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Bob’s Discount Furniture Announces Plans for two new Pittsburgh Stores
Connecticut-Based Furniture Retailer Continues its Rapid Pennsylvania Growth
MANCHESTER, Conn. – Feb. 11, 2015 – Bob’s Discount Furniture plans to continue expanding its fast-growing Pennsylvania retail operations by opening two stores in the Pittsburgh area during this year’s second quarter. The Connecticut-based furniture retailer has leased spaces for a new store in Robinson Township, 12 miles west of Pittsburgh, and at another location in Monroeville, located 15 miles east of the city.
The two new Pittsburgh-area locations will bring Bob’s high-quality, affordable home furnishings to an even wider audience in and around the state, which will soon be served by seven stores in the Greater Philadelphia area and another store in Wilkes-Barre, Penn., all of which have opened within the past year.
“We’re pleased to be further extending our retail footprint into the Pittsburgh area,” said Bob Kaufman, Bob’s president emeritus and co-founder. “Pennsylvania is a high-priority market for us, and we look forward to opening even more stores there in the months ahead.”
About Bob’s Discount Furniture
Bob’s Discount Furniture provides a wide variety of quality furnishings – including living room furniture, bedroom furniture, dining room furniture, office furniture and home accents – at everyday low prices. The stores also offer a unique and enjoyable shopping experience featuring cafes in each store with free gourmet coffee, ice cream, cookies and candy. Since 1991, Bob’s has built strong customer loyalty by offering the highest-value home furnishings at the lowest possible prices. With 54 furniture stores located throughout New England, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia, the Manchester, Conn.-based company has become the 14th-largest U.S. furniture chain. Bob’s is committed to supporting communities where its stores are located through a variety of charitable giving efforts. Bob’s Discount Furniture Charitable Foundation has anchored the company’s philanthropic work for more than 15 years. In addition, the Bob’s Outreach program was created as a separate entity to help schools and children-related charities. The company donates over $2.0 million to charities through these programs each year. For more information on Bob’s charitable programs, visit http://www.bobscares.org/, and follow us on Twitter @MyBobs and @MyBobs_Charity and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MyBobs.