Sep 16, 2002 Issue #3

Cover Story

A.J. Wright: chip off MarMaxx block

BLOOMFIELD, NJ A.J. Wright, the smaller, downscale strip mall entry of the TJX Cos., is positioning itself as the "Mini-Me" of the MarMaxx chains, portending a larger rollout of the format. Less than a month after debuting here as an unknown name to consumers in an untested market, consumer traffic appeared comfortably brisk to moderately heavy during several visits to the store.