KERRVILLE, TEXAS —(October 5th, 2011)— James Avery, a family-owned jewelry retailer, announces the opening of their newest store in Charlotte, North Carolina today at SouthPark Mall, a regional, upscale shopping mall in the SouthPark area of Charlotte. The store features an extensive selection of typically hand-crafted designs offered primarily in sterling silver and 14k gold, and in various sizes and gemstones. The new James Avery store is under the direction of store manager Suzie Wick and is open from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday.
"We're thrilled to open our newest store in Charlotte at SouthPark Mall," states Paul Avery, Executive Vice President of James Avery. "This new location will make shopping more convenient for current James Avery customers, but also will allow us the opportunity to introduce the James Avery brand to new customers. We look forward to sharing our unique designs and store experience with the Charlotte community and surrounding areas."
In celebration of the opening, guests are invited to attend the Grand Opening event at the new location on Thursday, October 13th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Refreshments will be available and guests will have the opportunity to enter special drawings for jewelry and other prizes.
With the opening of the Charlotte location, James Avery will operate a total of 63 stores across Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, and North Carolina. Customers can also shop online at www.jamesavery.com.
Established in 1954, James Avery is a family-owned jeweler that offers high quality, hand-crafted jewelry in sterling silver, gold and gemstones. From a one man endeavor in his mother-in-law's garage, James Avery has grown into a team of 1,400 designers, craftsmen, sales associates and support staff offering unique designs to customers throughout the nation. James Avery maintains over 1,000 designs in the active product line. Each design is originated by skilled men and women in the James Avery design studio and then finely crafted and produced by artisans predominantly in the Texas Hill Country. James Avery currently operates a total of 63 stores across Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, and North Carolina. James Avery jewelry is available at retail stores and online at www.jamesavery.com. More information about James Avery is available online at www.jamesavery.com/about, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JamesAvery.