Mattress Warehouse in Salem

Dan Dugan, regional sales manager for Mattress Warehouse, prepares to cut the ribbon for the new Salem location at the Salem Plaza on East State Street, surrounded by Salem Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, during the grand opening celebration Thursday. The business which features Tempur-Pedic, Stearns & Foster and Sealy mattresses is open from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Customers can take advantage of grand opening specials until the end of the month, with 10 percent off bedding and 20 percent off accessories such as pillows. Beth Barbush serves as the store manager, with Shelly Wolbert as sales associate. Privately-owned and in business for 35 years, Mattress Warehouse has 170 stores, with several locations in Ohio. Pictured fron left are Chamber Executive Director Audrey Null, Scott Jones, Michael Mancuso, store manager Beth Barbush, George Morris III, Dan Dugan, Jim Wenderoth, Carolyn Jones, Councilman Geoff Goll, Kathy Hendricks, Shawna L’Italien, Matt Bender, Dan Moore, Debbie Pietrzak, and Dan Scarpitti. (Salem News photo by Mary Ann Greier)