According to a press release, Danville shoppers will find the same brand names carried in department and specialty stores priced at 20 to 60 percent less at Ross.
The store will carry great savings on spring styles including apparel, shoes and accessories for the entire family, as well as home fashions and gifts.
The new stores will give away $1,000 in Ross Dress for Less gift cards.
From Saturday, March 9, to Sunday, March 17, customers can enter in store for a chance to win a $500 shopping spree or one of five $100 shopping sprees.
Store hours will be: 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Friday–Saturday and 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sunday.
Ross has hired 40-50 employees for the store.
Ross offers designer and brand-name fashions at a savings for men, women, children and the home.
Ross Stores, Inc., headquartered in Pleasanton, Calif., operates more than 950 stores across the U.S. and overseas.
There was an incentive agreement for renovations for the store.
As part of the redevelopment agreement with mall owner Tabani Commercial Real Estate Investment and Development, the city will provide up to 50 percent of the home rule sales tax generated by the store for a five-year period. That total shall not exceed 50 percent of the total redevelopment costs.
With use of local laborers, the percentage of home rule sales tax rebate increases to 75 percent for each of the five years with the previously mentioned limitation.
The tenant also must sign a lease agreement of at least 10 years.