Lumber Liquidators Announces 11th Annual April Sale
~ Sale's roots epitomize 20-year-old company's purpose and culture
TOANO, Va., April 22, 2014
TOANO, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL), the
largest specialty retailer of hardwood flooring in North America, is holding
its 11^th annual April Sale with once-a-year deals and discounts on all of its
340 flooring varieties at more than 330 retail locations.
The sale, which is running from April 24 through April 28, started in the
spring of 2004 when Lumber Liquidators' Founder and Chairman Tom Sullivan
faced challenges for his fast-growing company.
"It's not by chance that our big sale is in April," said Mr. Sullivan. "In
2004, my accountant came to me and warned that we needed to pay taxes by April
15^th and that we were not going to have enough funds, so we quickly put
together a huge sale to offer our overstock hardwood flooring at incredible
prices. People loved the deals and we paid our taxes just in time!"
The sale's success has become legendary in Lumber Liquidators' culture. Lines
wrapped around its stores on the first day and, 11 years later, the sale has
grown into a five-day event that customers look forward to all year.
"Our April Sale is an example of why Lumber Liquidators has grown for 20
years. People want great deals, not gimmicks," said Mr. Sullivan. "It's not
about big fancy buildings in high-rent areas. It's about quality, price and
In celebration of its 20^th anniversary, Lumber Liquidators is adding some
twists to this year's April Sale. Along with once-in-a-lifetime deals, the
company is offering 20-month financing on all flooring and is holding a "Share
the Sale" sweepstakes where both the winner and a friend receive $2,000 worth
To learn more about Lumber Liquidators' flooring sale, visit
www.lumberliquidators.com. To enter the online sweepstakes, visit
http://goo.gl/BLB73K or Facebook.
About Lumber Liquidators
In its 20^th year and withmore than330 locations, Lumber Liquidators is
North America's largest specialty retailer of hardwood flooring. Lumber
Liquidators features more than 340top quality flooring varieties, including
solid and engineered hardwood, bamboo, cork, laminate and resilient vinyl.
Additionally, Lumber Liquidators provides a wide selection of flooring
enhancements and accessories to complement, install and maintain your new
floor. Every location is staffed with flooring experts who can provide advice
and useful information about Lumber Liquidators' low priced product, much of
which is in-stock and ready for delivery.
Withpremierbrands including Bellawood Prefinished Hardwood and Morning Star
Bamboo, Lumber Liquidators' flooring is often featured on popular television
shows such as HGTV's Dream Home and This Old House.
For more information, please visitwww.LumberLiquidators.comor call
1.800.HARDWOOD. You can also follow the Company onFacebookandTwitter,and
learn more about its corporate giving program
For further information contact:
Lumber Liquidators Investor Relations
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