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Levitz Furniture Names Senior Vice President, Logistics

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Levitz Furniture, a leading specialty retailer of furniture, bedding and home furnishings, announced the appointment of Warren Bishop as Senior Vice President, Logistics. He will report to Tom Baumlin, Chief Executive Officer. Bishop, a 16-year retail logistics veteran, will be responsible for product distribution, logistics and transportation for the 78-store chain. Bishop began his retail career at Target Stores in Los Angeles, where he was the Operations Manager for the Los Angeles Regional Distribution Center. He then spent nine years at Sears, Roebuck and Company as the Director of Logistics, where he led the logistics group's strategy to support the diversity of Sears' $40 billion enterprise. Most recently with a start-up, Bishop also oversaw the Eastern Region Distribution Centers for Toys 'R Us. "This is a dynamic time for the company," said Levitz Furniture CEO, Tom Baumlin, "and we are thrilled to bring someone with Warren's experience on board as we reinvigorate and expand the business. Warren joins an experienced management team of industry veterans committed to making Levitz the premier specialty retailer of furniture, bedding and home furnishings." "I am eager to work closely with Tom and the rest of our management team, our employees, and our trade partners as we strive to deliver a superior shopping experience for our valued customers," said Bishop. Earlier in his career, Bishop served in the United States Army as a Captain in the Infantry. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 1983. About Levitz Furniture Levitz Furniture is a leading specialty retailer of furniture, bedding and home furnishings in the United States with 78 locations in major metropolitan areas, principally in the Northeast and on the West Coast of the United States as well as its presence on e-commerce site, www.furniture.com. Additional information about the Company and its brands is available at www.levitz.com.

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