L.L.Bean announced it will open a new location at the Freehold Raceway Mall, the company’s third retail store in New Jersey.
It also has stores in operates locations in Marlton and Paramus in the state.
The 25,000-square-foot location will open in a vacated Borders book tstore and is slated to open in mid-September. The store is expected to employ 100 people.
Its very exciting to enter into the Freehold area where we have a strong and dedicated customer base, as well as abundant opportunities for high-quality outdoor recreation,” Ken Kacere, senior vice-president and general manager of retail at L.L.Bean, said in the release. “Its a great community and an ideal location for one of our stores.
The new store will feature L.L.Bean’s Outdoor Discovery Schools, offering an array of demonstrations, clinics and introductory hands-on activities for activities like kayaking and fly casting.