WAUKESHA — The
first Harbor Freight store in Waukesha County is set to open during
mid-December in Waukesha’s Westbrook Shopping Center.
E. Moreland Blvd., between the Habitat for Humanity ReStore and
Kohl’s, the tentative soft opening date for Harbor Freight is Dec.
12. The tentative grand opening date is Dec. 20.
15,000-square-foot store will employ between 35 and 40 workers.
to be opening our 15th Harbor Freight Tools store in Wisconsin and
very pleased by the warm welcome we’ve received in Waukesha,” said
Eric Smidt, president of Harbor Freight Tools, in an email. “At
Harbor Freight, we’re all about delivering high-quality tools at
ridiculously low prices. We do it by manufacturing our tools at the
same factories as the expensive brands, but we cut out the middle
man and pass the savings on to our customers. We’ve also invested
millions of dollars to build and operate our own state-of-the-art
quality test labs to ensure that we’re constantly driving quality at
the lowest possible price.”