Tuesday September 17th, 2013 - 10:21AM
Bon-Ton department store opened its first Maine location last Thursday in South Portand's Maine Mall.
The Portland Press Herald reported that more than 1000 customers came into the store in the first hour.
Bon-Ton joins other anchor tenants in the mall such as Macy's, Sears and JCPenney. It remodeled the 120,800-square-foot space vacated by Filene's in 2006, The Press Herald reported.