Sportsman’s Warehouse, plans to open a store on Illinois Road in the former Staples location just east of Lowe’s in Fort Wayne in the summer of 2019.
The outdoor specialty store chain was founded in 1986 and currently operates 92 stores in 23 states.
The Fort Wayne store will be the first in Indiana and will feature over 24,000 square feet of hunting, shooting sports, fishing, camping, apparel and footwear merchandise.
“We take great pride in offering a huge assortment supported by knowledgeable associates and excellent service,” said Jon Barker, Sportsman’s Warehouse CEO. “Our Indiana customers can also shop with confidence knowing we stand behind our everyday low prices.”
Sportsman’s Warehouse also conducts instructional seminars in addition to special events and discounts.