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Brookstone Announces Distribution Partnership with Rosetta Stone

(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) --Brookstone Announces Distribution Partnership with Rosetta Stone

Innovative language-learning solutions to be offered in select stores and online

Merrimack, NH- June 24, 2013- Brookstone, the innovative retailer and product development company, today announced that it has become a premier retail partner of Rosetta Stone®, the world's leading technology-based solution for learning languages. All 30 Rosetta Stone languages are now available online at Brookstone.com, while top select languages are offered at key Brookstone airport retail locations nationwide.

The addition of Rosetta Stone to the Brookstone lineup expands the company's commitment to sourcing and developing products that meet a variety of needs for travelers. Thousands of travelers visit Brookstone airport stores every day to see what's new, upgrade their luggage, and find great products to enhance their travel experience.

Rosetta Stone language-learning solutions-used by schools, businesses, government organizations and millions of individuals around the world-are acclaimed for their innovation and effectiveness. The company has been broadening its global distribution network as it expands its product offerings to include online, mobile and social features that enable learning anywhere, anytime.

"With a robust solution like Rosetta Stone, we're able to empower our customers to learn a new language," said Steven Schwartz, Brookstone vice president of merchandising and product development. "As summer travel season gets underway, we're excited to provide shoppers with another tool to enhance their experiences around the world."

For more information on the complete Rosetta Stone product offering visit www.brookstone.com.

About Brookstone

Brookstone is an innovative product development company and multichannel lifestyle retailer. Brookstone operates more than 250 stores nationwide and in Puerto Rico. Located in high-traffic shopping malls and airports, the stores feature unique and innovative consumer products. Brookstone also operates an e-commerce business that includes the Brookstone catalog and Brookstone.com. Fans of Brookstone are encouraged to Like Brookstone on Facebook, follow on Twitter and The Fancy, and pin on Pinterest.

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603.577.8166

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