Kmart 4012

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Kmart #4012
Store number4012
LocationKmart Plaza
Address4324 West Waco Drive
CityWaco, Texas
OpenedSeptember 23, 1965
ClosedSeptember 5, 1994
Retail floor area98,800 square feet (9,180 m2)
Replaced byKmart #4948
Next tenantStein Mart #129, OfficeMax #592, Hancock Fabrics #1527, and AT&T
Coordinates31°31′34″N 97°10′14″W / 31.52604°N 97.17046°W / 31.52604; -97.17046Coordinates: 31°31′34″N 97°10′14″W / 31.52604°N 97.17046°W / 31.52604; -97.17046

Kmart #4012 was a Kmart discount department store located at Kmart Plaza, 4324 West Waco Drive in Waco, Texas.[1] The store opened on September 23, 1965, and was the largest store in the chain at the time of opening.[2] In 1984, the store would be remodeled, with a grand reopening ceremony on May 23.[3] In 1992, the store would be expanded and remodeled from a pre-1972 full-size model Kmart, with a grand reopening ceremony on April 30.[4] The store closed on September 3, 1994, when it was replaced by Kmart 4948.[5]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. K mart Corporation, Sales Taxpayer Search, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
  2. Roznovsky, Ann. "Waco's K mart: Model Center." Waco Times-Herald, September 22, 1965, p. 13A.
  3. Advertisement, Waco Tribune-Herald, May 22, 1984, p. 8A.
  4. Collier, Jana. "K mart gets a new look both inside and out." Waco Tribune-Herald, April 19, 1992, p. 1B.
  5. Full-page advertisement, Waco Tribune-Herald, August 28, 1994, p. 11A.