These two stores would be located in Mayville, Wisconsin; and Valentine, Nebraska.

Shopko Hometown in Mayville will be approximately 36,000 ft2 and be located at 2050 Horicon Street while Valentine store would be approximately 36,000 ft2 and be located at 525 E. Highway 20.

The stores will offer national brands and high-value private label brands of apparel, home furnishings, toys, consumer electronics, seasonal items, every day consumable items and lawn and garden products. They will also house a pharmacy service.

Shopko Hometown retail format adds to the retailer’s larger store model and caters to smaller rural communities.

Shopko CEO Peter McMahon said, "We understand that consumers in smaller towns are looking for the same variety of high quality goods and trend right merchandise that can be found in larger cities."

"Customers of our Hometown stores tell us they appreciate the vastly improved shopping experience and access to a broad, differentiated selection of merchandise, including products and brands previously not available in their community."

Shopko is owned by an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.