Wednesday, August 26, 2009

hhgregg Announces Grand Opening of New Store in Johnson City, TN

hhgregg Announces Grand Opening of New Store in Johnson City, TN

Store to Feature Wide Selection of Brand Name Appliances and Electronics

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug 26, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced that they'll be opening their 116th store in Johnson City, TN on Thursday, August 27th. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the store located at 3211 Peoples Street will be held at 2:45 p.m., followed by the official store opening at 3:00 p.m.

While the Company has a number of existing locations throughout the state of Tennessee, the Johnson City store will be the first in the Tri-Cities region. "The addition of the Johnson City store provides a convenient shopping location for the citizens of Johnson City, Kingsport, Bristol and the surrounding smaller towns and communities in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing, hhgregg.

"We are excited to enter the Tri-Cities region, and look forward to introducing residents to the hhgregg shopping experience," said Pearson. "Shoppers can expect to see a wide selection of electronics at competitive prices, along with top-notch customer service from our knowledgeable sales team."

To celebrate the new hhgregg location, a Grand Opening sale will be held from August 27 - September 5, providing low prices on televisions, appliances and electronics throughout the store.


hhgregg (NYSE: HGG) is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, mattresses and related services operating under the names hhgregg(R) and Fine Lines(R). hhgregg currently operates 116 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and Tennessee.