Cost Plus World Market to Open in Houston Heights, Texas

Specialty Retailer to Grand Open with Weekend of Special Events

OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cost Plus World Market® (
is thrilled to announce the grand opening of its Houston Heights, Texas
store, the latest store
for the specialty retailer in the Houston market. The new store is
located in Yale Street Market at 195 Yale Street, and will have all the
great merchandise for which World Market® is known.

The new Cost Plus World Market store opens just in time for the holidays
to take care of one’s home entertaining needs, starting with
Thanksgiving cooking essentials, seasonal imported foods and beverages
available. And, for those getting a head start on Christmas, the store
offers unique home décor, gift giving ideas, tabletop serving pieces,
kitchen bakeware, and more, all at affordable prices.

To start the Houston Heights store’s grand
opening celebrations
, a ribbon cutting with city officials and
members of the local chamber of commerce on Thursday, November 19, 2015
at 9:00 am officially marks the opening of the store. The first 100
shoppers through the door from Thursday, November 19 through Sunday,
November 22, 2015, will receive a free reusable World Market tote bag
and can enjoy live entertainment, food and beverage sampling and more
throughout the weekend. In addition, the store will host a twice-daily
raffle prize of a $250 World Market gift card throughout the grand
opening weekend.

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About Cost Plus World Market

Plus World Market
operates 276 stores in 35 states under the World Market® and Cost Plus
World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection
of casual home décor and furnishings, housewares, gifts,
jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international wines, gourmet
foods and beverages
offered at affordable prices and imported from
more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World
Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of
individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than
50 years in the import business.


Cost Plus World Market
Jill Osaka, 510-808-9319