Leading Mattress Retailer Sleepy's Expands to Chicago
Hicksville, NY June, 2013 Top 100 retailer Sleepy’s announced today that beginning this Friday, June 28, it is opening 10 stores in the greater Chicago area, including a flagship Sleepy’s location at 5300 N. Broadway. The Chicago expansion marks Sleepy’s first foray outside of the East Coast. Sleepy’s, the Mattress Professionals, a privately-owned, fourth-generation company with over 900 retail locations in seventeen states from Maine to North Carolina, has committed to an accelerated growth trajectory, expanding its number of quality mattress and bedding stores and bringing an economic and jobs boost to the markets it enters.
Additionally, the company is investing millions in marketing and advertising. “Chicago offers an excellent mix of urban and suburban locations and a population that appreciates a high-quality, high-value shopping experience,” said Sleepy’s Chief Marketing Officer Jeff Lobb, “We look forward to offering consumers a fresh option when they shop for a new bed.” Initially the company will fill over 150 positions across sales, management, delivery and warehouse, expecting to increase the number by 2014.
About Sleepy's Sleepy's®, The Mattress Professionals® is a privately-owned fourth-generation company with over 900 retail locations in seventeen states, spanning from Maine to North Carolina and available nationally throughwww.sleepys.com. Sleepy's has 7 state-of-the-art distribution centers located throughout the country and delivers over 3,000 mattresses every day.
Throughout Sleepy's 55-year history, the company has remained committed to improving lives through better sleepwith its extensive selection of America’s top brands, including Sealy Posturepedic, Simmons Beautyrest, Stearns & Foster and more. Their innovative sleep products include the latest in cooling gel, latex and memory foam mattresses, like the world-famous Tempur-Pedic. Sleepy’s fast delivery service ensures you won’t have to wait to get a better night’s sleep, and their knowledgeable mattress professionals will guide you to your perfect mattress. Sleepy’s is nationally accessible through Sleepys.com. Sleepy’s – Everything is possible with a great night’s sleep.