Furniture Village, one of the UK’s largest independent furniture retailers, opened the doors of its new stores in York and Aintree on 31st March 2017. The York branch is one of two new Furniture Village stores that opened in March, with an additional branch having also opened in Aintree. The addition of these two new branches brings the total number of Furniture Village stores across the UK to 50.
The York store is situated in Phase One of Clifton Moor, located within an established retail cluster to the north of York city centre, adjacent to the A1237. The York store has a ground floor of 12,500 sq. ft., with a mezzanine floor of 11,000 sq. ft. Product ranges include big brands such as Natuzzi, Parker Knoll and G Plan, and a large selection of dining ranges from prestigious suppliers including ercol and Calligaris. Furniture Village, twice winners of the National Bed Federation (NBF) ‘Multiple Bed Retailer of the Year’ award, also showcase beds from international and national bed manufacturers, including collections from Vispring, Hypnos, The Handmade Bed Company, and Tempur.
Shane Flanagan, store manager at Furniture Village’s new branch in York, says: “Furniture Village has a solid reputation for providing fashionable, competitively priced, quality furniture, and we pride ourselves on delivering outstanding customer service that is tailored to the individual. We are dedicated to bringing these core brand values to Furniture Village here in York, and I am excited to be heading up the team at our landmark 50th store.”
The Aintree store is situated in Aintree Shopping Park, a popular, established scheme on Ormskirk Road, near the famous Aintree Racecourse, approximately six miles north of Liverpool city centre. The store has a ground floor of 14,100 sq. ft. and a mezzanine floor of 12,900 sq. ft.
Barrie Gannon, store manager at Furniture Village’s new branch in Aintree, says: “I’m thrilled to be heading up the team here at the new store in Aintree, and I’m excited to bring Furniture Village’s quality pieces to the residents of Merseyside. Our team is dedicated to offering the best experience to our customers, and to sharing their expert advice, helping them to choose pieces that best suit their individual needs.”