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Cost Plus World Market® Celebrates Relocation & Grand Opening Of New Baton Rouge, Louisiana Location

Special Weekend of In-Store Events Beginning Thursday, March 20, 2014

(OAKLAND, CA; March X, 2014)—Cost Plus World Market® ( is thrilled to announce the opening of its newly relocated Baton Rouge location in Siegen Lane Marketplace. The store, located at 10565 S. Mall Drive, will continue to 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 celebration, a ribbon cutting with city officials and members of the local chamber of commerce on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 9:00 am officially marks the opening of the store. The first 100 customers through the doors each day from Thursday, March 20 through Sunday, March 23, 2014 will receive a free reusable Cost Plus World Market tote bag. In addition, throughout the grand opening weekend, the new Baton Rouge store will offer food and beverage sampling, live entertainment, and a daily raffle drawing, in which the store will give away two $250 World Market gift cards each day.

It’s the spring season in World Market stores with a wide selection of home décor, tabletop accessories and textiles and more to refresh the home from winter’s grey days. The specialty retailer also has a wide selection of terrariums, cloches, storage jars, apothecary jars, moss, and river rocks that can all be used to create a small, low maintenance indoor garden—a great way to bring a little bit of the outdoors indoors. World Market has also wide variety of imported foods and wines from some of the best winemaking regions of the world as well as serving platters, plates and décor for your Easter entertaining. You’ll find baking essentials, kitchen and tabletop ceramics and everything you need to create a unique Easter basket.

All of these items and more, including the Easter collection, can be viewed online at

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Jill Osaka
Cost Plus World Market