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Wheaton College Unveils Newly-Renovated Campus Store

WHEATON, IL, Jan 9, 2020 – Follett Higher Education Group and Wheaton College are pleased to announce the opening of our newly renovated store located in the Student Services Building in the heart of campus.

No longer simply a bookstore, the rebranded “Wheaton College Campus Store” offers expanded clothing lines, gifts, supplies and general books, as well as charging stations and reading/study tables. In addition, the online pickup area and text information desk have been expanded to provide added service.

The newly renovated space represents a collaborative effort between Follett Higher Education, who manages the store, and the school design team, who worked together to create a space that acts in harmony with the other areas of the recently remodeled Student Services Building. 

The remodel also incorporates finishes that were used in areas adjacent to the store, including historical slate roofing taken from a former campus landmark. Large format graphics feature iconic Wheaton Campus images, with a nod to the school colors of blue and orange, and bring the space into focus as a student-centered experience.

The result is a campus store that’s more than a place to shop. It’s a destination that promises to deliver personalized experiences that strengthen student, faculty, and alumni connection to Wheaton College now and for the future.

About the Wheaton College Campus Store

The Wheaton College Campus Store is devoted to serving Wheaton students, faculty, staff, alumni, fans, and the local Wheaton community — offering products and services both in-store and online at http://wheatonstore.com. The store is located in the Student Services Building at 418 N. Chase Street and is open from 9am-5pm Monday through Friday.

About Follett Corporation |  Follett.com

Follett Corporation is the world's largest single source of educational materials, digital content, eCommerce, and multi-media for libraries, schools and institutions. Headquartered in Westchester, Illinois, Follett provides education technology, services and physical and digital content to millions of students at 70,000 schools, and more than 2,700 physical locations and campus eCommerce platforms in North America. Through Baker & Taylor, Follett's reach also extends to the public library markets.

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Media Contact:

Danita Kirkegaard – Regional Manager
Wheaton College Campus Store (630) 752-5119
Bookstore@wheaton.edu

 


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