By Connor Beach
Homesense, the sister brand of the HomeGoods family of stores, is set to open today its first Long Island location in Commack.
Homesense is a new home store brand from The TJX Companies, Inc., the company that also operates TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods and Sierra Trading Post.
The Homesense location in Commack will feature a large-scale furniture collection, a rug emporium, an extensive lighting department and a general store featuring everything from hardware to storage needs. The store will also provide a selection of seasonal items, including outdoor furniture and entertaining necessities for the summer months.
TJX Companies has been operating Homesense stores in Canada since 2001, and the first U.S. location was built in Massachusetts in August 2017. The Commack location will be the sixth Homesense in the U.S.
“We’ve seen an incredibly positive customer response to the Homesense stores we’ve already opened,” John Ricciuti, president of HomeGoods and Homesense in the U.S, said in a statement. “As the U.S. home market continues to grow, we are excited to bring consumers an expanded selection of quality merchandise at incredible prices, along with a new shopping.”
The store is located in the Commack South Shopping Center at 4A Henry St. The grand opening will run from 8 a.m.-10 p.m., while regular store hours are Monday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.