Founded in 1948, Value City Furniture is one of the leading furniture retailers in the United States. Located in Fairview Heights, Ill., the comapny is a designer and manufacturer of a range of home furnishings. Its stores provide a variety of furniture collections for bedrooms, living rooms and dining rooms through its private-label brand, American Signature. The stores also provide mattresses, curios, youth bedroom furniture, recliners and accessories. In addition, the stores offer wooden dining room sets, hand-carved beds and Italian leather upholstery. The company employs more than 4,900 associates and operates over 80 furniture superstores located in the Midwest and East Coast regions. The company operates its distribution centers throughout Ohio and Virginia, and has its domestic factories in Ohio, West Virginia and North Carolina.