Haverty's opens in Columbus Park Crossing

Press Release 

COLUMBUS, GA - Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc., will celebrate the opening of its newest showroom with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 A.M. on Thursday, October 7, 2010.

The store is located at 5555 Whittlesey Blvd. Suite 1000,  in the Columbus Park Crossing shopping center. The new showroom is Havertys 15th in the state of Georgia. 

Havertys was founded in 1885 in Atlanta, Georgia, and currently operates more than one hundred furniture showrooms in seventeen states.  

 Havertys is regarded as the leading home furnishings retailer in the middle to upper middle positions and features the exclusive Havertys Collections.  It is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols of HVT and HVT.A. 

(More company background is available at www.havertys.com).

Clarence H. Smith, President and CEO said, "We are delighted to have the opportunity to serve the furniture consumer in the Columbus and surrounding area with this exciting new showroom.  We look forward to providing furniture shoppers with a satisfying experience. 

They will find more of the beautiful items they want for their homes with friendly, knowledgeable decorating assistance and affordable prices."

The showroom features fully accessorized room settings and hundreds of decorating ideas.  During the Grand Opening Sale shoppers may take advantage of special sale prices and no interest financing plans.  They may also register to win a $2,500 furniture shopping spree.

"I am very happy to bring Havertys newest and most exciting showroom design to the Columbus  area," said Cheryl Drawdy, Manager of the Columbus marketing area.  "Many people know the Havertys name and have shopped our stores in Atlanta.

  Now they will be able to find those same fashions and values here in Columbus.  And we expect to attract a large number of new shoppers with the idea-inspiring presentations at this location, as well."

A distribution center, in Braselton, GA, will insure that the furniture fashions consumers see in the showroom are available for delivery in days.

Source: Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc.