The Container Store to Open Six New Locations in 2012
February 08, 2012
Coppell, Texas-based The Container Store Inc. announced plans to open six new locations in 2012. The new stores will be located in Arlington, Texas; Las Vegas; El Segundo, Calif.; Peabody, Mass.; and Westbury, N.Y. The sixth store location is still being finalized. The Arlington store will occupy 23,056 sq. ft. in Arlington Highlands and will open March 3; the Las Vegas store will be the retailer's first-ever in Nevada and will open in the Las Vegas Town Square on May 12; the El Segundo store will occupy 22,000 sq. ft. in Plaza El Segundo and will open June 16; the Peabody store will occupy 24,000 sq. ft. alongside the Northshore Mall and is slated to open in fall 2012; and the Westbury store will occupy 24,000 sq. ft. in the Gallery at Westbury Plaza and also is scheduled to open in fall 2012. In addition to store expansion, the company is conducting a Dallas-area test of its new ATHome program, which will bring the retailer's organization expertise and product knowledge into its customers' homes. With the new store openings, the company will operate 59 retail locations.