The "rural lifestyle" chain operates more than 1600 stores in 49 states. Soon, there'll be one in Bay St. Louis, close to the post office.
- by Lisa Monti
Tractor Supply Co., the retail chain that carries top brands for farmers, gardeners, homeowners and their pets, is coming to Bay St. Louis.
The store, which will be built at 1220 U.S. 90, (corner of Turner and Hwy 90, site of the former souvenir shop, Louise's), has created a lot of buzz ever since the building permit was issued for the $1.4 million commercial building.
A company rep said the store opening is set for mid to late fall.
Tractor Supply is Tennessee based and has more than 1,600 stores in 49 states, making it a market leader. The closest stores are in Gulfport and Picayune.
Don’t let the name put you off. Tractor Supply sells everything from outdoor furniture and garden tools to soil and seeds, toys, clothes and footwear, fireplaces and hardware.
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