hhgregg Washington Stores Open This Week
hhgregg said that it will open ten new stores in the Washington, D.C. area, and on the occasion will hold a grand opening sale at all area locations.
The grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremonies will take place Sept. 16 at 2:45 p.m., with the sales beginning at 3. Of the six new stores, all of which are in the suburbs, four are in Maryland and six are in Virginia. The chain earlier opened stores in Winchester, Va. and Hagerstown, Md; the 12 stores are expected to employ around 600 workers.
"Expanding into the Washington, D.C. market has been an important landmark of our company's growth," Jeff Pearson, vice president of marketing for hhgregg, said as part of the announcement. "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."