Ashley HomeStore Celebrates 600th Store Opening

No. 1 US Furniture Retailer Sees Explosive Growth across the Globe

Dec 15, 2015, 13:40 ET from Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.

BRANDON, Fla., Dec. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashley HomeStore, the largest furniture retailer in the U.S., celebrated the grand opening of its 600th store in Hanoi, Vietnam. The fast-growing furniture store brand has added more than 50 new HomeStores worldwide this year and is planning to open more than 100 additional HomeStores in 2016.

"We are thrilled to be a part of the Ashley HomeStore family," said Mr. Nam, owner and licensee of the HomeStore in Hanoi. "We look forward to providing our guests with inspirational styles for their home and delivering the exceptional home furnishing values and service that customers have come to expect from Ashley HomeStore." 

Ashley HomeStore's primary source of home furnishings is one of the largest home furniture manufacturers in the world – Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. (Ashley). Ashley's ability to design, manufacture, and deliver a broad assortment of inspiring home furnishing styles at exceptional values has been a major reason for the growing popularity of the Ashley HomeStore brand.

Throughout its 18-year history, Ashley HomeStore's network of licensed and company-owned stores has experienced explosive growth – exceeding $3 billion in sales in 2014. Ashley HomeStore has been the number one selling U.S. furniture store brand since 2006 and now has store locations in 28 countries. 

"It's fitting that the 600th Ashley HomeStore is opening outside of the United States," said Todd Wanek, President and CEO of Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. "We are experiencing tremendous international momentum with the Ashley HomeStore brand and we look forward to its continued growth in the New Year and beyond."

Chuck Spang, Ashley's President of International Sales, added, "The Ashley HomeStore licensee program's success in various regions around the world including Asia, Africa, Australia, the Middle East; and North, Central and South America is a testament to its global appeal."

"A culture of continuous improvement and a relentless focus on the guest experience has propelled our growth throughout the last two decades," said Mark Dufresne, CEO of Ashley Global Retail. "I am confident our brand promise and distinct product offering will continue to drive Ashley HomeStore's success in the future."

Ashley HomeStore is committed to being your trusted partner and style leader for the home. This commitment has made Ashley HomeStore the No. 1 furniture retailer in the U.S. and one of the world's best-selling furniture store brands with 600 locations in 28 countries.

Start designing your dream home today. Visit Ashley HomeStore online at www.ashleyhomestore.com.  "Like" Ashley HomeStore on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram, or see our design-focused boards on Pinterest.

Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. (Ashley) feels that every person deserves more value for their money. Established in 1945, Ashley is one of the largest manufacturers of home furnishings in the world. From design through fulfillment, Ashley is committed to delivering the world's best home furnishing values, selection and service, and earning the loyalty and trust of its customers every day. Visit Ashley online at www.ashleyfurniture.com.

CONTACT:
Cole Bawek
Public Relations
CBawek@AshleyFurniture.com 
608-323-6110 

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SOURCE Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.



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