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New James Avery Store Opens Today in Corpus Christi, Texas

March 11, 2015
Local jeweler moves to a new location within Moore Plaza

KERRVILLE, TEXAS—(March 11, 2015)—James Avery, a family-owned jewelry retailer, announces the opening of its new store today at Moore Plaza in Corpus Christi, Texas. The new store is under the direction of manager, Sommer Mello, and is located at the intersection of South Padre Island Drive and South Staples Street next to TGI Friday’s. Store hours are 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 12 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday. To celebrate the new store opening, visitors may enter a drawing to win one of three $1,000 James Avery gift cards.

The new store features a diverse selection of artfully crafted jewelry in sterling silver, 14K gold, and gemstones for women and men of all ages. The new and spacious layout is designed to enhance the customer’s shopping experience and incorporates digital technology to share key messages about the craftsmanship of the jewelry.

John McCullough, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing at James Avery, comments on the new store: “We are very grateful that the Corpus Christi community has supported us for the past 11 years. We hope our valued customers will find the same welcoming environment at our new store and the same great selection of jewelry designs they expect from James Avery.“

Nationwide, James Avery currently operates a total of 70 stores across the South and Midwest. Customers can find their nearest store location by visiting

About James Avery Jewelry®– Established in 1954, the company has grown from a one-man endeavor in a garage, into a team of over 3,000 employees including designers, craftspeople, sales associates, and support staff. Designs are originated by artisans in the James Avery design studio and then finely crafted and produced by skilled individuals at the company’s five workshops. James Avery jewelry is available at retail stores and online at More information about James Avery is available online at or on Facebook at

About the Drawing– Odds of winning depend on total number of entries received. Entries will be accepted March 11 through April 4, 2015. The drawing will be held on April 6, 2015 at the Moore Plaza James Avery Jewelry location. Winners need not be present to win. Employees and immediate family members are not eligible for this gift card promotion.