Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Ollie's Bargain Outlet Coming to Mckeesport

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Ollie's Bargain Outlet Coming to Mckeesport

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Ollie's Bargain Outlet is expected to open a store in McKeesport's Walnut Street business district in March 2017.

The chain, based in Harrisburg, is one of the country's largest retailers of closeouts, excess inventory and salvage merchandise, according to its website. Among the items the stores sell are books, linens, housewares and nonperishable food.

The Walnut Street site most recently was a Jim Shorkey car dealership and once held Zayre and Ames stores.

Ollie has 222 stores in the United States, with the next closest in Belle Vernon, Fayette County.

"This is the type of business we want to attract to McKeesport," said A.J. Tedesco, community development director for the city.

"Ollie's is a popular department store that hasn't made it into Allegheny County until now," he said. …

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