Farmers Home Furniture plans $10 million distribution hub, 80 jobs in Russellville
RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. — Farmers Home Furniture announced plans to invest $10 million in a new distribution center in northwest Alabama, creating up to 80 jobs and strengthening its expanding retail presence in the Southeast. Check for Farmers Home Furniture jobs here.
At a media briefing in Franklin County, Farmers outlined plans for the hub, which will be located in a 325,000-square-foot facility in the Russellville Industrial Park.
“Farmers Furniture operates a growing network of retail stores, and I welcome their decision to open a distribution center in Franklin County, allowing the business to continue to grow,” Governor Robert Bentley said in a statement. “Creating jobs for Alabama citizens is my top priority, and I am grateful for the new jobs and the significant investment that Farmers is bringing to northwest Alabama.”
READ MORE of this story at Alabama Department of Commerce. Photo courtesy of Farmers Home Furniture.