In 1976, TJ Maxx was founded in Framingham, Massachusetts, United States, by Bernard Cammarata. The first international store opened in Bristol, UK, in 1994. The company modified the name to TK Maxx to avoid confusion with the established British retail chain T. J. Hughes (which is not affiliated with TJX).
What is TK Maxx called in America?
But what you might not know about TK Maxx is that it’s called something different in America. In the States , the store is actually called TJ Maxx.
Is there TJ Maxx in UK?
The TJX Companies operates a number of department stores around the globe. TJ Maxx is the company’s flagship chain in the US. That brand’s known as TK Maxx in the UK. Insider visited a TJ Maxx in the US and a TK Maxx in the UK to compare the stores.
Who owns TK Maxx?
TK Maxx/Головные организации