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Tuesday, December 25, 2007

Wickes Furniture Review


Wickes Furniture Company, Inc...



... Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers, has opened a new retail

showroom in Keizer, Oregon -- its fourth in the Portland area.

Wheeling, IL (PRWEB) May 22, 2007 -- Wickes Furniture Company, Inc. (www.wickesfurniture.com), a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's

largest furniture retailers, has opened a new retail showroom in Keizer, Oregon - its fourth in the Portland area. The 40,000-square-foot showroom, carrying a

full line of furniture set in beautifully coordinated designer room packages, is located at 6365 Ulali Drive NE, in the new Keizer Station retail development.

"We're proud to be expanding our presence in the greater Portland area," said John Disa, Wickes Furniture CEO. "The region - which already includes

successful Wickes Furniture stores in Clackamas, Delta Park and Tigard - has been highly supportive of our company. In turn, our goal is to make shopping at

Wickes a truly enjoyable experience, and enable our customers to easily and affordably bring to life the homes of their dreams." ...




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Wickes Furniture Announces Grand Opening Festivities April 28-29 for Two New Retail Showrooms: Beaumont and Corona, Calif.



Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers, has announced grand opening

plans for its two new retail showrooms in Beaumont and Corona, Calif.

Wheeling, IL (PRWEB) April 16, 2007 - Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers,

has announced grand opening plans for its two new retail showrooms in Beaumont and Corona, Calif.

Grand opening festivities are scheduled April 28 and 29 at the recently opened showrooms at 1482 Second St., Beaumont (in the new San Gorgonio Village

shopping center) and 3615 Grand Oaks, Corona (exit off the Corona Pkwy. at Cajalco Rd.). Highlights at both locations include....




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From Living Room Sets to Living Rooms - Wickes Furniture Company, Inc. to Sell Wheeling, Illinois Headquarters



...Wheeling, IL (PRWEB) June 27, 2005 -- Edmond L. Prins CEO of Idled Assets Group, fixed asset investment advisor to Wickes Furniture Company, Inc.

(Wickes”), announced today that Wickes agreed to sell its 215,000 square foot headquarters and furniture showroom located on Dundee Road in Wheeling to

Mesirow Stein Development Services, Inc. for an undisclosed amount. The site where living room sets are sold today, will soon accommodate a mixed-use

development.

This deal was structured in record time,” said Prins. He continued, Idled Assets Group, created and executed a Managed Exit Program for Wickes that

incorporated the Village of Wheelings desire to create a new Village Center and was based upon our preliminary concept plans...




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My3cents.com - Wickes Furniture Co Inc Complaint
Use the sales adds and Warrantee certificate to train your puppy! - Warrantee/ Defective Furniture



...I purchased a complete livingroom set from Wickes Furniture at 3240 W. Toughy Ave. Lincolnwood, Illinois 60645, on 1-31-06 that totaled $2,911.44.

When this furniture was delivered to my home I had noticed and questioned the delivery persons regarding the unstable back of the Laf Lseat item # 17-

46686.

I was instructed at that time that I should "push it up against a wall" to keep it stable. As the year went on I noticed that other parts of the furniture were giving

away....




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My3cents.com -Wickes Furniture Co Inc - Customer service complaints and reviews...



...I purchased a complete livingroom set from Wickes Furniture at 3240 W. Toughy Ave. Lincolnwood, Illinois 60645, on 1-31-06 that totaled $2,911.44.

When this furniture was delivered to my home I had noticed and questioned the delivery persons regarding the unstable back of the Laf Lseat item # 17-

46686. I was instructed at that time that I should "push it up against a wall" to keep it stable. As the year went on I noticed that other parts of the furniture were

giving away. The rocker recliner # 17-46707 started making squeaking noises as well as the tacks that held the fabric to the chair were falling out...




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My3cents.com - You can't even PAY for good service anymore. - Wickes Furniture Co Inc



...We should ammend the famous saying " There are 3 things you can count on in life... birth,taxes and death" and add on "screwed up furniture

deliveries and being scammed by cell phone and credit card companies." Regardless... as frustrating as this sounded (belive me I feel for you, I am 7 mths

pregnant and moving into a new house this month as well)....




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Wickes Furniture Company Expanding In Chicago Area



...Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers, has opened a new retail

showroom in Bolingbrook, Illinois - its 19th in the Chicago area and its 43rd nationwide. The 40,000-square-foot showroom, located at 785 E. Boughton Rd.,

opened Nov. 16.

"We're proud to open our newest Chicago area showroom, where we'll be introducing Urban Innovations by Wickes - a line of beautiful and functional furniture

for smaller spaces such as condos, townhouses and apartments," said John Disa, Wickes Furniture president and CEO....




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Wickes Furniture Company Inc. to Open Retail Showroom in McHenry IL



Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers, is opening a new retail showroom

in McHenry, Illinois - its 17th in the Chicago area The 40,000-square-foot showroom, located at 3310 Shoppers Drive, is scheduled to open Aug. 15.

"We're proud of our newest Chicagoland location," said John Disa, Wickes Furniture president and CEO. "Our designers have traveled the world and put

together today's most fashionable styles. Our goal is to make shopping at Wickes a truly enjoyable experience, and enable our customers to easily and

affordably bring to life the homes of their dreams." ...




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Wickes Furniture Company Inc. Opens Keizer Oregon Retail Showroom Popular HGTV Star to Appear at Grand Opening June 9



ickes Furniture Company, Inc. (www.wickesfurniture.com), a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation'ss largest furniture retailers, has

opened a new retail showroom in Keizer, Oregon - its fourth in the Portland area. The 40,000-square-foot showroom, carrying a full line of furniture set in

beautifully coordinated designer room packages, is located at 6365 Ulali Drive NE, in the new Keizer Station retail development.

We'sre proud to be expanding our presence in the greater Portland area, said John Disa, Wickes Furniture CEO. The region - which already includes

successful Wickes Furniture stores in Clackamas, Delta Park and Tigard - has been highly supportive of our company. In turn, our goal is to make shopping at

Wickes a truly enjoyable experience, and enable our customers to easily and affordably bring to life the homes of their dreams....




Read more...



Wickes Furniture Announces Grand Opening Festivities April 2829 for Two New Retail Showrooms Beaumont and Corona Calif.



...Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation'ss largest furniture retailers, has announced grand opening

plans for its two new retail showrooms in Beaumont and Corona, Calif.

Grand opening festivities are scheduled April 28 and 29 at the recently opened showrooms at 1482 Second St., Beaumont (in the new San Gorgonio Village

shopping center) and 3615 Grand Oaks, Corona (exit off the Corona Pkwy. at Cajalco Rd.). Highlights at both locations include....




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Friday, December 14, 2007

Wickes Furniture


Wickes Furniture to Drive Retail Growth with SAP

...SAP America, Inc., a subsidiary of SAP AG (NYSE: SAP), today announced that Wickes Furniture Company Inc.�an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.


and a leading mid-market furniture retailer with 31 retail locations and four distribution centers in...




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Prnewsnow.com - Wickes Furniture Company Inc. to Open Retail Showroom in McHenry IL1

Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers, is opening a new retail showroom


in McHenry, Illinois - its 17th in the Chicago area The 40,000-square-foot showroom, located at 3310 Shoppers Drive, is scheduled to open Aug. 15.

"We're proud of our newest Chicagoland location," said John Disa, Wickes Furniture president....




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Prnewsnow.com - Wickes Furniture Company Expanding In Chicago Area

Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers, has opened a new retail


showroom in Bolingbrook, Illinois - its 19th in the Chicago area and its 43rd nationwide. The 40,000-square-foot showroom, located at 785 E. Boughton Rd.,

opened Nov. 16.

"We're proud to open our newest Chicago area showroom, where we'll be introducing Urban Innovations by Wickes - a line of beautiful...




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My3cents.com - Wicks Furniture Store Compliment

...First time to this store, my husband were going to look at a sale they had going we were greeted very pleasant by a woman name Geri.


She told us feel free to look around if we saw any thing let her know I liked the no pushing. Forgot when we entered their was a contest to win $200.00 of

merchandise, and I won will locked in on a couch & Love seat, were writing it up when low and behold my husband was called now I believe in honesty....




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My3cents.com -Levitz Furniture Corporation Complaint

...I purchased furniture for my home in 2004 from levitz on venice bl. in l.a. I got a buy now pay later deal and now I realize why .


the store service was , of course, great. I ordered my furniture with the belief it would arrive on the date that was promised to me. well, that was the start of my

nightmare. the store did not deliver on that certain day and I was told to wait 3 more days. I did. some of my furniture showed up and some was 2-3 months

away. let me add that I purchased my furniture in...




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My3cents.com - Wickes Furniture Co Inc Complaint

...On October 2007 I purchased a living room set for my mother. When is was time for deliver one of the items was on back order.


which we decided to wait until all arrive together. Thank god for that!!! Three weeks later Wickes deliver the sofa only. I call to customer service to complaint

about the sofa my mother was not satisfied with the sofa, the way the sofa is made is uncomfortable,customer service representative (Kathy) told me....




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Wickes Furniture Co Inc Complaint
Not Worth The Trouble - Complete Living Room Set

...On 3/07 we ordered a 5pc living room set and it was set to arrive 5/19/07. Not only did we wait all day (finally they arrived at 5:10 only after manny


calls)the wood on the couch was not completely stained it was scratched,they brought round table tops (instead of the square table tops) the chair we

ordered was on back order we were told they spoke to a Mrs.Carter (that's me) which they did not unless they spoke to the cat the dowels did not come with

the large table the delivery man stated well it is because the glass on the table is so heavy it won't slide off...




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Prwebdirect.com - Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., to Open Retail Showroom in McHenry, IL

Wheeling, IL (PRWEB via PRWebDirect) August 9, 2007-- Wickes Furniture Company, Inc., a Sun Capital Investment Company and one of the nation's


largest furniture retailers, is opening a new retail showroom in McHenry, Illinois - its 17th in the Chicago area The 40,000-square-foot showroom, located at

3310 Shoppers Drive, is scheduled to open Aug. 15.
PRWeb Press Release Newswire v4

"We're proud of our newest Chicagoland location," said John Disa, Wickes Furniture president and CEO. "Our designers have traveled the world and put

together today's most fashionable styles...




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TPrwebdirect.com - Wickes Furniture Company Expanding In Las Vegas Area

Wheeling, IL (PRWEB via PRWebDirect) November 5, 2007 -- Wickes Furniture Company, Inc. (www.wickesfurniture.com), a Sun Capital Investment


Company and one of the nation's largest furniture retailers, is opening a new retail showroom in Henderson, Nevada - its second in the Las Vegas area. The

40,000-square-foot showroom, located at 1080 W. Sunset Rd., is scheduled to open Nov. 9.
PRWeb Press Release Newswire v6

"We're proud to open our second showroom in the Las Vegas area, where we'll be introducing our newest furniture collection, Urban Innovations by Wickes

(www.wickesurban.com) - a line of beautiful...




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Insiderpages.com - Wickes Furniture

...I recently purchased a living room set from wickes. I scheduled a delivery date a week after the purchase. Something came up and I had to re-


schedule the delivery for a week later. Having confirmed the new delivery date I waited all day long for the furniture to be delivered....




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Careerbuilder.com - General Manager, Off-Price Furniture

...We are looking for a strong retail leader with a proven track record in merchandising and operations to lead our off-price/clearance segment of


Wickes Furniture. This position has full P&L responsibility for all areas relating to our off-price/clearance merchandise...




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