L.L. Bean to open 1st store Vt.May 30,2014L.L. Bean to
open 1st store Vt.
BURLINGTON ó Maine-based outdoor retailer L.L. Bean is opening its first store in Vermont this fall.
The 18,000-square-foot store will be in the Burlington Town Center.
Itís scheduled to open in late October and employ about 100 people.
L.L. Bean says it decided to expand into Burlington because of the large number of catalog and web customers in the area, and the proximity to natural resources and opportunities for outdoor activities.
Itís the companyís 20th store outside of Maine.MORE IN This Just InBy Amy Ash Nixon Full StoryRICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 410 CE, Visigoths sack Rome and it isn't the first time, either; in 1859, Titusville, Pa., the first commercially viable oil well comes in; in 1918, the only World War I battle fought on U.S. soil in Nogales, Ariz. 0Rutland Herald content editor Rich Alcott uploads data direct to your head: On this day in 410... Full Story
- Most Popular
- Most Emailed
- Dogs have their day at White's Pool