INDIANAPOLIS, Nov 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE: HGG) today announced that it will open a new store in Manassas, VA on Thursday, November 4th. The new store, located at 7412 Stream Walk Lane brings the company's total number of stores in the Washington D.C. area to 13.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, followed by the official store opening at 3:00 p.m. hhgregg will hold a Grand Opening sale from November 4th - November 13th, providing local residents with low prices on hhgregg's wide selection of televisions, appliances and electronics. Customers will also be able to take advantage of special financing options on items throughout the store, and will have a chance to register to win a Frigidaire Stainless Steel Appliance Package or a Magellan GPS.
"The opening of the new Manassas store symbolizes hhgregg's commitment to expanding its presence in the Washington D.C. area," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing for hhgregg. "We look forward to providing residents in Manassas and the surrounding areas with a convenient place to shop for all of their appliance and electronics needs, just in time for the holidays."
Approximately 50 residents have been hired to staff the 30,000 square foot store. Each employee undergoes a comprehensive training program and receives more than 200 hours of product training each year. Like all hhgregg locations, the new Manassas store will showcase over 100 digital TVs and has more than 400 major appliances in stock every day.
To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the "hhGO" link on the company's website, http://www.hhgregg.com/, or visit http://www.hhgreggnewstores.com/.
hhgregg is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, and related products and services operating under the name hhgregg(TM) and Fine Lines(TM). hhgregg currently operates 173 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.
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