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Cost Plus World Market® is Coming to Waco, Texas!

Specialty Retailer to Grand Open on Thursday, February 5, 2015

(OAKLAND, CA; January 27, 2015)— Cost Plus World Market® ( is thrilled to announce the opening of its first store location in Waco, Texas. The store, located at Central Texas Marketplace at 4633 S. Jack Kultgen Expressway, will have all the great merchandise for which World Market® is known, including home furnishings, home décor, fashion accessories, and gourmet food and beverage items from around the world.

To start the grand opening celebration, a ribbon cutting with city officials and members of the local chamber of commerce on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:00 am officially marks the opening of the store. The first 100 customers through the doors on February 5 will receive a $10 Cost Plus World Market gift card. In addition, the first 100 customers through the doors each day from Thursday, February 5 through Sunday, February 8, 2015 will receive a free reusable Cost Plus World Market tote bag.

Throughout the grand opening weekend, the new Waco store will offer food and beverage sampling, live entertainment, and a daily raffle drawing of two $250 World Market gift cards each day. Also, the first 250 customers who spend a minimum of $40 in one transaction in the new Waco store from Thursday, February 5 through Sunday, February 8, 2015 will receive two free movie reward certificates (while supplies last; some restrictions apply, including not valid on purchases of alcoholic beverages and gift cards, valid on in store purchases only and to those 18 years and older.)

For those Waco residents who are unfamiliar with World Market, they’ll discover the store is a shopping adventure like no other. In each store customers will discover eclectic, authentic treasures from all over the globe. The specialty retailer’s buyers find rugs, scarves and shawls crafted by master weavers in India, handcrafted home décor pieces from Indonesia and Turkey, tabletop ceramics from Thailand and Japan, affordable indoor and outdoor furniture pieces from Vietnam as well as a large selection of imported food, beer and wine from around the world. It’s a great time to discover what’s in store at the new Waco Cost Plus World Market store.

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About Cost Plus World Market
Cost Plus World Market ( operates 270 stores in 32 states under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection of casual home décor and furnishings, housewares, gifts, jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international wines, gourmet foods and beverages offered at affordable prices and imported from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the import business.

Jill Osaka
Cost Plus World Market