Pictured above left to right: Ed Burke-Borough President, Michael Ritter-SVP Ashley HomeStore, and Abdul Ayyad-CEO
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – On April 21, Ashley HomeStore in Staten Island, New York celebrated the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting of its new 35,000 sq. ft. showroom located on 2845 Richmond Avenue in the Richmond Shopping Center. Special guests Deputy Borough, President Ed Burke, and Chief of Staff Jason Razefsky joined Ashley HomeStore employees at the event.
The new store is owned and operated by Abdul Ayyad, who owns a total of 18 additional Ashley HomeStores in the surrounding region. This is the 26th Ashley HomeStore in the state of New York. The Staten Island showroom will employ approximately 150 people. Ashley HomeStore, the number one selling furniture store brand in the world, has more than 825 locations worldwide.
Abdul Ayyad, CEO, stated, “The response leading up to this event has been tremendous. We’re proud to serve the Staten Island community as the number one furniture store brand. We look forward to earning our customer’s loyalty and trust and promoting the Ashley brand.”
The Grand Opening event included $25,000 in furniture giveaways and a chance to scratch, match and win $50,000 cash. Additionally, there was live music by Head Over Heels, food by Cheech A Cinis Truckin Trattoria Food Truck, Lickety Split Ice Cream, face painters, balloon twisters and more! Shoppers enjoyed 60% off everything all day during the grand opending festivities.
The Staten Island showroom features complete lifestyle vignettes, down to the final detail of lighting, rugs and wall art. Product categories include bedroom, dining room, upholstery, leather, occasional tables, home office, youth bedroom, recliners, mattresses and accessories. Ashley HomeStore hours are: Monday through Saturday 10AM – 9PM and Sunday 11AM - 7PM. Follow Ashley Furniture on Facebook @AshleyCentralJersey to stay up to date with promotions and events.
Ashley HomeStore is committed to being your trusted partner and style leader for the home. This commitment has made Ashley HomeStore the No. 1 furniture retailer in the U.S. and one of the world’s best-selling furniture store brands with more than 825 locations in 45 countries.
Start designing your dream home today. Visit Ashley HomeStore online at www.ashleyhomestore.com . “Like” Ashley HomeStore on Facebook , follow us on Twitter and Instagram , or see our design-focused boards on Pinterest .
Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. (Ashley) feels that every person deserves more value for their money. Established in 1945, Ashley is the largest manufacturer of home furnishings in the world, and was recently named one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes in 2017. From design through fulfillment, Ashley is committed to delivering the world’s best home furnishing values, selection and service, and earning the loyalty and trust of its customers every day. Visit Ashley online at www.ashleyfurnitureindustriesinc.com and “like” Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. on Facebook .