Ollie's Bargain Outlet to open new store in Florence

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - Bargain shoppers, the countdown is on for the grand opening of the newest Ollie's Bargain Outlet store in Florence. The home of "Good Stuff Cheap" will officially open its doors at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5 in Florence on West Evans Street.

"We are excited to expand in the great state of South Carolina, where folks have been so good to us," said Mark Butler, president and CEO of Ollie's Bargain Outlet. "With deals on flooring, books, housewares, toys, hardware, furniture, and more, we're thrilled to offer the Florence area shoppers a wide variety of name brand merchandise at up to 70% off the fancy store prices".

Ollie's brings about 50-60 new jobs to the local community with each new store it opens, ranging from cashiers to assistant managers. Ollie's employs over 4,000 associates in its 156 stores across 14 states.

For more information about Ollie's Bargain Outlet, visit www.ollies.us.

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