Art Van Furniture opens new distribution center in Illinois
Furniture and mattress retailer, Art Van Furniture, has opened its new distribution center in Bolingbrook, Illinois, which will service all furniture deliveries in the Chicagoland area.
Located at 1150 115th Street in Bolingbrook, the new distribution center occupies 183,000ft² and will employ 48 workers.
Art Van Furniture distribution vice president Steve Caprario said, "Opening our distribution center in the Chicago market brings us one step closer to inviting customers into our retail stores in and around the Windy City."
The retailer is also planning to open six retail outlets in Orland Park, Illinois; Ford City-Chicago, Illinois; Batavia, Illinois; Bolingbrook, Illinois; Elston Avenue-Chicago, Illinois and Merrillville-Hobart, Indiana within the next several months.
The latest developments are expected to create approximately 600 new jobs in Illinois during 2013.