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story.lead_photo.caption Burlington Stores is set to open its Texarkana location April 9. Photo by Kelsi Brinkmeyer / Texarkana Gazette.

TEXARKANA, Texas Burlington Stores is opening its Texarkana store, located at 3323 Mall Drive, on April 9, according to company officials.

"We are thrilled to open a new Burlington in Texarkana, providing employment opportunities and offering the community great values on brand name merchandise for the entire family and home," said Michael O'Sullivan, CEO, Burlington Stores.

About 65 associate have been hired so far.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony is planned for 7:45 a.m. and the first 100 customers, 18 years or older, will receive a $5 Burlington gift card with no purchase necessary.

On April 10, customers will receive a free Burlington umbrella while supplies last with no purchase necessary.

"Whether they're looking for brand name clothing, stylish home décor items, baby products, or everyday essentials, customers will discover fantastic bargains on new merchandise arriving regularly," O'Sullivan said.

Burlington's new location features a fresh design that creates a clean and simple shopping experience for customers, making it easy to navigate.

In the new location, customers will enjoy a wide selection of items including ladies' apparel and accessories, menswear, children's clothing, footwear, everything for baby, home décor, gifts for every occasion, pet needs and essential items all at fabulous bargains, according to company officials.

Store hours will be 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Sunday.

This will bring the total number of locations in the state to 87.

With affordable products arriving regularly, customers will discover something new every time they walk into Burlington.

Through its partnership with, Burlington will donate $5,000 to Westlawn Elementary School. Funds will be used to support teachers and their classrooms so that they can purchase materials needed for their students to better learn and succeed.

Throughout the year, the new store will join in the retailers' nationwide cause marketing initiatives, such as, but not limited to, its annual Burlington Coat Drive, supporting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and participating in the campaign.

Customers will enjoy a safe shopping experience with a spacious store layout, social distancing and face masks for customers and for associates.

The store will also be routinely cleaned and disinfected.

Burlington Stores, Inc., headquartered in New Jersey, is a nationally recognized off-price retailer with Fiscal 2019 net sales of $7.3 billion. The Company is a Fortune 500 company.

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