Dublin, Calif.-based Ross Stores recently opened a total of 30 Ross Dress for Less and seven dd's DISCOUNTS stores in 14 different states. These openings are part of the off-price retailer's 2014 expansion plans to continue to build its presence in existing markets and grow in the newer markets initially entered in 2011. The company remains on track to open a total of approximately 95 new locations in 2014, comprised of about 75 Ross Dress for Less and 20 dd's DISCOUNTS. Including its newest openings, Ross now operates 1,173 stores in 33 states, the District of Columbia and Guam. Ultimately, the company believes Ross can ultimately reach 2,000 locations.