The grand opening of Duluth Trading Co.
‘s new Arlington store generated a lot of buzz on Thursday — and not just because of the lumberjacks entertaining the crowds with their chainsaw skills.Ax throwing, sawing and log chopping were among the free lumberjack demonstrations held to entertain the crowd shortly after a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the south Arlington store, located at 620 E. Interstate 20
. The Arlington store is Duluth Trading Co.’s
retail location in the United States and the third in Texas.“In terms of how we selected Arlington, Duluth’s site selection for new stores is largely driven by data that demonstrates Duluth customer demand, and a site that will reflect the Duluth brand promise to our retail customers including a unique shopping experience, ease of access and ample parking,” the company said.The Arlington location is open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays.