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Boscov's to Expand Furniture Selection, Drop Appliances, Electronics

November 26, 2012
Department store Boscov's said it plans to eliminate its appliance and electronics offerings and expand its furniture selection with new bedrooms and dinettes in its more than 40 locations.

The company told the Reading Eagle that furniture sales are seeing growth, while sales of televisions and other related products are not, due in large part to competition from electronics specialists such as Best Buy.

Company Chairman Albert R. Boscov also told the Eagle that his company is one of the last to sell appliances and that it plans to "stick

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