Goose Creek, S.C., home to Kimbrell's 50th store

Goose Creek, S.C. - Top 100 retailer Kimbrell's Furniture held a grand opening here for its 50th location on Nov. 23.
     The Charlotte, N.C.-based retail chain, ranked No. 81 in Furniture/Today's Top 100, has stores in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.
     The 37,000-square-foot Charleston-area operation is at 208 St. James Ave. in Goose Creek.
     "In this new market it is very important that we make a good first impression. The store is filled with the same dependable furniture that can be found in our other 49 locations, but we also offer an expanded selection of furnishings and appliances not found in smaller locations to accommodate a clientele that is looking for something unique," said Ken Thornburg, Kimbrell's president and CEO.
     "We have invested a lot in this growing market and look forward to serving our customers, growing with them, and developing long-term relationships."

Helping cut the ribbon at the new Kimbrell's store in Goose
Creek, S.C., are Rigdon Boykin, left, Kimbrell's chairman;
property owner Soheila Spaeth; Michael Heitzler, mayor of
Goose Creek; and Ken Thornburg, Kimbrell's president and CEO.

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