Monday, October 25, 2010

hhgregg to Sell Tempur-Pedic (R) Mattresses

hhgregg to Sell Tempur-Pedic (R) Mattresses

Wide Selection of Mattresses Available at hhgregg, Convenient Home Delivery

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) today announced that it will expand its mattress selection to include Tempur-Pedic mattresses. Beginning on October 31st, customers will be able to test and choose from a range of Tempur-Pedic models at hhgregg's 171 store locations throughout the Eastern and Midwestern United States.

Tempur-Pedic mattresses, the most highly recommended beds in America, are made with proprietary TEMPUR(R) material. Unlike traditional spring mattresses, Tempur-Pedic mattresses conform to each sleeper's body shape, weight and temperature to provide optimal support. There's a Tempur-Pedic mattress for every comfort preference, soft, medium, firm and everything in between, all made to deliver owners their best night's sleep.

"Mattresses have always been a unique offering for hhgregg, setting us apart from other retailers in our space," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing for hhgregg. "It's a category that works well for our business because of the footprint of our warehouses and stores, and also provides value for customers because they get hhgregg's quality customer service to help them choose a new mattress and our convenient next-day in-home delivery."

For more information and store locations, please visit www.hhgregg.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 171 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of Naples, FL and Ft. Myers, FL Stores

hhgregg Announces the Grand Opening of Naples, FL and Ft. Myers, FL Stores

New Southwestern Florida Stores to Offer Wide Selection of Appliances and Electronics

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) today announced that it will open its new Naples, FL and Ft. Myers, FL stores on Thursday, October 21st. The new stores, located at 5052 Airport Pulling Road North in Naples, FL and 5100 South Cleveland Avenue, Suite 101 in Ft. Myers, FL, brings the company's total number of stores in the state to 22.

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 October 21st - October 30th, 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.

"The opening of our new stores in Naples and Ft. Myers illustrates hhgregg's commitment to expanding operations in Southwestern Florida," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing for hhgregg. "Customers in both areas can expect to 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 each of the 30,000 square foot stores. Each employee undergoes a comprehensive training program and receives more than 200 hours of product training each year. Like all hhgregg locations, the new Naples and Ft. Myers stores 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 171 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

hhgregg Teams Up with Family First and All Pro Dad To Promote Stronger Families

hhgregg Teams Up with Family First and All Pro Dad To Promote Stronger Families

Company to Support All Pro Dad Father & Kids Experience Events in Nine Markets

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics retailer, hhgregg (NYSE:HGG), is pleased to announce that it has partnered with national non-profit organization, Family First, in a unique campaign to help strengthen and support American families. hhgregg has been named a Family Foundation Partner by Family First and is the title sponsor for multiple All Pro Dad Father & Kids experiences throughout the country. The All Pro Dad Father & Kids Experience is a hands-on event providing inspirational bonding opportunities for fathers and their children. hhgregg employees are also volunteering at these events.

"Our partnership with Family First and All Pro Dad provides us with a unique opportunity to give back to our customers and the communities in which they live," said Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing for hhgregg. "Relationship-building is a core value at hhgregg, and we are proud to be a partner in this important mission to improve family relationships across the country."

All Pro Dad is Family First's innovative program helping men to be better fathers. All Pro Dad's 60 NFL spokesmen, multiple NFL seminars, 900 All Pro Dad's Days, and Play of the Day daily emails that reach almost 50,000 fathers each day, all inspire and equip fathers to be actively involved in their children's lives.

"The All Pro Dad Father & Kids Experience gives fathers and their children at each event the opportunity to spend the morning running football-themed drills and spending quality time together, while helping dads learn how to be better fathers," said Tony Dungy, national spokesman for All Pro Dad. "Without the help of companies like hhgregg, we couldn't do what we do to get the word out to dads on the importance of spending time and being present with their kids."

Other Family First programs that hhgregg will help support include the Family Minute, a broadcast program that offers practical, impactful and relevant advice on marriage, parenting and family relationships and is broadcast on 270 radio stations across the country daily, and iMom, a program that supports, inspires and encourages mothers as they strive to raise children who are wise, healthy, purpose-minded, and relationally-focused.

"We are pleased to name hhgregg a Family First Foundation Partner," said Mark Merrill, founder and President of Family First. "We believe hhgregg is a great partner for us because the company strongly shares our core values of promoting happy and healthy families."

For more information about hhgregg, please visit www.hhgregg.com. For more information about the hhgregg All Pro Dad Father & Kids Experience events, please visit www.AllProDad.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.

ABOUT FAMILY FIRST

Family First is a national non-profit organization based in Tampa, Fla. Family First reaches thousands of parents each day through its three primary programs; All Pro Dad, www.AllProDad.com; iMOM, www.iMOM.com; and the Family Minute, www.FamilyMinute.com.

ABOUT ALL PRO DAD FATHER & KIDS EXPERIENCE

The All Pro Dad Father & Kids Experience is the football-themed event of All Pro Dad, the fatherhood program of Family First, a national non-profit organization based in Tampa, Fla. Launched with the help of former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Indianapolis Colts head coach Tony Dungy in 1997, All Pro Dad features almost 60 NFL players, coaches, and alumni who encourage men to be good fathers.