A new furniture store has opened in the Mechanicsburg area.
Regency Furniture has opened in the former space of Wolf Furniture at Gateway Square at 75 Gateway Drive in Hampden Township.
The store opened at the shopping center earlier this month and is open from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sunday.
The company was founded in 1999 and has 14 locations in Pennsylvania, Virginia and Maryland.
Corporate officials couldn’t be reached for comment.
Michigan-based Art Van Furniture, the owner of Wolf Furniture filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on March 8. On April 7, the company’s bankruptcy cases were converted to liquidation cases under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code. Under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, Chapter 7 may be used by businesses or individuals. A portion of the debtors assets is liquidated and distributed among creditors by a trustee to satisfy debts. Art Van Furniture acquired Wolf Furniture in 2017 as well as Pennsylvania-based Levin Furniture. Another former Wolf Furniture store in the Harrisburg area on Lindle Road in Swatara Township closes at 8 p.m. Monday (today).
The new Regency Furniture store is not the only furniture store that has opened in Hampden Township. Ashley HomeStore has opened in the former Dick’s Sporting Goods store at 5950 Carlisle Pike. The store is relocating from 6484 Carlisle Pike in Silver Spring Township. Dick’s Sporting Goods previously relocated to the Capital City Mall in Lower Allen Township.
Regency Furniture isn’t the only new tenant at Gateway Square. Code Ninjas, a kids coding franchise opened on Oct. 12 and Jubilee Cake Studio opened this month at the shopping center. The “decorate it yourself cake studio” relocated from Allen Street in Mechanicsburg
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