It's #ForceFriday today, 9/4. What does that mean?!?
Today is the release of merchandise inspired by the highly anticipated new movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens. This global launch happened at over 3,000 retail locations in the U.S., as they opened their doors at midnight for fans to be among the first to discover the new products.
You can visit the 18+hour global unboxing event on YouTube where highlights of the new product range were officially unveiled.
One of my favorite products was unveiled on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night. It is the
Star Wars Kylo Ren Voice Changing Mask
And today, 9/4, your entire order ships FREE with any Star Wars purchase,
just use the code: FORCE
Beyond lightsabers, construction sets, figures and collectibles, fans can find products across a wide variety of categories, including apparel for all members of the family, home décor, lifestyle accessories, books and more. These new Star Wars products can be found around the world at mass and specialty retailers, such as Amazon.com, Kohl's, Target, Toys "R" Us and Walmart as well.
Target has coupons to stack with the toy release.
Use the promo code: FORCE at checkout online or text FORCE or FORCE25 to Target and get the coupons on your mobile phone to use in-store.
Don't forget to use your RedCard and save another 5%.
Here are some highlights from the merchandise release in the U.S.:
- J. Crew apparel for men, women and kids featuring the fan-favorite "Chewie, we're home" scene of Chewbacca and Han Solo from the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer
- A Star Wars collection of Rock & Republic® misses apparel and Mighty Fine juniors apparel offers female fans graphic tees, leggings, sweatshirts, hoodies and dresses available at Kohl's. Use the code: COOKOUT10 and get $10 off a $30 or more purchase thru 9/7! This makes some great deals to be had. Not to mention, you will earn $10 in Kohl's Cash for every $50 spent thru 9/7 as well.
- The ultimate Millennium Falcon children's bed from Pottery Barn Kids, looking like something seen from a galaxy far, far away.
- A villainous take on home merchandise featuring new characters from the Dark Side, such as First Order Stormtroopers and Kylo Ren available at JCPenney. JCPenney also has a few coupons thru 9/7: $10 off $25 or more (code: PICNIC4U) or 15% off your entire purchase (code: PARADE4U) or 20% off your entire purchase when you checkout with your JCPenney credit card (code: PARADE4U)
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Official Trailer