Darvin Furniture & Mattress Expands Mokena Distribution Center
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Darvin Furniture & Mattress has expanded its Mokena Distribution Center as part of its response to consumer demand for in-stock items and the growing need for additional storage. With the added capacity there's also been a need for more employees to run the facility, located just nine miles from the Orland Park showroom.
The recent expansion at the Darvin Distribution Center, 19111 Darvin Drive in Mokena, has increased storage capacity by more than 30% at the facility, which will help Darvin store an enormous amount of furniture and mattresses available for its customers.
"While the pandemic has caused all kinds of shortages for businesses across Chicagoland, we made the decision early on to add more capacity for storage as a way to minimize the potential negative impact of manufacturing and shipping delays," says Darvin Furniture & Mattress President Will Harris. "Since we have added all the capacity, we have focused on filling it up and making sure our customers can get immediate delivery on most of the items in our showroom."
"As a part of the additional space at the Distribution Center, we are also producing more local jobs. We are currently looking for people to step into the new positions that have been created," says Harris. "It's an exciting time to be here at Darvin. We recently celebrated our one-hundredth anniversary, while also managing to grow our business significantly during the pandemic."
With a single showroom location in Orland Park, Darvin Furniture & Mattress is Chicagoland's largest furniture store and one of the country's Top-100 furniture retailers, ranked right alongside multiple-location stores from across the nation.
Darvin Furniture is an A+ Accredited Business with the Better Business Bureau, a recipient of the 2021 Mattress Retail Giant and national 2018 Leadership Award from Furniture Today Magazine, and the Illinois Retailer of the Year Award (See Video) from the Illinois Retail Merchants Association. Darvin offers selection, style and quality you can afford. Visit Darvin.com today.
About Darvin Furniture
More than 100 years old, Darvin® Furniture is an industry leader and Chicagoland's largest furniture and mattress store. One of the top 100 furniture retailers in the country, Darvin Furniture's showroom is located on 11 acres in Orland Park, Illinois. The showroom features more than 200,000 sq.ft. of furniture on display, with 35,000 sq.ft. dedicated to a Clearance and Outlet Center, a 10,000-sq.-ft. Mattress Center and Rug Gallery. Additional information is available at Darvin.com. Stay up to date on the latest news as a member of the Darvin social community by following us on Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and YouTube.