"It depends on the competitor," said Joe Fabrocini , Guitar Center's manager of real estate and director of store openings.
The company is scouting locations in Winston-Salem, Asheville and Hickory and plans to open another Charlotte store, Fabrocini
The chain is expanding into smaller markets, forgoing its traditional 15,000-square-foot format for buildings like the 10,000 square-foot one on Vanstory Street.
In Greensboro, that single store could target between 250,000 and 800,000 people, Fabrocini
said, pulling shoppers from nearby Interstate 40 and off High Point Road.