Soon Guam Can Dress For Less

Ross chain to open unit next month in Tamuning
Posted September 26, 2000

Ross Dress for Less (Newark, Calif.), a national chain of off-price retail stores, will open its first store in Guam next month. The 32,800-square-foot location will be situated in the Guam Premium OutletsCenter in the capital city of Tamuning. It is estimated that more than one million tourists visit Guam each year. The new Ross will feature an expanded home department, fine jewelry and watches, in addition to name brand fashions.

The new Guam store is one of 20 Ross 'Dress For Less'locations grand opening this fall, according to Jim Peters, president and coo. During October and November, Ross will also open five stores each in California and Texas, two new locations each in Oregon, Utah and Pennsylvania, and one new store each in Colorado, Florida and Washington. After all that activity, the off-price retailer will operate a total of 412 stores in 17 states and Guam.