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Second New Jersey Bob's Discount Furniture Store To Open

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Bob's Discount Furniture, the fast-growing New England furniture retailer with 22 stores located throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Jersey and New Hampshire, announced their plans to open the second Bob's Discount Furniture Store in New Jersey. Located at 460 Rt. 17 North, Paramus, NJ, the new showroom will be having a Grand Opening event with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, May 24, 2006 at 10 a.m. Bob Kaufman, president of Bob's and longtime television commercial spokesperson, along with other company officials will be participating in the event and welcoming residents into the store until 2 p.m. The first 50 shoppers will receive a free official Bob's mug and other prizes will be given away throughout the day including t-shirts, ice cream and other food items. As in many of the other Bob's Discount Furniture Stores, the Paramus, NJ location also features an arcade with games and a complimentary café offering coffee, cookies, candy and popcorn. "Based upon the success and the overwhelming, positive response that we have received in our Totowa, New Jersey store, we are definitely looking forward to the opening next week of our Paramus location, right in the heart of Bergen County. I'm proud of what we can offer our customers when it comes to low prices and immediate delivery," said Bob Kaufman, president, Bob's Discount Furniture. On Saturday, May 27, 2006, Bob's TV Commercial Personality Cathy Poulin makes an in-store appearance at the new Paramus, NJ store from 10 a.m. – 12 Noon. During this first grand opening weekend, Cathy will be welcoming shoppers and giving away prizes as well. "There's a real warm feeling that we've given to this new store. When you walk in the new showroom is just beautiful and makes you feel like you are almost at home. I look forward to meeting all of our Paramus shoppers on Saturday," said Poulin. The new 38,000 square foot retail location is located at 460 Rt. 17 North, Paramus, NJ adjacent to the Petco store near the Paramus Park Mall. The store's phone number is (201) 265-0698 and hours of operation are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. About Bob's Discount Furniture: The fast-growing New England furniture retailer with 22 stores located throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Jersey and New Hampshire, Bob's Discount Furniture has built strong brand awareness and customer loyalty through its unique shopping environment, customer service commitment and everyday low prices. First-time visitors are pleasantly surprised by the comfortable atmosphere and vast selection of quality furniture that surpasses their "discount" expectations. As a part of the overall shopping experience, many of the Bob's locations have complimentary cafés featuring gourmet coffee, fresh baked cookies and candy, while other locations offer home theater and video arcade entertainment. Known for their unique style of television and radio advertising, Bob Kaufman, president, and Cathy Poulin, public relations director, have been inviting customers for over a decade to "Come on down!" About Bob's Discount Furniture Charitable Foundation Through the Bob's Discount Furniture Charitable Foundation and its many charitable contributions and sponsorships, Bob, Cathy and all of Bob's employees support a variety of nonprofit organizations throughout the region. Among the many supported charities are The Salvation Army Marshall House Youth and Family Emergency Shelter, Little Sisters of the Poor, National Conference for Community Justice, American Red Cross, children's hospitals, and Big Brother/Big Sister organization. In March 2006, Cathy Poulin participated in the "Dance for a Cause" competition that raised money for the National Pajama Program and the Lil' Iguana's Children's Safety Foundation. For more information, visit www.mybobs.com

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