Downey, CA (MMD Newswire) August 14, 2012 -- Harbor Freight Tools, the nation's largest discount tool retailer, today announced the opening of their newest store located at 12056 Lakewood Boulevard in the city of Downey.
"We're thrilled to open the 50th Harbor Freight Tools store in California, and proud to be a member of the Downey community", said Eric Smidt, President of Harbor Freight Tools. "Our Business and Do-It-Yourself customers can always count on finding the largest selection of quality tools at ridiculously low prices. In difficult economic times, folks want to stretch their dollar as much as possible and Harbor Freight is here to help. Our tools are made in the same factories as many of the high-priced famous brands, but we cut out the middleman and sell them at a fraction of the price."
On Wednesday, August 15th, doors open at 8:00 a.m. for Harbor Freight Downey's special Grand Opening Sale, with select merchandise discounted as much as 80 percent. At 12:00 p.m., a ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by The Downey Chamber of Commerce will also be held.
"Harbor Freight Tools is a valued new member to our Chamber and are proud they have chosen the City of Downey as one of their newest locations. We look forward to a long and exciting working relationship with one of the nation's largest tool and equipment retailer" states Susan Nordin, Executive Director of the Downey Chamber of Commerce. "We wish them great success and will make every effort to make them prosper and grow in our community".
About Harbor Freight Tools
Since 1977, Harbor Freight Tools has been selling high quality tools at "ridiculously low prices." Harbor Freight Tools stocks over 7,000 items in categories including automotive, shop equipment, air and power tools, outdoor equipment, compressors, welding, and woodworking tools. With a lifetime guarantee on all hand tools and outstanding customer service, Harbor Freight Tools is a favorite of contractors, government agencies, schools and manufacturing companies, and with tool enthusiasts and do-it-yourselfers who want a top-quality selection and great value. The results speak for themselves - with over five million new customers in the last 2 years - as thousands of people switch to Harbor Freight Tools every day. Harbor Freight Tools operates over 400 stores nationwide. For more information, visit www.harborfreight.com.
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