A large shopping center in the west of Melbourne has officially opened its Kmart store, and customers have not wasted time.
In early November, Highpoint Shopping Center in Maribyrnong confirmed that there were 16 new stores on the way and all would be open before Christmas.
The addition of a Kmart prior to the end of the year shopping rush had customers super excited.
Kmart officially opened at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
As the ribbon was cut and confetti blasted across the entrance, eager shoppers rushed in to start filling up on Christmas presents.
The store will be open for a longer period during the holiday period – from 8.00 to 22.00 from Monday to Friday and 8.00 to 20.00 on weekends.
“We are so incredibly excited to welcome Melbourne’s Westerners to our new Kmart Highpoint store. This is our 75th store opening of the year, bringing our store network to 326 stores – and what a way to end 2021,” said Kmarts CEO Director John Gualtieri.
“Highpoint is such an iconic shopping destination and we’re excited to officially open our doors here.”
Along with Kmart, Highpoint Shopping Center has 15 other stores, all of which will be open before Christmas.
The new stores are:
- All kinds of
- Calvin Klein
- Dr. Martens
- Elite Eleven
- Lim shop
- French connection
- RM Williams
- Seed inheritance
- Skechers Superstore
- Under armor
“We are thrilled to welcome so many new premium dealers to Highpoint, many of whom are the first in Melbourne’s west and can not be found in any major center locations on this side of the CBD,” Highpoint Regional General Manager Rachel Duggan said in a statement last. month.