LONGMONT, Colo., Feb. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:SHOS) announces the opening of a new Sears Hometown Store located at 700 Ken Pratt Blvd., Suite K2-B in Longmont. Celebrating its grand opening February 28 through March 1, the Sears Hometown Store welcomes the local community to enjoy an additional discount of 10 percent off almost everything in the store plus special giveaways, including a $10 gift card for the first 20 customers on Saturday, March 1. The Longmont location was the 15 th Sears Hometown Store to open in 2013, and one of 71 new locations that opened across all Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores formats last year. "As the newest Colorado Sears Hometown Store, we're also the only one in the Longmont area. We're looking forward to being a staple in the community as a resource for quality home appliances at competitive prices," stated Emily Kessinger, store manager of the new Sears Hometown Store of Longmont. "With our in-store kiosks and expert team, we're giving customers the most convenient and knowledgeable shopping experience we can offer." The Longmont team is excited to provide customers with professional advice, exceptional service and real-time price checks to make sure they receive the guaranteed lowest price. This unique store format allows customers in small communities to have access to the great products and brands usually found only in Sears stores. For instance, the new Sears Hometown Store in Longmont is the only place in town where customers can find an incredible selection of the top appliance brands such as Kenmore®, Maytag®, KitchenAid®, Whirlpool®, Bosch®, Frigidaire® and GE®, plus a large assortment of lawn and garden equipment, Craftsman® tools, fitness equipment, electronics, mattresses and more. If a product is not available in-stores, Sears Hometown Store associates can order customers any product from the entire merchandise selection offered by Sears, including apparel, footwear, jewelry and much more. Customers also have the option to order products online and pick them up in the store without a shipping charge. The Longmont store also offers Sears Nationwide Service, Parts and Installation.