The new 715,000-square-foot Five Below distribution center held a Grand Opening and kick-off for its busy holiday season on Saturday, Oct. 19. The giant facility in the Monroe County Industrial Park just off I-75 Exit 181 at Rumbloe Road now employs about 200 people. Following its motto of “Let’s go, have fun,” Five Below invited company and community leaders to the Grand Opening but gave a special invitation to employees to bring their families to see where they work and enjoy an afternoon of games, gifts, music, food and treats. Children were especially welcome to try their skills throwing basketballs and footballs, stacking boxes, painting and creating keepsakes, petting a llama and picking a special gift from some of the 7,000 products the Center ships.

 

Finish reading article written by Diane Glidewell of The Monroe Country Reporter: Monroe County welcomes Five Below Ship Center