March 19, 2015

Shopko grand opening next week


Shopko, located in thet the former Alco store in New Town, has completed its much anticipated conversion to Shopko Hometown and will celebrate with a grand opening next week. The store, located at 102 College Drive in will open to the public on March 22. A grand opening and ribbon cutting event will follow on Friday, March 27 at 8:45 a.m., and the entire community is invited to join the Shopko team and community leaders for the event.

The grand opening event will be highlighted by a $2,500 check presentation to New Town High School from the Shopko Foundation prior to the ribbon cutting.

"At Shopko Hometown, we want to help make each of our store communities a great place to live. By supporting schools and 501c3 organizations, we contribute to the continued well-being of the community." said Peter McMahon, Shopko CEO.

In addition, the first 100 customers in line will receive a free $10 Shopko gift card. A number of prizes will also be given out through "register to win" events. Customers will also be encouraged to sign up for Shopko’s loyalty rewards program to receive exclusive offers, including a $10 off coupon on their birthday and membership anniversary, additional coupons each year and advance notice of sales. Every customer who uses their loyalty member card on the day of the grand opening will be entered into a drawing for a $1,000 shopping spree. Refreshments will be served inside the store.

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