BALLWIN, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--1847 Goedeker Inc. (NYSE American: GOED) (“Goedekers” or the “Company”), a one-stop e-commerce destination for appliances and furniture, and Appliances Connection, a leading appliance retailer under a definitive agreement to be acquired by the Company, are pleased to report continued strong order growth in February.
- Goedekers’ orders rose 130% year-over-year to $10.5 million in February, up from $4.6 million in February 2020
- Appliances Connection’s orders rose 90% to $43 million in February up from $22 million in February 2020
“We are excited to continue our strong start to 2021 with another month of near-record orders,” stated Doug Moore, CEO of Goedekers. “Order growth outpaced an increase in marketing spend, driving Goedekers and Appliances Connection to generate 130% and 90% growth, respectively, in orders in February, which confirms to us the ongoing transition in consumer preference for the direct-to-consumer appliance retail operating model.”
“Consumer demand for online purchases of our appliances continues to grow,” added Albert Fouerti, President of Appliances Connection. “We are extremely encouraged by our ability to meet this increasing demand and are thrilled with the performance of both companies’ sales support staff who are doing an amazing job of servicing our growing customer bases.”
About 1847 Goedeker Inc.
1847 Goedeker Inc. is an industry leading e-commerce destination for appliances, furniture, and home goods. Since its founding in 1951, Goedekers has transformed from a local brick and mortar operation serving the St. Louis metro area to a respected nationwide omnichannel retailer that offers one-stop shopping for national and global brands. While the Company maintains its St. Louis showroom, over 90% of sales are placed through its website (www.Goedekers.com).Goedekers provides visitors an easy to navigate shopping experience and offers more than 156,000 items organized by category and product features. Learn more at www.Goedekers.com.
About Appliances Connection
Founded in 2000, Appliances Connection is one of the leading retailers of household appliances with a 200,000 square foot warehouse in Hamilton, NJ and a 23,000 square foot showroom in Brooklyn, New York. Appliances Connection carries many household name brands, including Bosch, Cafe, Frigidaire Pro, Whirlpool, LG, and Samsung, and also carries many major luxury appliance brands such as Miele, Thermador, La Cornue, Dacor, Ilve, Wolf, Jenn-Air, Viking among others. Appliance Connection provides appliance installation services and appliance removal services. In addition to selling appliances, it also sells furniture, fitness equipment, plumbing fixtures, televisions, outdoor appliances, and patio furniture, as well as commercial appliances for builder and business clients.
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