Ulta Beauty to Open Machesney Park Store
National cosmetics retailer opening new location at Machesney Crossings
MACHESNEY PARK, IL (May 22, 2017) – On the wings of their March announcement to add 100 new stores, Ulta Beauty has commenced construction on their newest location in Machesney Crossings, in the heart of Machesney Park’s Route 173 corridor.
The Machesney Park store will occupy approximately 10,100 square feet next to Famous Footwear in the Machesney Crossings shopping center at the intersection of Routes 173 and 251. Approximately fifteen new employees will be hired before the store’s grand opening on July 21st, 2017.
“Ulta is continuing to expand its presence through a dual-growth strategy that includes new brick and mortar stores and enhanced e-commerce options,” said Machesney Park Community Development Director James Richter II. “Ulta Beauty will be a great addition to Machesney Park’s thriving retail corridor,” said Richter.
Based in suburban Bolingbrook, Ulta (NASDAQ: ULTA) is the nation’s largest retailer of cosmetics, fragrances, and skin and hair care products. According to the company’s website, Ulta Beauty offers more than 20,000 products from over 500 well-established and emerging beauty brands across all categories and price points, including Ulta Beauty’s own private label. Ulta Beauty also offers a full-service salon in every store. Last year, Ulta officials said the company plans to grow its total store count to at least 1400.