Christmas Tree Shops, buybuy BABY open in Deptford – NJ.com
Christmas Tree Shops and buybuy BABY opened their doors at their new Deptford locations on Thursday.
The stores are located in a new strip mall on Deptford Center Road. Christmas Tree Shops boasts a 31,000-square-foot store that offers “an ever-changing selection of home furnishings, housewares, food, gifts, paper goods and seasonal products.” Store hours are Monday to Saturday 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
buybuy BABY opened a 24,000-square-foot store and is open Monday to Saturday from 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Deptford store is the eighth store in the state of New Jersey. buybuy BABY is also located in Bridgewater, Cherry Hill, Paramus, Princeton, Rockaway, Totowa and West Long Branch.
The stores replaced a previously vacant shopping center and movie theater. The new center will also include a Bed, Bath and Beyond as well as Harmon Face Values.
Deptford Mayor Paul Medany previously estimated that about 200 jobs would be generated by the project.
On the other side of the Deptford Mall, are plans for a 2,000-seat movie theater on Clements Bridge Road. The theater, owned by Bonus Ball Enterprises, will feature two IMAX-style screens. The developer also plans to build several other businesses at the site, though the names of those businesses have not yet been released.