Jordan’s Furniture is a New England furniture retailer which offers not only exceptional furniture choices for the home, but also an experience like no other. Each of the company’s seven locations offer a variety of other entertainment including an IMAX theater, food choices, and an adventure ropes course.
Known as a premier “shoppertainment” store, Jordan’s Furniture is known for its exciting locations, its wide variety of furniture and decor options, and its promotions which often revolve around Red Sox baseball.
Jordan’s Furniture has seven locations, including four in Massachusetts, one in New Hampshire, one in Rhode Island, and one in Connecticut. The company offers furniture for every room of the house including living room, dining room, bedroom, office, game room, and children’s rooms. It also offers outdoor furniture and mattress options. A variety of home decor is also available.
Jordan’s Furniture was started in 1918 when Samuel Tatelman began selling furniture out of the back of a truck. In 1926, he earned enough money to open a storefront and in the late 1930s, his son joined the company and helped it expand.
The company was a fairly standard furniture company when it was established, but when the Tatelman brothers, Barry and Eliot, took over the business in 1973, they expanded and began more aggressive radio advertisements. The company launched its first ‘shoppertainment’ store in the 80s, and since that time the company has continued to expand and grow into not only a furniture store, but a destination.
Joradn’s furniture was purchased by Berkshire Hathaway in 1999 as a way to help maintain financial security to launch bigger and better things. The Tatleman brothers stayed on with the company, which went on to open its first IMAX 3D theater inside its Natick store in 2002.