ST. PAUL, Minn. — Gander Outdoors, formerly known as Gander Mountain, is now open in North Charleston, South Carolina. Join us on Saturday, March 3, 2018 for a grand opening event. The newly branded store will occupy the former Gander Mountain location at 7800 Rivers Avenue #1500, and the 39,000 square-foot building will operate with over 55 part-time employees and full-time staff.
The Saturday grand opening celebration will commence when the doors open at 9:00 A.M. Activities include; free pastries and coffee in the morning, hot dogs and chips provided by a local Boy Scout Troop from 11am to 1pm. Kids can paint a lure from 11am to 2pm and build a duck call from 1-3pm Plus, customers will receive a gift with purchase and drawings for Gander Outdoors gift cards throughout the day, while supplies last.
Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC’s The Profit, bought Gander Mountain assets in bankruptcy court in May and is beginning to reopen many of the chain’s stores to serve customers who are passionate about hunting, fishing, marine and water sports, camping, and active and shooting sports. Gander Outdoors is owned by Camping World Holdings, and will provide outdoor enthusiasts with regionally and seasonally relevant products and services that are competitively priced.
“The North Charleston store is the first Gander Outdoors location planned in the state of South Carolina and we have seen an overwhelming positive response to the opening of the North Charleston location, which offers customers one-stop shopping to serve all their outdoor recreational needs,” said Marcus Lemonis, chairman of Camping World Holdings. “We are excited to continue expanding our outdoor industry footprint and reinforce our brand’s presence, while supporting economic growth across the country.”
SOURCE: Gander Outdoors press release