NEWPORT NEWS—HomeSense, a Canadian chain of discount home furnishing stores owned by TJX Companies, will open a location in the Tech Center area of Newport News on Thursday, November 17. The store, which is located at 12080 Jefferson Ave., will be open from 8am to 10pm.
HomeSense was founded in Canada in 2001 and expanded to Europe in 2008. The company came to the United States in 2017 and recently opened new stores in Sarasota, FL; Totowa, NJ; Amherst, NY; and in Virginia, in Richmond in Short Pump Crossing. The U.S. headquarters is located in Framingham, MA.
In addition to furniture that includes everything from sofas to beds and dining room tables to chairs, HomeSense offers a wide variety of items for the home including lighting, rugs, artwork, window treatments, pillows, and kitchen accessories. The company also sells merchandise for those who work from home, including desks, chairs, bookcases, and more. In addition, HomeSense has a selection of party essentials, candles, frames, stationary, and memorable gifts.