Tuesday, September 28, 2010

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of New Chesapeake, VA Store

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of New Chesapeake, VA Store

14th Store in Virginia to Offer Wide Selection of Appliances and Electronics

INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) today announced that it will open its new Chesapeake, VA store on Thursday, September 30th. The new store, located at 1543 Sams Circle, brings the company's total number of stores in the state to 14. hhgregg currently operates locations in Midlothian, Henrico, Colonial Heights, Roanoke, Newport News, Virginia Beach, Winchester, Fredericksburg, Springfield, Sterling, Fairfax, Falls Church and Woodbridge.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, followed by the official store opening at 3:00 p.m. hhgregg will hold a Grand Opening sale from September 30th - October 2nd, 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 store, and will have a chance to register to win a Frigidaire Stainless Steel Appliance Package or a Magellan GPS.

"With the opening of our new Chesapeake store we continue to establish our presence in the state of Virginia," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing for hhgregg. "Customers in Chesapeake and the Hampton Roads area will find the same great service and advice that has been the driving force of our growth and success."

Approximately 50 residents have been hired to staff the roughly 30,000 square foot store. Each employee undergoes a comprehensive training program and receives more than 200 hours of product training each year. Like all hhgregg locations the new Chesapeake store will showcase over 100 digital TVs and have more than 400 major appliances in stock every day.

To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the "hhGO" link on the company's website, http://www.hhgregg.com/, or visit http://www.hhgreggnewstores.com/.

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

hhgregg is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, and related products and services operating under the name hhgregg(TM) and Fine Lines(TM). hhgregg currently operates 169 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Monday, September 20, 2010

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Manassas, VA

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Manassas, VA

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

INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated Virginia-area residents to fill approximately 50 positions for a new store scheduled to open in Manassas, VA this Fall.

Positions are available for commissioned sales associates, managers-in-training, warehouse staff and customer service merchandisers for the new store located at 7412 Stream Walk Lane. Interested applicants are encouraged to complete an online application and assessment at http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com. Accepted applicants will be invited to interviews from September 20th -October 8th.

"As we continue to grow and expand in Virginia, we are actively seeking new employees to become a part of the hhgregg team," said hhgregg Regional Manager Maria Purcell. "There are many exciting opportunities for motivated individuals looking to grow with hhgregg. We encourage those with a friendly attitude and a focus on customer service to apply."

Like all hhgregg employees, newly hired associates will undergo a comprehensive training program that includes over 200 hours of product training. The program is designed to ensure each associate is well prepared to answer all product related questions in order to help customers make the best purchase decisions. Each hhgregg store showcases over 100 digital TVs and has more than 500 major appliances in stock every day.

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/.

To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the "hhGO" link on the company's website, http://www.hhgregg.com/, or visit http://www.hhgreggnewstores.com/.

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

hhgregg is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, and related products and services operating under the name hhgregg(TM) and Fine Lines(TM). hhgregg currently operates 168 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Erie, PA Area

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Erie, PA Area

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

INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated Pennsylvania residents to fill approximately 50 positions for a new store scheduled to open in Erie, PA this Fall.

Positions are available for commissioned sales associates, managers-in-training, warehouse staff and customer service merchandisers for the new store located at 7451 Peach Street. Interested applicants are encouraged to complete an online application and assessment at http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com.

Accepted applicants will be invited to interviews from September 20th -October 8th.

"As we continue to expand in Pennsylvania, we are actively seeking talented members of the local community to be part of the hhgregg team," said hhgregg Regional Manager Chapman Logsdon. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company. We encourage those with a friendly attitude and a focus on customer service to apply."

Like all hhgregg employees, newly hired associates will undergo a comprehensive training program that includes over 200 hours of product training. The program is designed to ensure each associate is well prepared to answer all product related questions in order to help customers make the best purchase decisions. Each hhgregg store showcases over 100 digital TVs and has more than 500 major appliances in stock every day.

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/.

To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the "hhGO" link on the company's website, http://www.hhgregg.com/, or visit http://www.hhgreggnewstores.com/.

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

hhgregg is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, and related products and services operating under the name hhgregg(TM) and Fine Lines(TM). hhgregg currently operates 168 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

hhgregg Announces Grand Opening of 10 New Stores in the Washington, D.C. Area

hhgregg Announces Grand Opening of 10 New Stores in the Washington, D.C. Area
Grand Opening Sales September 16th - 26th on a Wide Selection of Brand Name Appliances and Electronics

INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced today that it will hold Grand Opening sales in all of its Washington, D.C. area stores to celebrate the opening of ten new stores in the market and welcome new customers. The sales will run at each Washington-area hhgregg location from September 16th-September 26th, 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 a wide variety of items, and will have a chance to register to win a Frigidaire Stainless Steel Appliance Package or a Magellan GPS.

Ribbon-cutting ceremonies for each of the new stores will take place at 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, September 16th followed by the launch of the Grand Opening sales at 3:00 p.m.

The new Washington, D.C. area stores are located at:

1731 Carl D. Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

6640 Loisdale Road, Springfield, VA 22150

3000 Festival Way, Waldorf, MD 20601

46301 Potomac Run Plaza #120, Sterling, VA 20164

12189 Fair Lakes Promenade Dr, Fairfax, VA 22033

5710 Columbia Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041

14500 Potomac Mills Rd, Woodbridge, VA 22192

1501 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852

1020 Shoppers Way Largo, MD 20774

7320 Guilford Dr, Frederick, MD 21704

These ten new locations bring hhgregg's total number of stores in the Washington, D.C. area to twelve. It's first stores in the market, located at 17766 Garland Groh Boulevard in Hagerstown, MD and 2580 South Pleasant Valley Road in Winchester, VA opened in April 2010. The Hagerstown and Winchester stores will also participate in the Grand Opening sales.

"Expanding into the Washington, D.C. market has been an important landmark of our company's growth," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing for hhgregg. "We look forward to providing residents with the widest selection of appliances and electronics along with the friendly and professional customer service experience that set us apart from the competition."

More than 600 residents from the area have been hired to staff hhgregg's Washington, D.C. stores. All employees undergo a comprehensive training program and receive more than 200 hours of product training each year.

To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the "hhGO" link on the company's website, http://www.hhgregg.com/, or visit http://www.hhgreggnewstores.com/.

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

hhgregg is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, and related products and services operating under the name hhgregg(TM) and Fine Lines(TM). hhgregg currently operates 168 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.