TORONTO, Ontario -- Sony of Canada Ltd., Canada's leading electronic and computer products solutions provider for consumers and business, today announced that customers who buy selected industry-leading Sony Grand WEGA™ and Sony BRAVIA™ with a Sony RDR-GX330 DVD recorder are eligible to receive $100 by mail-in rebate.
Effective from June 1 to July 10, 2006, or while quantities last, customers who purchase select 40" to 60" large-screen models of the Grand WEGA rear-projection LCD (liquid crystal display) TV or BRAVIA flat-panel LCD TV with an RDR-GX330 DVD recorder are eligible to receive a cheque for $100 from Sony.
"The best hockey in the world takes place every June and the best soccer in the world only happens in June every four years – and you don't want to miss either event because you happen to be at work, out doing errands or up at the cottage," said Robin Powell, Senior Marketing Manager, Consumer Display Products, Consumer Audio Visual/Information Technology Group, Sony of Canada Ltd. "With Sony's TV-DVD recorder promotion, you'll be able to record all the action that you can't watch live more affordably than ever before. With Sony's large-screen Grand WEGA SXRD and BRAVIA High-Definition-ready HDTVs, you'll see hockey and soccer like you've never experienced it before – on your own schedule."
The RDR-GX330 DVD recorder has a manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) of $349.99. Qualifying Grand WEGA and BRAVIA TVs have MSRPs starting at $1,999.99 and 3,499.99, respectively.
About Sony of Canada Ltd.
Established in 1955, Sony of Canada Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of Tokyo, Japan, a world leader in the manufacture and marketing of electronic and computer products for consumer, business, electronics publishing and multimedia applications on a global scale. With headquarters in Toronto, sales offices in Vancouver and Montreal and distribution centres in Coquitlam, British Columbia, and Whitby, Ontario, approximately 1,000 employees support 77 Sony stores and a network of more than 500 authorized dealers across Canada.
John B. Challinor II APR
General Manager, Advertising
& Corporate Communications
Sony of Canada Ltd.
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