ORLANDO, Fla. (FNS) -- New play areas for kids inside three Gooding's stores here are the latest wrinkle in the upscale chain's strategy for marketing to children. Smaller versions of Playland in larger McDonald's stores, the soft playgrounds represent a major emphasis on attracting kids and assisting busy parents as they shop. The areas are located at the front of the stores -- usually in or near Gooding's video departments -- so parents can drop off kids to play, watch videos or read ...

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