Art Van Furniture Named Among Top Retailers for 2013


WARREN — Art Van Furniture has been named one of the country’s top three furniture retailers by Home Furnishings Business magazine in the prestigious publication’s Third Annual Power 50 Ranking for 2013. Art Van Furniture’s third place ranking was based on retail sales volume, market share, social media power and furniture industry votes.

“It’s truly an honor to be included among the best of the best in the furniture industry nationwide,” said Kim Yost, CEO of Art Van Furniture. “We are passionate about collaborating with our guests to create comfortable, inviting living spaces for themselves and their families. It’s humbling to be able to enhance people’s homes as well as to be recognized for our efforts by our industry peers.”

R.C. Willey Home Furnishings with stores in Utah, California, Nevada and Idaho, earned the first place ranking and Nebraska Furniture Mart ranked second and has locations in Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa and Texas.

In 2013, Art Van Furniture expanded outside of its home state of Michigan to Chicagoland, Indiana, and Ohio with additional stores set to open in 2014. The retailer also converted 31 Mattress World locations to its signature Art Van PureSleep stores throughout Michigan and Indianapolis, creating a total of 77 mattress locations.

Home Furnishings Business is a business and strategy magazine dedicated to the home furnishings industry.