WARREN, Mich., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Art Van Furniture announced today that it will close its 19 Paul's TV outlets in Michigan by May 31 and replace them with Scott Shuptrine Interiors, Art Van Flooring and Modern Living galleries. The decision is part of the Midwest's No. 1 furniture and mattress retailer's strategy to satisfy the increasing demand of its home furnishings business. The announcement was made by Kim Yost, CEO of Art Van Furniture.
"Transforming the Paul's TV outlets into galleries within our stores allows us to showcase more of our luxury brands, premium flooring and our new home furnishings business, Modern Living," said Yost.
All Paul's TV warranties and customer service issues related to products purchased will continue to be handled by Paul's TV. Art Van Furniture has invited the approximately 50 Paul's TV sales associates affected by the upcoming transition to apply for positions within Art Van Furniture, Art Van PureSleep, and Art Van Flooring.
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About Art Van Furniture Art Van Furniture is the Midwest's largest furniture retailer and America's largest independent furniture retailer. The company operates 89 stores throughout Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, and Indiana, including freestanding Art Van PureSleep mattress stores, Art Van Flooring stores, and Art Van Furniture franchise locations as well as a full service e-commerce website. Founded in 1959, the company is family-owned and headquartered in Warren, Michigan. Visit artvan.com for more information.