|By Marketwired .||
|February 7, 2014 06:00 AM EST||
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 02/07/14 -- hmv Canada, the nation's premiere retail destination for music and entertainment, is proud to once again partner with The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) to present JUNO Fan Fare 2014, for the second consecutive year. The JUNO Awards will be held March 24th - 30th, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
"JUNO Fan Fare gives fans a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet their favourite Canadian artists, and we are very excited to once again be a part of that experience," said Saundra Bianchi, Director of Marketing, hmv Canada. "As the home of entertainment, hmv has played a leading role in supporting the Canadian music community for over 25 years, and we proud to support CARAS with this sponsorship opportunity and are eager for what this year's JUNO Awards will bring."
JUNO Fan Fare will take place on March 29th, 2014 at 12:00pm at St. Vital Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. hmv Canada encourages fans to stay connected via social media for multiple contest announcements both nationally and locally at its Winnipeg locations. Prizes will include a trip to The 2014 JUNO Award Broadcast, JUNO Fan Fare experiences including VIP wristbands to JUNO Fan Fare with Green Room access, guaranteed autograph JUNO Fan Fare wristbands, and more!
About hmv Canada
hmv Canada's first store opened in 1986, from which it has grown to become a Canadian entertainment market leader with 111 stores from Newfoundland to British Columbia, including flagship locations in Toronto, Edmonton, and Montreal. hmv Canada is an innovator in its market, launching in 2009 hmvdigital.ca its digital music store, in 2010, the purehmv customer rewards program, which has attracted over 1.5 million paid cardholders. hmv has been named Canadian Music Retailer of the Year for the past 21 years, and has also been recognized as the Canadian Entertainment Network DVD Retailer of the Year. In July 2011, Re:Capital Canada, a subsidiary of Hilco Capital, acquired hmv Canada from the UK's HMV Group plc.