Shopko Slates Five New Hometown Stores
GREEN BAY, Wis.-Shopko plans to open five new Shopko Hometown stores in Afton, Wyo., St. Peter, Minn., and Winneconne, Ellsworth and Tomahawk, Wis.
The stores are now expected to open in the late fall of this year. Shopko Hometown is the retailer's smaller format focused on serving smaller rural communities. It combines retail health services with national brands and private-label brands in apparel, home furnishings, toys, consumer electronics, seasonal items, everyday consumables and lawn and garden products.
The five new stores will boost Shopko Hometown's store count to more than 180.