Gift store, cosmetic company coming to Jonesboro

(Source: Halsey Thrasher Harpole, LLC)
(Source: Halsey Thrasher Harpole, LLC)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Two new businesses are slated to open their doors in Jonesboro ahead of the Christmas shopping season.

Halsey Thrasher Harpole, LLC announced Friday that June's Hallmark and Merle Norman are coming to the Caraway Plaza Shopping Center in Jonesboro. The shopping center currently includes stores like TJ Maxx and Old Navy.

The businesses will both be located in an 8,500 square foot spot beside Barnhills.

According to Halsey Thrasher Harpole, LLC, the new June's Hallmark location will be their ninth to open in Arkansas.

"The location will feature a full-service Hallmark and a Merle Norman studio," a news release from Halsey Thrasher Harpole stated. "The Merle Norman studio will be the first in the nation to open under their new prototype."

The store opening is scheduled for the week of November 7.

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