Bentonville company JUNK Brands is expanding its corporate office, and adding a retail space.
Store owner and founder Kourtney Barrett recently paid $650,000 for an empty, 16,000-SF warehouse at 1004 N.W. 11th St. in Bentonville. The property is adjacent to the company’s existing office at 1006 N.W. 11th St., just off North Walton Boulevard.
JUNK Brands was launched in mid-2012. Barrett said the company, which designs and manufactures high-performance headbands, ear warmers and other fitness gear, is growing rapidly and needs the space.
“After remodeling the building we plan to expand our corporate offices, double our manufacturing, add new technologies to our processes and open up a retail space,” she explained.
Barrett said she hopes to move into the new building by Jan.... [ MORE ]