Sam’s Club comes to Glynn County
September 3, 2014 | maria2012
Sam’s Club Announces Plans to Build New Club in Glynn County, Georgia
Canal Crossing club to bring value and innovation
Sam’s Club has announced future plans to open a brand new warehouse club in Glynn County with new job opportunities and increased community access to affordable and healthier food options. The company plans to build the new club on Canal Road near Golden Isles Parkway. Approximately 175 jobs will be created as a result of the new club which is tentatively scheduled to open in the 4th quarter of 2015.
“We are very excited that Sam’s Club has chosen to locate in Glynn County. Their investment in our community is valued and greatly appreciated. Sam’s Club has been sought after for many years by community leaders and requested by our citizens.” said Mike Browning, Chairman, Glynn County Board of Commissioners.
The new club location in Glynn County will be approximately 136,000 square feet and will feature a wide variety of members-only amenities, including a fresh bakery, a tire and battery center, a café, and a fuel station.
“Sam’s Club is excited to be coming to Glynn County,” said Glen Wilkins, Director of Public Affairs and Government Relations. “we are excited about offering our members a more convenient location and meeting the needs of small business owners in this growing business community.”
A number of health and wellness services will also be available. The Sam’s Club Pharmacy, open to both members and the public, will feature many $4 and $10 generic prescriptions, as well as extraordinary savings on branded prescriptions. In addition to everyday low prices, the Optical Center will offer $40 off each additional pair of regularly priced prescription eyeglasses with the purchase of a complete pair of eyeglasses at regular price. Lastly, at the Hearing Aid Center, premium technology in hearing aids and personal listening devices is available from a licensed specialist.
About Sam’s Club
Sam’s Club, a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT), is the nation’s eighth largest retailer and a leading membership warehouse club offering superior products and services in more than 630 clubs across the U.S., as well as Brazil, China and Mexico. To learn more about Savings Made Simple visit the Sam’s Club Newsroom, shop at SamsClub.com, and interact with Sam’s Club on Twitter and Facebook.