Affordable Scandinavian Décor Is Just A JYSK Away!
COQUITLAM, BC, Nov. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Hot on the heels of several store openings, JYSK (pronounced YISK) is taking Canada by a storm. New store locations are opening right into the holiday season; the next one slated for November 23rd is the new flagship store in the JYSK chain and opens in Coquitlam on United Boulevard. Mayor Richard Stewart and Special Olympics Athlete Ariel Taylor will perform the official ribbon-cutting ceremony. "The opening of this new store is very symbolic for JYSK since the very first Canadian JYSK store was opened in Coquitlam 21 years ago" says Lynne Williams, Director of Marketing.
GRAND OPENING CELEBRATIONS
Date: Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
Special Guests: Mayor Richard Stewart & Special Olympics Athlete Ariel Taylor with JYSK CEO Ludvik Kristjansson
Address: 15 King Edward St & United Blvd.
Promotions: Door Crashers, First 200 people get $25 Bonus Cards daily from Thursday to Saturday
As the international retailer of affordable Scandinavian home furnishings, JYSK is one of the world's fastest growing retailers with over 2,500 stores worldwide. Expanding its presence in Canada for the past twenty years, the specialty retailer reaches 63 stores across all provinces by year's end when they open a second store in Brampton, ON at the Shoppers World mall on December 2nd, 2017.
COQUITLAM STORE FACTS:
- First JYSK store in Canada opened 21 years ago in Coquitlam, BC
- 62nd store in Canada
- Store size: 28,000 sq. ft.
- Employs: 40 staff
"Our customers have shown us how much they truly appreciate the unique product assortment and great value that JYSK brings to the Canadian market," says Williams. "They're letting us know that they don't want to sacrifice comfort and style for affordability."
According to its loyal followers, JYSK is a refreshing alternative to department store shopping offering unique product design and an intimate, hassle-free shopping experience. What sets JYSK apart is its unique Scandinavian-inspired designs that are appealing for their modern simplicity and very attractive price points.
SOURCE JYSK Linen n' Furniture
For further information: Lynne Williams, Marketing Director, JYSK Canada, 604-472-0769, [email protected]