DAISO TO OPEN FIRST HAWAII STORE IN DECEMBER

Japan’s famous value store now hiring sales associates for Pearl City Shopping Center location

HouseMart, parent company of Ben Franklin Crafts and Ace Hardware, announced the opening of Hawaii’s first Daiso store in mid-December at Pearl City Shopping Center. With over 3,200 stores in Japan and over 70 stores throughout the U.S., Daiso is best known for its wide selection of unique and quality household products at affordable prices.

 In preparation for the new store opening, HouseMart is actively looking to hire sales associates to support its 5.000 square-foot retail space at Pearl City Shopping Center, currently anchored by Ben Franklin Crafts, Foodland Super Market, and Longs Drugs.

“Hawaii has close ties with Japan and many of our residents have a familiarity and preference for Japanese products. We are thrilled to introduce Daiso to local residents as we prepare to open our first Hawaii location,” said Milton Fujii, director of imports for HouseMart. “We look forward to building our core team of friendly and energetic employees who will provide outstanding shopping experiences for our customers.”

Interested candidates are encouraged to visit hmstores.com and click on careers for more information or to apply for a range of open positions.

 

About Daiso

Daiso Japan, known for its wide selection of household products at extremely low prices, is averaging 10 to 20 new store openings globally each month. With over 5,200 stores worldwide, Daiso is proud to introduce its high-quality Daiso brand items to new shoppers around the world. Through high-volume purchases – in the millions for a single product – the Japanese variety store is able to keep costs down. With continued increases in cost of living, Daiso’s mission is to help consumers maintain a high standard of living without spending more.

For more information, please visit daisoglobal.com.

 

About HouseMart

HouseMart is a local family-owned business that operates  six Ben Franklin Crafts stores and 24 Ace Hardware stores in Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, and Nevada. Headquartered in Honolulu, the company began a small dry goods store over 65 years ago and has grown into a multi-state business run by its third generation owners. The company prides itself on providing exceptional service and creative solutions to enhance its customer’s lifestyles. For more information about HouseMart, visit  hmstores.com.

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