Container Store Teams with Southwest Airlines for Airport Gift Wrapping

Airport travelers will also be eligible for prize giveaways
December 22, 2016David Gill

ContainerStorelogo3x2DALLAS-The Container Store is joining forces with Southwest Airlines to provide complimentary gift wrapping today at 10 airports throughout the United States.

The Container Store’s wrapping experts will also be sharing professional gift wrapping tips with travelers and will conduct demonstrations on how to create a pom-pom bow. Also, The Container Store and Southwest Airlines will give away prizes every hour to travelers through a gift wrapping challenge, trivia, games and others.

“The Container Store and Southwest Airlines are both passionate about surprising and delighting our customers,” said Melissa Reiff, the retailer’s CEO. “It’s the perfect time of year to spread joy and holiday cheer by treating travelers to free gift packaging during the busy holiday travel season.”

The gift wrapping is taking place at the following airports: Chicago Midway International Airport, Love Field here, Denver International Airport, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Indianapolis International Airport, Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, Nashville International Airport in Tennessee and Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport in California.

David GillDavid Gill | Senior Editor

David Gill covers home textiles, small electrics housewares, personal-care products, cleaning products, mattresses, consumer electronics and major appliances. He also reports on retailers and writes about the business and financial side of both vendors and retailers. He has more than 30 years of experience in business journalism, and has worked for other publications and websites that cover consumer products from both the manufacturer and retailer sides. His outside interests include sports (he is a big fan of the New York teams and of British soccer), cooking, movies and theater. He occasionally enjoys a good cigar as well.


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