Tuesday, March 30, 2010

hhgregg Announces 600 Job Openings for 12 New Stores in the Philadelphia Area

hhgregg Announces 600 Job Openings for 12 New Stores in the Philadelphia Area

Appliance and Electronic Retailer Provides Opportunities for Enthusiastic and Motivated Philly-Area Residents

INDIANAPOLIS, Mar 30, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As part of its commitment to expand operations in the mid-Atlantic region, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) today announced that it is looking to fill approximately 600 positions for 12 new stores that are scheduled to open in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware this Spring.

"As we continue our mid-Atlantic expansion, entering the states of Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey, now is an exciting time to join the hhgregg team," said Dennis L. May, President and CEO of hhgregg. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company."

hhgregg is now accepting online applications for commissioned sales associates, warehouse staff and customer service merchandiser positions. The company plans to hire approximately 50 employees for each of the following store locations:

Woodbury, NJ: 2000 Clements Bridge Road, Woodbury, NJ 08096

Newark, DE: 700 Center Blvd, Newark, DE 19702

Langhorne, PA: 100 Lincoln Plaza, Langhorne, PA 19047

Whitehall PA: 740 Lehigh Valley Mall, Whitehall, PA 18052

North Wales PA: 1251 Knapp Road, North Wales, PA 19454

NE Philadelphia PA: 9733 Roosevelt Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19114

Downingtown PA: 10 Quarry Road, Downingtown, PA 19335

Wyomissing PA: 1101 Woodland Ave., Suite 4000, Wyomissing, PA 19610

Mays Landing NJ: 4215 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing, NJ 08330

Lawrenceville NJ: 3371 US Hwy 1, Space #34, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Wilmington DE: 1000 Brandywine Pkwy, Wilmington, DE 19803

Dover DE: 1380 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901

"We are actively seeking energetic, customer-serviced focused people to fill the open positions in the Philadelphia area and will provide top-notch training to those who join us," said Greg Walker, Mid-Atlantic Vice President for hhgregg. "Our comprehensive training program provides more than 200 hours of training for each sales associate, giving each person the knowledge and resources they need to succeed."

Individuals interested in applying for the open positions are encouraged to visit the "Careers" section on hhgregg's website. An online application and assessment must be completed in order to secure an interview with the company. To apply online, please visit http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

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 131 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

hhgregg Announces hhgives Contest To Honor One Inspirational Central Pennsylvania Resident

hhgregg Announces hhgives Contest To Honor One Inspirational Central Pennsylvania Resident

Appliance and Electronics Retailer to Select One Winner to Receive a Frigidaire Stainless Steel Appliance Package

INDIANAPOLIS, Mar 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced the launch of its hhgives Contest in Central Pennsylvania. In honor of its new stores in that region, hhgregg is asking residents to nominate a community member that provides inspiration to others in some way. The winner will receive a Frigidaire stainless steel appliance package, including a gas or electric range, a microwave oven, a dishwasher and a side-by-side refrigerator. The prize has a retail value of $3,700.

Contest entries will consist of an essay of 150 words or less describing the reason why the person being nominated deserves to win. Entries will be accepted until April 8, 2010 and the winner will be notified by April 13, 2010.

"We are very grateful for the enthusiasm Central Pennsylvania has shown us in advance of our new store openings and wanted to find a way to give back to the community," said Greg Walker, Mid-Atlantic Vice President for hhgregg. "We believe this is a great way to honor outstanding community members such as those who consistently give more than they take, or those who have overcome a big hardship and maintained a positive outlook throughout."

The hhgives contest is open to all residents of Central Pennsylvania as well as anyone located within a fifty-mile radius of Winchester, Virginia and Hagerstown, Maryland. For more information, visit http://wwww.hhgregg.com/hhgives

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

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 131 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of its Colonial Heights, VA and Roanoke, VA stores

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of its Colonial Heights, VA and Roanoke, VA stores

Stores to Feature Wide Selection of Brand Name Appliances and Electronics

INDIANAPOLIS, Mar 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) today announced that it will open two new stores in Virginia on Thursday, March, 25th. The new stores are located in Colonial Heights at 820 Southpark Blvd. and Roanoke at 1900 Valley View Blvd. NW and bring the company's total number of stores in the state to six. hhgregg currently operates locations in Midlothian, Henrico, Newport News and Virginia Beach.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony for each store will take place at 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, followed by the official store openings at 3:00 p.m. Grand Opening sales will be held at each new store from March 25th - April 3rd, 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 stores, and will have a chance to register to win a Frigidaire Stainless Steel Appliance Package or a Magellan GPS.

"The opening of our Colonial Heights and Roanoke stores illustrates hhgregg's commitment to expand operations in the state of Virginia," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing at hhgregg. "Shoppers in both areas can expect to find a wide selection of electronics and appliances at competitive prices, along with top-notch customer service from our knowledgeable sales team."

Approximately 50 residents from each area have been hired to staff the roughly 30,000 square foot stores. All employees undergo a comprehensive training program and receive more than 200 hours of product training each year. Like all hhgregg locations the Colonial Heights and Roanoke stores will showcase over 100 digital TVs and have more than 400 major appliances in stock every day.

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

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 131 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Monday, March 15, 2010

hhgregg Announces 300 Job Openings for Six New Stores in the Baltimore Area

hhgregg Announces 300 Job Openings for Six New Stores in the Baltimore Area

Appliance and Electronics Retailer Aims to Fill Positions in Sales, Warehouse and Customer Service

INDIANAPOLIS, Mar 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is looking to fill approximately 300 positions for six new stores scheduled to open in the Baltimore market this Spring.

hhgregg expects to hire about 50 employees for each of the following store locations:

Hanover, MD: 7667 Arundel Mills Blvd. Hanover, MD 21076

Annapolis, MD: 150 - A Jennifer Road, Annapolis, MD 21401

Catonsville, MD: 6026 Baltimore National Pike, Catonsville, MD 21228

Bel Air, MD: 680 Marketplace Dr. Bel Air, MD 21014

Towson, MD: 801 Goucher Blvd, Towson, MD 21286

Glen Burnie, MD: 6711 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Individuals interested in applying for the open positions are encouraged to visit the "Careers" section on hhgregg's website, http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/. An online application and assessment must be completed in order to secure an interview with the company.

"As we continue our mid-Atlantic expansion, adding six new stores near Baltimore in the coming months, we are actively seeking energetic, customer-serviced focused people to be a part of our team," said Greg Walker, Mid-Atlantic Vice President for hhgregg. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company. We encourage anyone who is interested in joining our team to apply."

Online applications for commissioned sales associates, warehouse staff and customer service merchandiser positions will be accepted. Sales experience is preferred, but retail experience is not required. hhgregg has a comprehensive training program, which provides more than 200 hours of training for each sales associate. To apply online, please visit http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

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 129 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

hhgregg Announces 115 Job Openings in Hagerstown, MD and Winchester, VA

hhgregg Announces 115 Job Openings in Hagerstown, MD and Winchester, VA

Appliance and Electronics Retailer Aims to Fill Positions in Sales, Warehouse, Customer Service and Management

INDIANAPOLIS, Mar 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is looking to fill approximately 100 job openings for two new stores located in Hagerstown, Maryland and Winchester, Virginia that are scheduled to open this Spring. The company also plans to hire 15 managers-in-training for additional stores it plans to open in the area later this year.

hhgregg expects to hire about 50 sales associates, warehouse staff and customer service merchandiser personnel for the stores located at 17766 Garland Groh Boulevard in Hagerstown, MD and 2580 South Pleasant Valley Road in Winchester, VA. The company is also accepting applications to fill 15 available manager-in-training positions for employees who would train at the Hagerstown and Winchester stores this Spring and be assigned to manage new stores in the mid-Atlantic region later this year.

Individuals interested in applying for the open positions are encouraged to visit the "Careers" section on hhgregg's website, http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/. An online application and assessment must be completed in order to secure an interview with the company. Interviews will take place March 8th -29th.

"hhgregg is excited to be expanding in Maryland and Virginia and we are actively seeking talented members of the local community to be part of the hhgregg team," said Greg Walker, Mid-Atlantic Vice President for hhgregg. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company."

hhgregg encourages candidates with a friendly attitude and customer-service focus to apply. Sales experience is preferred, but retail experience is not required. hhgregg has a comprehensive training program, which provides more than 200 hours of training for each sales associate. To apply online, please visit http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

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 129 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

SOURCE: hhgregg

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of its Virginia Beach, VA and Newport News, VA stores

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of its Virginia Beach, VA and Newport News, VA stores

Stores to Feature Wide Selection of Brand Name Appliances and Electronics

INDIANAPOLIS, Mar 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) today announced that it will open two new stores in the state of Virginia on Thursday, March, 11th. The new stores are located in Virginia Beach at 3421 Virginia Beach Blvd. and Newport News at 12140 Jefferson Ave.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony for each store will take place at 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, followed by the official store openings at 3:00 p.m. Grand Opening sales will be held at each new store from March 11th - March 20th, 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 stores, and will have a chance to register to win a Frigidaire Stainless Steel Appliance Package or a Magellan GPS.

"We are very excited about expanding our operations in the state of Virginia," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing, hhgregg. "We think residents in both areas will be pleased with the wide selection of appliances and electronics on display at our stores, and hope that they will enjoy our friendly and professional customer service, which are the hallmarks of our company."

Approximately 50 residents from each area have been hired to staff the roughly 30,000 square foot stores. The company is still accepting applications for open positions at each location. Individuals interested in applying are encouraged to visit the "Careers" section on hhgregg's website, http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/. An online application and assessment must be completed in order to secure an interview with the company. All hhgregg employees undergo a comprehensive training program and receive more than 200 hours of product training each year.

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

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 129 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

SOURCE: hhgregg