Menomonee Falls, Wis. Kohlâ€™s Department Stores announces the grand opening of nine new stores on Wednesday, bringing more than 1,500 jobs to communities across five states.
The openings are in five states: Maryland; Mississippi; New York; Oregon; and Pennsylvania. Kohlsâ€™ plans to open a total of approximately 30 new stores in 2010.
By the end of March, the company will operate 1,067 stores in 49 states. Kohlâ€™s also continues to invest in its current store base and will remodel 85 stores this year, a 66% increase from 2009.