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hhgregg Opens Ohio Location, Eyes Pittsburgh

1/24/2011 12:01:00 AM Eastern

INDIANAPOLIS — hhgregg opened a new location
in Beavercreek, Ohio, and is looking to
expand to Pittsburgh.

The Beavercreek store, located at 2720
Town Drive, replaced hhgregg’s older location
at 2500 N. Fairfield D-2 and opened Jan. 20.

The new 32,530-square-foot store provides
local residents with an updated shopping experience
and offers the same knowledgeable
sales staff to help customers make the best
purchase decisions. Shoppers can browse
through more than 500 brand-name appliances
and electronics, the retailer said.

And according to the Pittsburgh Post Gazette,
hhgregg expects to enter the Pittsburgh
market by spring.

The paper quoted Dennis May, president and
CEO, from a recnet investment conference held
in California, saying the plans to open stores in
Miami by summer and Chicago in the fall.

Work has begun on putting stores in Cranberry,
West Mifflin, Wilkins and North Fayette
in Pennsylvania, according to township records.
In addition,

hhgregg has begun advertising
for positions in the Pittsburgh market.
hhgregg currently operates 173 stores in
Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana,
Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey,
North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South
Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.