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SAM'S CLUB Celebrates 30,000 Square Foot Expansion
Grand opening activities to include ribbon cutting, grant presentation of more than $15,000 to area non-profit organizations.
SAM’S CLUB, located at 3440 Ross Clark Cir., will commemorate the 30,000 square foot expansion of the location with a special ribbon cutting ceremony on Thurs., July 13 at 9:30 a.m. News media are invited to attend the ceremony for photo opportunities or to shoot B-roll footage.

Grants totaling more than $15,000 will be awarded to local non-profit organizations including the Wiregrass Area Chapter of the American Red Cross, Wallace Community College, and the Southeast Alabama Child Advocacy Center. Local dignitaries and representatives from the local Chamber of Commerce are also expected to attend.

“SAM’S CLUB is a veritable one-stop source for affordable luxury merchandise,” said Bob Perryman general manager. “We’ll continue to provide the merchandise and services our community expects from this location, such as, quality jewelry, floral, organic foods, choice meats, designer handbags and fragrances.” Additional amenities at the location include a 1 hour photo lab, bakery, optical department, café, pharmacy and exquisite floral items.

Affordable Luxury – Business, Home & Life

For the business owner and consumer seeking the best value, SAM’S CLUB offers a treasure hunt shopping experience complete with an extensive inventory of more than 4,000 affordable luxury items, including branded electronics, upscale jewelry, choice meats and designer handbags.
Small business owners and operators will also have access to additional services to help them increase productivity and profitability, including health insurance solutions, merchant and credit card processing, as well as, marketing solutions including signs and banners. Regular Club hours are Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Gold Key Hours for business members are 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Monday through Friday, and 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

SAM’S CLUB (, a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., is the nation’s largest warehouse chain in the United States serving small business owners and operators. The purchasing agent of choice, SAM’S CLUB provides every day low cost to more than 47 million entrepreneurs and consumers.