Kmart 4012

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Kmart #4012
Store number4012
LocationKmart Plaza
Address4324 West Waco Drive
CityWaco, Texas
OpenedSeptember 23, 1965
ClosedSeptember 5, 1994
TypeFull-size model pre-1972
Retail floor area104,800 square feet (9,740 m2)
Replaced byKmart #4948
Next tenantStein Mart #129, OfficeMax #592, 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 as the eighth Kmart in Texas, and one of five stores to open that day for a total of 104 Kmarts overall. At 112,000 square feet, it was the largest store in the chain at the time of opening, with a prototype layout known as the "112 series".[2] The store ultimately closed on September 3, 1994, when it was replaced by Kmart 4948.[3][4]

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 News-Tribune, September 23, 1965, p. 18A.
  3. Full-page advertisement, Waco Tribune-Herald, August 28, 1994, p. 11A.
  4. "Kmart latest" spreadsheet.