La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries® Store Opens in Auburn

MONROE, Mich. (September 13, 2010) - A new La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries® store has opened in Auburn, N.Y., at 311 Grant Street. With a store format that provides an easy furniture shopping and home decorating experience for customers, the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries store system is one of the largest proprietary furniture retailers in North America. This store is the first La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries location in Auburn.

The new 12,506 square-foot store offers a full selection of La-Z-Boy® chairs and sofas, correlating cocktail tables and decorative accent pieces, including lamps, area rugs, wall art and accessories. The professionally-staffed design center and free interior design service will help customers bring everything together.

“La-Z-Boy furniture is known for its comfort and quality, and we’re proud to bring its wide selection and stellar reputation to Auburn residents,” said Michael DeNisco II, store owner. “At our store, customers will find an easy, enjoyable shopping experience and as much help as they need to get the perfect furniture for their homes.”

Furniture Options

In addition to the company’s world-famous recliners, the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries stores carry reclining sofas, sleep sofas, stationary sofas and sectionals, as well as decorative accents. La-Z-Boy offers hundreds of fabric and leather choices for custom made furniture, as well as many pre-selected pairings for quicker delivery.

La-Z-Boy design consultants are on-hand in the store to provide customers with inspiration, answers and helpful assistance, while those who prefer to shop in the convenience of their own home can utilize free in-home design assistance.

Further easing the design process is the La-Z-Boy Screen Test® video catalog system, an exclusive in-store color system that helps customers view different La-Z-Boy fabrics and render them on La-Z-Boy frames to provide a preview of the finished product.

“The La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries stores offer exceptional service and professionals that go above and beyond to make furniture shopping a truly comfortable experience,” said Greg White, senior vice president of sales and merchandising for La-Z-Boy.

Michael DeNisco II also is owner of the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Clay, N.Y., located at 4182 Route 31, and the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Latham, N.Y., located at 840 New Loudon Road.

The La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries store network numbers 304 locations.

About La-Z-Boy

Headquartered in Monroe, Mich., La-Z-Boy has been producing some of the world’s most comfortable furniture for over 85 years. The company manufactures a full line of comfortable products for the living room and family room, including the company’s world-famous recliners, reclining sofas and love seats, sleep sofas, modular furniture and leather upholstery, as well as stationary sofas, love seats and chairs. It is a division of La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB), one of the world’s leading residential furniture producers, marketing furniture for every room of the home. "Live Life Comfortably.®"