The new Smartbox collection for the New York City and surrounding areas provides a diverse array of gift experiences that will leave a lasting memory for everyone
New York, NY (PRWEB) November 03, 2011
Smartbox, the worldwide leader in the ‘experiential gifting’ category, has officially released it’s new collection of New York City & metropolitan area gift experiences and is available for the upcoming holiday season.
The emerging “experiential gifting” industry provides thought from the gift-giver and an array of options for the gift recipient. Led by Smartbox, the “experiential gifting” category has gained it’s international popularity by creating emotions and memories in the gifting industry – both in consumer and business marketplaces.
The New York City metropolitan area “Fun For All” ($49) offers over 50 activities in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, New York State, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. Whether it’s activities such as a hot yoga lesson or horseback riding experience, a fun-filled afternoon is guaranteed.
The New York and surrounding areas “Adventure” ($69) offers over 60 activities in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Long Island, New York State, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. For adrenaline junkies, they may enjoy experiences such as an introductory plane flight lesson or a kayaking trip.
The New York City metropolitan area “Spa & Wellness” ($99) offers over 85 wellbeing packages in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Long Island, Bronx, New York State and New Jersey. For those seeking relaxation, they can select experiences such as a Swedish massage or an ultimate facial package from an array of first-class spas.
The New York and surrounding areas “Charming Getaways” ($129) offers over 40 different one-night “bed and breakfast” stays in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Maryland. First-rate accommodations promise a wonderful night’s stay and a charming breakfast.
The New York and surrounding areas “Gourmet Retreats” ($369) offers over 35 different one-night stays with dinner and breakfast in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Delaware, Vermont and Rhode Island. This experience provides an elegant candlelight dinner and night away in a luxurious abode.
“The new Smartbox collection for the New York City and surrounding areas provides a diverse array of gift experiences that will leave a lasting memory for everyone,” said David Meyers, Smartbox CEO of North America. “Whether you prefer a relaxing night in front of a cozy fireplace or an adrenaline-filled outdoor adventure, Smartbox is the leader in ‘experiential gifting’."
The New York City and surrounding area Smartbox experiences are available now at http://www.smartbox.com.
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Smartbox is the next generation of gift cards allowing one to choose from a selection of activities and destinations within a given theme. Smartbox is presented in a gift box featuring a color guidebook with full details of each activity or escape. The recipient selects an experience, makes the reservation directly with the establishment (contact details are provided in the guidebook) and redeems the gift card upon arrival. Currently, Smartbox is available in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Great Lakes, Texas & California regions of the U.S.
Since its creation, Smart&Co. has grown at an exceptional rate. Having branches in Europe, the U.S., and Canada with its head office near Paris, today it employs more than 1,000 employees. Smart&Co. and its Smartbox gift experiences are specialists in creating interesting trips and leisure activities. Since the founding of the group, more than 5 million Europeans have experienced Smart&Co. In 2004 Smart&Co. was awarded the Oscar for Innovation -- Smart&Co. continues to find new ways of bringing people together for leisure pursuits.