The latest addition to Crossroad Shopping Center Annex is Merchandise World. They will occupy the 6,400 square foot anchor location that was formerly occupied by Parnell's Furniture. Merchandise World , a local retailer from Boaz, decided to relocate to Albertville. The store will offer a variety of clothing items and household goods. Future plans call for an inside eatery as well. "We feel that this is a great addtion to the center" says Emmette Barran, CCIM, who manages the shopping center.