CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (AP) — Cabela's Inc. says it will employ 225 people at its first New York location, scheduled to open this fall at a suburban Buffalo shopping center.

The Buffalo News reports the Sidney, Neb.-based chain of outdoor gear and sporting goods stores announced Monday that it's accepting applications for full- and part-time employees for the store scheduled to open this fall at the renamed Cabela's Crossing, located just off Interstate 90 in Cheektowaga.

The 88,000-square-foot store will be Cabela's first in New York state. In addition to outdoor products, the store will include a large mountain replica, indoor archery range, boat shop and deli.

Cabela's operates 53 stores across North America with plans to open an additional 21 over the next two years.


Information from: The Buffalo News,