SHELTON — Del’s Feed and Farm Supply in Shelton will be moving into the new Tractor Supply Company building now under construction on U.S. Highway 101 next to the Port of Shelton.
The Del’s store at 1043 SE Olympic Highway will close in July and reopen as Tractor Supply at the new location.
Tractor Supply plans to hire another six to eight employees to round out the team’s staff.
Expanding on Del’s core offerings for farm and ranch customers, the new Tractor Supply store will offer a wide selection of products, including workwear and boots, tractor and trailer parts and accessories, lawn and garden supplies, sprinkler and irrigation parts, power tools, fencing, welding and pump supplies and riding mowers.
Tractor Supply is reputed to be the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the U.S. The company is the owner of Del’s Feed and Farm Supply.
The store will also carry a variety of food and supplies for the health and containment of pets, equine and livestock.
“On behalf of the entire Del’s team, we are extremely grateful to the Shelton community for their many years of patronage and loyalty,” said District Manager Jeremy Miller. “We’re excited to introduce Shelton customers to Tractor Supply where they can expect the same excellent customer service and an even greater selection of products.”
The Tractor Supply team will also seek to support pet adoption initiatives, 4-H and FFA, county fairs and livestock shows.
The new Shelton Tractor Supply store will keep regular business hours from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.
Founded in 1938, Tractor Supply Company is the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States. At December 31, 2016, the Company operated 1,595 Tractor Supply stores in 49 states and an e-commerce website at www.tractorsupply.com. Tractor Supply stores are focused on supplying the lifestyle needs of recreational farmers and ranchers and others who enjoy the rural lifestyle, as well as tradesmen and small businesses. Stores are located primarily in towns outlying major metropolitan markets and in rural communities. The Company offers the following selection of merchandise: equine, livestock, pet and small animal products, including items necessary for their health, care, growth and containment; hardware, truck, towing and tool products; seasonal products, including heating, lawn and garden items, power equipment, gifts and toys; work/recreational clothing and footwear; and maintenance products for agricultural and rural use.
Tractor Supply Company also owns and operates Petsense, a small-box pet specialty supply retailer. As of Dec. 31 the company operated 143 Petsense stores in 26 states, including stores in Aberdeen and Chehalis.
To learn more about Tractor Supply Company, visit TractorSupply.com