Cost Plus World Market® and Southwest Airlines® Invite Customers to Enter the “Great Summer Getaway” Sweepstakes Now

  Cost Plus World Market® and Southwest Airlines® Invite Customers to Enter
  the “Great Summer Getaway” Sweepstakes Now Through July 5, 2013

  Four Weekly Grand Prize Packages of a Trip for Four to Anywhere Southwest
                                Airlines Flies

Business Wire

OAKLAND, Calif. -- June 10, 2013

Cost Plus World Market® and Southwest Airlines® announce the launch of their
“Great Summer Getaway” Sweepstakes, in which four lucky winners will win a
grand prize trip package. Now through July 5, customers can enter for a chance
to win airfare for four on Southwest Airlines, hotel accommodations and a $500
World Market gift card at www.worldmarket.com/swa.

Whether you want to spend time on the warm beaches of Florida, find out who
makes the best gumbo in New Orleans or take in a Broadway show in New York
this summer, Southwest Airlines can help you get there.

And, World Market can help you celebrate summertime in your own backyard or on
the road. The specialty retailer has everything you need for fun in the sun
with style. The store has a wide assortment of outdoor décor items, insulated
totes, colorful string lights, drinkware, retro games and toys and
old-fashioned food and beverages for your themed backyard parties, picnics at
the park or soaking up the sun at the beach.

More information about Cost Plus World Market and its products and promotions
can be found at www.worldmarket.com. To stay up to date on all of Cost Plus
World Market’s current promotions and events, follow us on
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About Southwest Airlines

From its first flights on June 18, 1971, Southwest Airlines launched an era of
unprecedented affordability in air travel quantified by the U.S. Department of
Transportation as “The Southwest Effect,” a lowering of fares and increase in
passenger traffic wherever the carrier serves. On every flight, Southwest
offers Customers the first two pieces of checked luggage (weight and size
limitations apply) and all ticket changes without additional fees. Southwest’s
all Boeing fleet consistently offers leather seating and the comfort of
full-size cabins, many of which are equipped with satellite-based WiFi
connectivity and a new, sustainable cabin interior. With 40 consecutive years
of profitability, the People of Southwest operate nearly 3,400 flights a day
and serve communities around 84 airports in Southwest’s network of domestic
destinations. Southwest Airlines’ frequent flights and low fares are available
only atsouthwest.com.

About Cost Plus World Market

Cost Plus World Market (www.worldmarket.com) operates 266 stores in 31 states
under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores
feature an ever-changing selection of casual home décor and furnishings,
housewares, gifts, jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international
wines, gourmet foods and beverages offered at affordable prices and imported
from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World
Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of individual
and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the
import business.

Contact:

Cost Plus World Market
Jill Osaka, 510-808-9319
jill.osaka@cpwm.com