August 13, 2010
KERRVILLE, TEXAS--(BUSINESS WIRE – August 13, 2010)—James Avery, a family-owned jewelry retailer, announces the opening of their Franklin, Tennessee location. The new store is located in CoolSprings Galleria at 1800 Galleria Blvd. on the first level next to Coach and across from Gap. 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 CoolSprings Galleria location will be open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
Chris Avery, CEO and President, comments: "We're very excited to bring James Avery to the community of Franklin with the addition of the CoolSprings Galleria store, our 1st store in Tennessee. We're pleased to be expanding into this new market where we believe many people share the same values of our company. We hope this new location will make shopping more convenient for our existing customers, and will allow us the opportunity to introduce James Avery to new customers in the Franklin and Nashville areas."
Guests are invited to attend the Grand Opening event at the new location on Thursday, September 16th 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. Members of the Avery family will be present to welcome guests and celebrate the store opening. In appreciation of customers' support, the CoolSprings Galleria store will make a donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee.The CoolSprings Galleria location is James Avery's first in Tennessee and will be followed by a new store in Memphis later this fall. Learn more about James Avery and the new Franklin location by going online to: www.jamesavery.com/coolsprings.
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 56 stores across Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Louisiana, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee. 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/JamesAveryCraftsman.