Cost Plus World Market to Open Its First Store in New Hampshire

Specialty Retailer to Grand Open Salem Store with Weekend of Special Events

ALAMEDA, Calif.--()--Cost Plus World Market® ( is pleased to announce the grand opening of its first store location in New Hampshire. The new Salem store is located in the Village Shoppes at Salem at 290 South Broadway, and will have all the great merchandise for which World Market® is known.

The specialty retailer is already well known for its eclectic assortment of unique and authentic home furniture, decor, tabletop items, and jewelry and accessories from around the world. Cost Plus World Market buyers travel the globe visiting remote villages, centuries-old factories, and foreign bazaars and markets, searching for affordable products to offer their customers, including baskets from the Philippines, chocolates from Belgium, pottery from Portugal, collectibles from Africa, and international gourmet food and drinks.

Customers new to World Market will find it filled with everything one needs for entertaining throughout the year, including imported food and beverages, serveware and textiles. In addition, shoppers looking to refresh their home for spring and the upcoming outdoor entertaining season can find affordable furniture, unique home decor collections, beautifully patterned throw pillows, handwoven rugs, dining stylish tables and seating, and more at prices to fit any budget.

To start the Salem store’s grand opening celebrations, a ribbon cutting with city officials and members of the local chamber of commerce on Thursday, February 22, 2018, at 9:00 am officially marks the opening of the store. The first 100 shoppers through the door on Thursday, February 22, 2018 will receive a $10 World Market gift card.

In addition, the first 100 shoppers in the Salem store from Thursday, February 22 through Sunday, February 25, 2018, will receive a free reusable World Market tote bag and can enjoy food and beverage sampling and more throughout the weekend. The store will also host a twice-daily raffle prize of a $250 World Market gift card throughout the grand opening weekend.

From Thursday, February 22, 2018 through Sunday, February 25, 2018, the first 250 customers who spend a minimum of $40 in the Salem, New Hampshire store will receive two free movie certificates.*

To celebrate the grand opening of the new Salem store, World Market welcomes special guests Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri from TV’s Kitchen Cousins, for an in-store appearance on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm. The first 200 customers who bring in five non-perishable food items in non-glass containers will have a chance to meet Anthony and John. All food items will be donated to local agency Food for the Hungry Food Pantry.

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*Movie certificates are limited to the first 250 customers each day who spend a minimum of $40 in the Salem, New Hampshire store and while supplies last. Not valid on purchases of alcoholic beverages or gift cards. Full movie admission giveaway terms and conditions can be found online at

About Cost Plus World Market

Cost Plus World Market ( operates 275 stores in 38 states and the District of Columbia under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection of casual home decor and furniture, housewares, gifts, jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international wines, and gourmet foods and beverages offered at affordable prices and imported from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the import business.


Cost Plus World Market
Jill Osaka, 510-808-9319

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California-Based Specialty Retailer Cost Plus World Market Opens First Store in New Hampshire


Cost Plus World Market
Jill Osaka, 510-808-9319