Vermont Flannel opens store in Freeport, Maine

Vermont Retailer of Flannel Clothing Opens First Store in Maine

[Freeport, May 25, 2023]. Today, The Vermont Flannel Company announced the Grand Opening of a new retail store in Freeport, Maine. Located in a charming brick building on 47 Main Street, Vermont Flannel’s first-ever Maine location will be open for business beginning Saturday, May 27, 2023, with current retail hours of Monday - Saturday 10-6 and Sunday 11-5. Visit the beautiful new store for an authentic Vermont Flannel experience.

The public is invited to celebrate the occasion with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, May 31. The event will be held from 5:30-6:30 pm. Matt Bigelow, President of The Vermont Flannel Company, will kick off the ceremony. Vermont Flannel will be joined by the Freeport Chamber of Commerce as well as Ben & Jerry’s, who will be serving up the flavor of Vermont with scoops of their delicious Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough and Chocolate Fudge Brownie Ice Cream.

From Saturday, May 27 through Monday, May 29, customers who purchase $150 or more at Vermont Flannel will receive a coupon for a free scoop of ice cream at Ben & Jerry’s. Simply bring the coupon over to the Ben & Jerry’s Freeport location to redeem the offer.

“After more than 30 years of successful retail operations in the state of Vermont, we couldn’t be more excited to branch into the greater New England retail market,” said Joe Van Deman, CEO. “Freeport has welcomed us with open arms and we’re thrilled to bring our American-made flannel clothing to the region.”

The Vermont Flannel Co. is “Dedicated to World Comfort.” Handcrafted in America since 1991, Vermont Flannel clothing, blankets, and accessories are skillfully stitched for strength and durability, matching stripes the old fashioned way. Vermont Flannel fabric is made with 100% GOTS Certified Organic Cotton, brushed beyond reason for unbelievable softness. Their quality flannel products are perfect for outfitting Maine residents and tourists alike.

“Having spent a few years of my childhood living in Maine, I still remember our annual summer pilgrimages to Freeport with fondness," said Matt Bigelow, President. "It's awesome to see how Freeport has evolved into a year-round destination, and we're so excited for Vermont Flannel to be a part of that."

About The Vermont Flannel Co.
The Vermont Flannel Company is a manufacturer and retailer of ultra-soft flannel clothing, blankets, and accessories. Established in Vermont in 1991, Vermont Flannel has handcrafted all of its products in America for more than 30 years. Vermont Flannel fabric is made with 100% GOTS Certified Organic Cotton, brushed beyond reason for unbelievable softness, yarn-dyed for lasting color, and tightly woven for minimal shrinkage. Find Vermont Flannel's heirloom quality clothing online and in retail stores. Learn more at

Source: [Freeport, ME, May 25, 2023]. The Vermont Flannel Company