Ashley Opens New Store in Valdosta, Georgia

VALDOSTA, GA – On November 18th, Ashley celebrated its newest store opening in Valdosta, GA. The new retail store hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting of its new 48,000 sq. ft. showroom located at 278 Norman Drive.

One of Ashley’s largest independently owned licensees, 1915 South is owned and operated by Russell Turner, headquartered in Thomasville, GA. The new Valdosta location will be their 28th Ashley store across the Southeast. They currently have stores in AL, GA, FL, MS, NC and VA.

“We are excited to bring Ashley and this new shopping experience to Valdosta. This new store significantly upgrades Ashley’s presence and provides a world class experience to our guests,” states Turner. The new store will bring 16-20 new jobs to the community. Ashley is a brand name that people have come to trust. This trust has led to its growth into the #1 selling furniture store brand in the world.

“Our goal is to change the way people shop for furniture forever, and with the new look and feel, we are well on our way to achieving that goal. From the moment you enter this beautifully decorated store, you will notice the difference,” stated Chad Teeter, Store Manager.

The showroom features complete lifestyle vignettes, down to the final detail of lighting, rugs and wall art. Product categories include bedroom, dining room, upholstery, leather, occasional tables, home office, youth bedroom, recliners, mattresses and accessories. Technology enhances the environment, incorporating various elements to improve the customer shopping experience.

All of 1915 South’s Ashley stores include a Sleep Shop designed specifically to focus on customized, holistic sleep solutions and provide customers with a safe, clean mattress-buying experience. Ashley offers a full line of mattresses including Tempur-Pedic, Purple, Sealy, Simmons and Ashley Sleep. In keeping with 1915 South’s dedication to the communities they serve, a portion of all mattress sales from each store is donated to Ashley’s Hope to Dream program. Hope to Dream was founded in 2010 on the guiding principle that every child deserves a good night’s sleep. Since it’s inception, more than 140,000 children have received a brand-new bed.

The new store’s hours are: Monday through Saturday 10:00am – 8:00pm and Sunday 12:00pm – 6:00pm. Follow @AshleyValdosta on Facebook to stay up to date with promotions and events.


Ashley is committed to being your trusted partner and style leader for the home. This commitment has made Ashley the largest retail furniture store brand in North America and one of the world’s best-selling furniture store brands with more than 1,100 locations in 65 countries.

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About 1915 South:

What began as a hardware business in Pelham, Georgia in 1915 has expanded into a network of exceptional furniture stores serving Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina and Virginia through Ashley. Russell Turner opened his first Ashley Homestore in 2002 and now owns and operates 28 locations across the Southeast. 1915 South is headquartered in Thomasville, Georgia.