Americus Tractor Supply Co. to hold grand opening Saturday

Published 8:00 pm Thursday, February 4, 2016

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — The Americus, Ga., Tractor Supply Company store holds its grand opening on Saturday, Feb. 6, with specially priced merchandise Feb. 4-7. The store officially opened for business Jan. 30.
The Americus location is Tractor Supply’s 57th store in Georgia and employs 12 team members. The facility has 19,097 square feet, including sales floor and support service space.
Tractor Supply is the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States and has been operating in Georgia since 2000.
“Americus is a great location for Tractor Supply Company because there are a lot of families with riding stables and hobby farms in the area,” said Store Manager Tiffany Platt. “Our knowledgeable, friendly team looks forward to providing our neighbors with Tractor Supply’s legendary customer service.”
Platt joined Tractor Supply in 2010 at the Eufaula, Ala., location. Prior to joining Tractor Supply, she worked at Bill’s Dollar Store for two years. The Florida native enjoys spending time with her horses.
As store manager, Platt oversees all store operations, including receiving, inventory control and merchandising, as well as customer and team member relations.
To celebrate the grand opening of the store, shoppers will receive 10 percent off their first purchase, up to $100, from Feb. 4-7, and can enter to win prizes including store gift cards, pet feed, clothing, power tools and a 22-ton log splitter. Free Tractor Supply caps will also be giving away while supplies last.
The grand opening event this Saturday will feature lawn mower demonstration by a representative from MTD and representatives from the local humane society from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Regular operating hours for the store, located at 201 Highway 19 South, are 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on Sunday.

About Tractor    Supply Company
Tractor Supply Company operates more than 1,450 stores in 49 states. Located in the outlying towns in major metropolitan markets and in rural communities, Tractor Supply Company stores are focused on supplying the lifestyle needs of recreational farmers and ranchers and others who enjoy the rural lifestyle, as well as tradesmen and small businesses. The company offers a comprehensive selection of merchandise for the health, care, growth and containment of horses, livestock and pets including select Purina and Nutrena brand feeds; hardware, truck, towing and tool products; and seasonal products, including lawn and garden items, power equipment, gifts and toys. In addition, the company sells work/recreational clothing and footwear for the entire family and maintenance products for agricultural and rural use. For more information on Tractor Supply, access the website at