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Bealls Inc. announces new sister chain, Home Centric to open May 3rd


The first stand-alone Home Centric store will open May 3 in Cary,, North Caroline.

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Bealls Inc. announces new sister chain, Home Centric to open May 3rd

Home Centric will celebrate its first store opening in Cary, North Carolina

| 4/26/2018

Bradenton, FL-  Bradenton based Bealls Inc. launches a new chain of stores. The new concept is part of the Bealls Inc. family of stores, operating under the Bealls and Burkes Outlet division, with over 500 retail stores across the southern and eastern U.S.

The first Home Centric store will open Thursday, May 3rd in Cary, North Carolina. Home Centric will deliver an ever-changing assortment of home products at a great value. Featured product will range from furniture to bed and bath essentials to beauty items and home decor. Home Centric aspires to be a real store for real people, from first-time homeowners looking for style inspiration to empty- nesters on a mission to reinvent their space. Home Centric plans to grow throughout the Southeast and compete with other Home Décor focused retailers.

“We are very excited to open our doors to the Cary community,” says Dave Alves, President of Home Centric. “Whether you are a novice decorator or consider yourself an interior designer, you are certain to find new inspiration for your living spaces at our Home Centric store. We are dedicated to offering brand-name home items and one-of-a-kind treasures at prices customers will love.”

Bealls Outlet stores in Florida have been testing the Home Centric concept within the current footprint of the Bealls Outlet stores. Several stores within the state now have an expanded Home department within the Bealls Outlet store, featuring an expanded assortment of furniture, lamps, wall décor, bath and bedding. The success and learnings from the store within a store solution has been the cornerstone to this launch of the freestanding Home Centric store. For more information, please visit www.HomeCentric.com or contact Karen Filips at (941) 744-4375 or KarenF@beallsinc.com.

About Bealls Inc. and Bealls Outlet

Headquartered in Bradenton, Florida since its founding in 1915, the family-owned corporation now operates more than 550 stores in 16 states under the names of Bealls, Bealls Outlet, Burkes Outlet, Home Centric and Bunulu. Bealls Inc. is not affiliated with Bealls Stores operated in Texas by Stage Stores.

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