Two well-known Texas retail brands are teaming up: HEB has partnered with James Avery Artisan Jewelry to open three stores in the grocer’s footprint in Texas. The locations will offer jewelry and services, including charm soldering and jewelry cleaning.
The Texas-based jewelry retailer already opened on September 15 the first 1,650 square foot space in the HEB at 2755 E League City Parkway in League City. James Avery will open the next store on September 29 at the HEB in Portland, outside of Corpus Christi, and on October 13 at San Antonio, at 211 and Potranco HEB.
To celebrate the opening of League City, customers who visit the James Avery store through September 25 can enter a draw for a chance to win one of 60 James Avery gift cards valued at $ 50 , $ 100 or $ 500. The hourly draws will take place on September 18 and 25 between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Thirty James Avery gift cards will be awarded each draw day: 24 gift cards of $ 50, three gift cards of $ 100 and three gift cards of $ 500.
The jeweler’s opening hours are Monday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. James Avery customers can also take advantage of online purchase and in-store pickup options at JamesAvery.com.
“We are excited to be working with another iconic Texas brand,” said John McCullough, CEO of James Avery Artisan Jewelry. “HEB shares many of the same values and commitments as we do, and we are excited to bring our designs to places where our customers are already shopping! “
Based in Kerrville, Texas, James Avery is a vertically integrated family business. The retailer operates more than 100 James Avery stores in five states, with jewelry also available at more than 220 Dillard’s stores in Texas and 28 other states, airport stores in Austin and Houston, and Army and Air Force Exchange locations. Service to Fort Hood and Fort Belvoir.
“We are delighted to welcome James Avery to select HEB stores across the state,” said Winell Herron, vice president of public affairs, diversity and environment for the HEB group. “With our shared debut at Hill Country, we look forward to continuing to serve Texans for generations to come. “
In its continued quest to support local brands, HEB recently named four winners of its eighth annual Quest for Texas Best competition. This year’s competition broadened its search for the best food and drink in the Lone Star State to also include non-food items, inviting Texas-based suppliers of beauty items, toys, household items, and more. ‘household items, gardening supplies, coolers and everything in between. The winners of the 2021 event received a total of $ 70,000 in cash prizes and shelf space at HEB stores statewide. The four winners are listed here.
With approximately 400 stores in Texas and Mexico, based in San Antonio HEB is # 13 on the PG 100, Progressive Grocer’s 2021 list the major food and consumable retailers in North America.