World Market Celebrates Its Return To Hoffman Estates With A Weekend Of Grand Re-Opening Special Events Beginning October 14, 2010

Oakland, California (EastBayDaily) — Hoffman Estates, Illinois residents will no longer have to travel very far to shop a World Market ( ) store for their favorite home decor and gift giving needs. World Market is back, located at 2780 Sutton Road, offering unique and authentic merchandise.

“We are pleased to be returning to Hoffman Estates. The re-opening of this location reflects our strong commitment to our loyal customers in Chicago. We look forward to expanding our brand presence in the market,” said Jeff Turner, World Market’s Executive Vice President of Store Operations.

The grand re-opening celebration begins on Thursday, October 14 with a ribbon-cutting at 9:45 a.m. All are invited to join local city dignitaries and Mayor William D. McLeod for this celebration. In addition to shopping, guests will enjoy live music, samplings of World Market-inspired appetizers, snacks and drinks, and giveaways throughout the weekend:     Thursday – Sunday (Oct. 14-17) : The first 100 customers receive a World Market reusable tote bag and a chance to win gift World Market gift cards     Saturday, Oct 16 (1-4pm): Wine tasting with giveaways to the first 120 customers

World Market is a shopping adventure like no other. In each 15,000 square ft. store customers will discover eclectic, authentic treasures from all over the globe. Rugs, scarves and shawls crafted by master weavers in India, handcrafted furniture from artisans in Indonesia, Vietnam and beyond. Plus, unique home decor, gift baskets, food and wine from over 50 countries. All at amazingly affordable prices, every day.

About Cost Plus World Market Cost Plus World Market operates 263 stores in 30 states under the names “World Market” and “Cost Plus World Market.” The store features an ever-changing selection of casual home decor, housewares, gifts, jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international wines, gourmet foods and beverages offered at affordable prices and are imported from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World Market regularly supplied by an international network of individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the import business.


Henry Alvidres
Cost Plus World Market