Burlington opens in Mount Prospect
MOUNT PROSPECT -- Off-price retailer Burlington Stores is opening a new location at Mount Prospect Plaza, 1018 Mount Prospect Plaza today.
A ribbon cutting is set for 8:45 a.m. with store associates, local officials and community members in attendance. The store will open at 9 a.m., with the first 500 customers receiving a free Burlington tote.
The new Burlington store has hired approximately 60 associates.
"This new location brings jobs to the community, and provides a great shopping experience for the entire family." said Burlington Stores CEO Michael O'Sullivan.
Burlington, through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org will donate $10,000 to a nearby school to fund the materials teachers and students need to learn and achieve in the classroom. And throughout the year, the new store will join in the retailers' nationwide cause marketing initiatives, such as the Warm Coats and Warm Hearts Coat Drive, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, and support of AdoptAClassroom.org.