Baltimore - hhgregg will open its first six stores on in the greater Baltimore area this Thursday as part of its Mid-Atlantic build-out.
The 30,000-square-foot stores, located in Annapolis, Bel Air, Canotnsville, Glen Burnie, Hanover and Towson, Md., will each hold grand-opening ceremonies including ribbon cuttings and sweepstakes that afternoon.
"We are excited to expand our footprint in the state of Maryland by opening our first Baltimore area stores," said marketing VP Jeff Pearson. "We think residents will be pleased with the wide selection of appliances and electronics on display," which includes more than 100 TV models and inventory for more than 500 major appliances.
The stores, part of the company's planned 45-unit rollout through the Mid-Atlantic States, will knock heads with Baltimore-based The Big Screen Store, which operates 14 locations throughout Maryland and Virginia.