Posted On February 11, 2015
After 65 years in the furniture business, the staff at Smitty’s Fine Furniture know what shoppers want. They know Waterloo Region residents – and shoppers who come from farther away, too – value top-quality and Canadian-made furniture. That’s why about 85 per cent of the items in Smitty’s showroom are made in Canada. In fact, the store has been working with many of the same manufacturers for decades. Its loyalty hasn’t changed, although its location has: Smitty’s moved to Kitchener about two years ago. Its new showroom is 23,000 square feet – about half the size of its former Cambridge home but no less stunning. “We’re the same store we’ve been for 65 years, just in a new location,” says Bob Scott, who has worked at Smitty’s since 1986. Sales Manager Lani Lorenz agrees: “Customers come to us when they are looking for great value in Canadian-made furniture and good service from our sales consultants right through to our delivery team,” she says.
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