Pier 1 Imports – Imported home furnishings and accessories
Pier 1 Imports
Pier 1 Imports is a national furniture and home decor retailer with store locations across the country. They are committed to providing their customers with a wide variety of decorative home accessories, such as picture frames and table decorations, and furniture, such as couches and coffee tables, all at a good value. Each store has over 6,000 items and the merchandise at Pier 1 Imports is constantly changing – up to 75% of all products are new introductions each year. Every product sold at Pier 1 is selected from suppliers in over 50 different countries and imported to the United States in order to provide customers with truly unique products with high quality and value. This hand-picked merchandise is then presented to buyers in visually appealing displays throughout Pier 1 Imports' easy to navigate stores. Pier 1 also offers a program for frequent buyers that provides a points-based rewards system, members-only offers, previews, and shopping event invitations.
Pier 1 Imports – Imported furniture since 1962
The first Pier 1 Imports store opened in 1962 in San Mateo, California and catered to baby boomers looking to buy comfortable furniture and accessories for their homes. Pier 1 moved its corporate headquarters to Fort Worth, Texas in 1966. Today, Pier 1 Imports has over 900 stores in the United States and over 17,000 employees. The typical store has an average of 7,900 square feet of retail space and is usually located in a free standing unit near shopping centers or within malls.