LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - On Wednesday, Burlington announced that it will open a 50,000-square-foot retail store in Lufkin in the spring of 2016.
According to a press release from the leading national off-price retailer, the store will be located at the Market in Lufkin at 2902 Brentwood Drive. The clothing store will bring 50 to 100 new jobs to the Lufkin community, and it will be one of 58 Burlington locations in Texas.
"We are thrilled to open a new Burlington in the Lufkin community, bringing even more jobs to the neighborhood and providing local residents with a valued shopping experience," Tom Kingsbury, chairman and CEO, Burlington Stores said in a press release.
The new Burlington store will feature ladies' apparel, accessories, menswear, family footwear, children's clothing, a broad assortment of furniture and accessories for baby at Baby Depot, home décor and gifts, and "the largest collection of coats in the nation at up to 65 percent off department store prices every day."
"Burlington's store design allows for a clean, simple and attractive shopping experience for our customers, making it easy to navigate the store to find our great assortment of brand-name merchandise," the press release stated.
As 2016 approaches, interested candidates can visit Burlington's Website at this link for more information about employment opportunities.
Burlington has 546 stores in 45 states and Puerto Rico.