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Furniture Row History

1974 - Pillow Kingdom® Stores Open in Denver

1977 - First Big Sur Waterbeds® Store Opens in Denver

1982 - Big Sur Waterbeds® Becomes Nation's Largest Waterbed Retailer

1993 - First Oak Express Opens

1994 - First Sofa Mart® Opens

1995 - First Denver Mattress Co.® Opens

1997 - First Bedroom Expressions® Opens

1997 - First Furniture Row Shopping Center® Opens

2001 - First Furniture Row Outlet® Opens


Furniture Row® is comprised of four specialized home furnishings and bedding retailers, including Sofa Mart, Oak Express, Bedroom Expressions, and Denver Mattress.

Since the opening of our first venture in 1974, our privately held companies have evolved into one of the fastest growing furniture retail operations in the country. With over 330 stores in 31 states, Furniture Row is currently the largest cash buyer of furniture, and the largest factory direct mattress retailer in the U.S. As a result, we employ over 2,800 staff members in our retail, warehouse, and manufacturing facilities nationwide.

Furniture Row offers customers the latest styles in quality home furnishings at the best prices possible. Our specialized buying teams are constantly combing the globe in search of the hottest trends and best values available. In addition, incentives like our 200 percent lowest price guarantee, no interest/deferred payment financing, and our highly knowledgeable, specialized sales staff make Furniture Row one of the most appealing retail furniture operations in the market today.