Opening date set for Sam's Club in Hanover
A long-awaited Sam's Club in Hanover has set an opening date.
The nearly 140,000-square-foot store in the Gateway Hanover Shopping Center will hold its grand opening celebration on Sept. 14, starting at 8 a.m., Hanover Borough officials said Wednesday.
The pending arrival of the store has been eagerly anticipated by discount shoppers but also has been criticized by other Hanover-area merchants, according to The Evening Sun in Hanover.
The store will include more than 500 parking spaces and a separate fuel station.
Efforts to reach Sam's Club officials for further information Tuesday and Wednesday were not successful.
Sam’s Club, a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT), is a membership warehouse club 652 clubs in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.