8-12), $199.99; Lg. Thanksgiving Dinner (Serves 14-18), $299.99. Customers who cancel their Complete Thanksgiving Meal are not eligible to win. Winners will be selected from all valid entries received, on or about November 30, by employees of FreshDirect, whose decisions are final and binding. Each winner will be notified and will receive a credit for the cost of the dinner on their account by December 11, 2009.  

About FreshDirect  

FreshDirect is one of the nation’s leading online food brands and grocery providers, known for its convenient home delivery service and the manufacture of fresh, delicious food. Changing the way customers shop for groceries since 2002, the company uses a direct distribution model with in-house, overnight production that cuts out the middleman and helps FreshDirect offer farm-fresh food at prices up to 20% lower than conventional grocery stores. Every product is 100% satisfactory guaranteed, every time. Thanks to expert daily ratings, FreshDirect customers can easily shop for best of the season in produce and seafood. Only at FreshDirect, the online shopping experience is highly personalized with smart shopping features that help customers track their favorites, remember missed items, shop from previous orders and get recommendations on new foods they might like. FreshDirect has also teamed up with top New York City chefs and restaurants to bring customers quick, restaurant-quality prepared meals, unavailable anywhere else. FreshDirect has fulfilled more than ten million orders to date. Its ever-expanding service area includes most of Manhattan, locations in Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and the Bronx, as well as parts of New Jersey, Westchester and Nassau County. FreshDirect ranks 62 on Internet Retailers America’s Top 500 guide. For more information, visit  

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Source: FreshDirect

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