Burlington, founded in 1972, sells discount "name-brand merchandise." Photo via fb.com
A major discount retailer is hosting a grand opening for its new store in Norton Shores.
Burlington Stores will host grand opening festivities for its 34,000-square-foot store in the Lakeshore Marketplace, at 5159 Harvey St., on Friday, March 20, and Saturday, March 21.
On Friday, the first 500 customers will receive a free tote beginning when the store opens at 9 a.m.
On Saturday, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., customers are invited to a day of family fun with gift card giveaways, activities for kids, a DJ and more.
The new store will stock over 5,000 brands of women’s apparel, accessories, menswear, family footwear, children’s clothing and toys, furniture and accessories for babies, home décor and gifts at up to 60% off other retailers’ prices.
The store has hired about 70 employees.
“This new location brings jobs to the community and provides a great shopping experience for the entire family,” said Michael O’Sullivan, CEO of Burlington Stores.