Launches Build Your Own Gift Basket (BYOB) Service

January 12, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News Gifts (, the largest supplier of destination themed Gifts, Gift Baskets, & Souvenirs, has launched a new service allowing customers to quickly & easily Build Your Own Gift Basket (BYOB).

The Build Your Own Gift Basket (BYOB) Service enables individuals and corporate customers to customize their Gift Baskets for any budget or occasion, including Thank You Gift Baskets, Housewarming Gift Baskets, Birthday Gift Baskets, and Event Welcome Gifts.

The BYOB Service provides access to over 1,000 Gourmet Foods, Souvenirs, Travel Books, & Themed Gift Boxes from over 20 major destinations – including Boston, Chicago, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Las Vegas, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Texas, & Washington DC. Customers may design their own gift basket, or purchase individual items for use as Favors or Promotional Items.

The service was launched in response to customer interest in designing gifts to match their recipient’s tastes and event themes. Destination themed gifts are a popular way to “welcome out of town guests” or “send a taste of home” to an out of town friend or business colleague. Each gift basket is built to order and usually ships by the next business day.

The service is available at The site is organized by destination, making it easy to shop for and design gifts tailored to a specific city (e.g., San Francisco) or state (e.g., Texas). Gifts (Burlingame, CA) offers gifts & gift baskets tailored to over 20 destinations worldwide, including Boston, Chicago, & New York. Gift Baskets include gourmet food, travel books, and souvenirs for each destination. Standard gift baskets range from $25 - $100, or customers can design their own gift baskets to meet a budget or theme. Volume discounts are offered making both the gift basket and individual items affordable for bulk purchase. Customers include Fortune 500 Companies, National Hotel Chains, Event Management Companies, Gift Shops, and individuals.