Ross Stores continues to build out its store footprint at an aggressive pace.

The off-price retailer opened 21 Ross Dress for Less stores and seven dd’s Discounts locations across 15 different states in June and July. The openings are part of the company’s plans to add approximately 70 Ross and 20 dd’s locations in 2017.

“With this opening group, we continued to expand Ross and dd’s in both new and existing markets. Ross grew in its newest market – the Midwest…