Mervyns opening first new stores as private company
October 11, 2006,
Hayward, Calif. – Mervyns will open four new stores, one each in San Jose and National City, Calif.; Gilbert, Ariz.; and Brownsville, Texas tomorrow.
The first new stores since Mervyns became a private company in 2004, the units also represent the prototype for renovations of existing locations. Design features include new display fixtures and directional signs, wider aisles and brighter, energy-efficient lighting, centrally-located customer service centers and registers, and family restrooms and fitting rooms that accommodate strollers.