Freeport, ME, June 1, 2017
More Adventures Are in Store for the Badger State: L.L.Bean to Open Its Second Wisconsin Store in Madison at Hilldale, Spring of 2018
Freeport, Maine, outdoor retailer’s second Wisconsin store is part of its ongoing national retail expansion strategy
About L.L.Bean, Inc.
L.L.Bean, Inc. is a leading multichannel merchant of quality outdoor gear and apparel. Founded in 1912 by Leon Leonwood Bean, the company began as a one-room operation selling a single product, the Maine Hunting Shoe. Still family owned, Shawn Gorman, great grandson of Leon Leonwood Bean, was named Chairman of the Board of Directors in 2013. While its business has grown over the years, L.L.Bean continues to uphold the values of its founder, including his dedication to quality, customer service and a love of the outdoors. In the past five years, L.L.Bean has donated over $6 million toward conservation and land stewardship. L.L.Bean operates 34 stores in 16 states across the United States, along with 25 stores in Japan. The 220,000-sq. ft. L.L.Bean retail store campus in Freeport, ME, is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and welcomes more than 3 million visitors every year. L.L.Bean can be found worldwide at www.llbean.com, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, and Instagram.
Hilldale is Madison’s premium open-air shopping destination, with a unique mix of more than 50 local and national retailers and a pedestrian-friendly streetscape. The 675,000-square-foot property offers an unmatched shopping and dining experience. Hilldale’s current redevelopment project will also reveal a new green space, perfect for community events, family-friendly activities and seasonal festivities. For more information and the most current updates, please visit Hilldale.com and follow along on social media: Facebook: ShopHilldale; Instagram: @hilldalemadison; and Twitter: @hilldalemadison. Hilldale is located at 726 N Midvale Blvd., Madison, WI, 53705.