March 02, 2009 // Franchising.com // Bear, Del., – Gamer Doc™, the retail video game store franchise that delivers a new and interactive customer experience, will be celebrating the grand opening of its first location in Delaware on Saturday, March 7. Festivities include a contest for a local high school to win a free concert by the Ting Tings, a live broadcast by radio station WSTW, a drawing for a Wii console, a $5 gift card giveaway and more.
"Our grand opening is going to be very exciting," said store owner Steve Harrington. "Mike Rossi from WSTW will be broadcasting live from the store, we'll hold a drawing for a Wii console, and will be giving away $5 gift cards, t-shirts and bracelets. Gamer Doc and WSTW are sponsoring the contest for one of the local high schools to win a free concert by the Ting Tings, which began February 23rd. Students vote for their school by sending in a text message, and the school with the most votes wins."
The winner of the Ting Tings concert will be announced on Monday, March 9, and the concert will be held on Thursday, March 19. Later in the month, Gamer Doc will host an appreciation day where 10 percent of the proceeds from all sales made to students of the winning school will be donated to the PTA.
Gamer Doc is more than a video game store; it is an entertainment center, featuring "Gamer Centers" for Xbox 360®, PlayStation3® and Wii®, making it easy for customers to find the games, consoles and accessories they are looking for. Gamer Doc also sells flat-panel HD monitors and cables and offers console and disc repairs. The knowledgeable staff can show customers how to hook-up their systems for optimum game play, share tips on ways to improve their game scores, and answer any questions they might have.
"We are here to make sure that shopping at Gamer Doc is an enjoyable experience that keeps our customers coming back to see us for all of their gaming needs," Harrington said.
Gamer Doc is an innovative franchise concept that offers the opportunity to own, develop and operate a retail video game emporium. Launched in December 2007, Gamer Doc delivers a new and interactive experience to all customers. From dedicated gamers to Mom or Dad who want to try out a game, trade-in some old games or check out the latest titles and consoles from Microsoft®, Nintendo®, and Sony®, all customers will enjoy the ultimate gaming experience. Gamer Doc offices are located in Newport Beach, Calif.