Today, May 20, J.C. Penney has reopened 34 Texas stores, 12 Florida stores, 11 Ohio stores, and seven Indiana stores bringing the total it has operating to 153 after temporarily closings due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lamps Plus has opened three of its Texas stores, one each located in Arlington, Plano and Austin, as it gets its store operation running again. The company opened the Texas stores during the week beginning May 3 and is opening Nevada and Arizona stores this week, with all to be in operation by Friday, May 15.
Dollar General welcomed employees, their families and local and state officials to celebrate the official grand opening of the company’s 16th distribution center in Longview, Texas. At full capacity, the state-of-the-art Longview facility is expected to employ more than 400 people and support approximately 1,000 Dollar General stores.
To help promote its curbside pickup service, H-E-B will host a three-day Cars as Stars exhibition at Celebrity Fan Fest, San Antonio’s premier comic convention.
Kroger and Nuro have officially kicked off their autonomous grocery delivery service in Houston, starting with the South Post Oak store and followed by the Buffalo Speedway store later this spring.
Ross is on a store opening roll, adding new locations throughout the United States, with some emphasis on California.