1/15/2016

Park Place Corporation Donates Mattresses to Ronald McDonald House Charities

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GREENVILLE. SC — Park Place Corporation donated 12 queen size Baroness Plush mattresses and 4 twin size Amherst Plush mattresses to the local Ronald McDonald House in Greenville, SC. Ronald McDonald House Charities in Greenville SC serves almost 400 families a year with lodging, food, transportation, and a home environment full of love. All the families experience the stress of their children receiving critical medical care so quality sleep is a critical component of their care while at the RM House. Park Place is honored to be able to participate with this incredible organization.

Park Place Corporation, founded in 1931 as Orders Mattress Company, is headquartered in Greenville, S.C. Park Place manufactures mattresses on a 40-acre campus primarily under the Park Place and King Koil brands. For more information, visit www.parkplacecorp.com.

10/13/2015

Park Place Corporation Donates Mattresses for South Carolina Flood Relief Efforts

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GREENVILLE. SC — Independent bedding producer, Park Place Corporation donated 140 mattress sets for Sumter, Richland and Kershaw counties to assist in relief efforts resulting from the severe flooding caused by Hurricane Joaquin.

Donated mattresses will be distributed with vouchers from local Columbia churches, fire departments, etc. at Park Place Corporation licensed dealers in Sumter and Kershaw counties.

“The desolation in the Columbia area as a result of severe flooding has left families in need of mattresses among other essential items,” said President & CEO Jason Kelley. “As we maintain a culture of family, we hope to provide support for South Carolinians and we pray for the victims of this tragedy as our state continues to heal and rebuild.”

Park Place Corporation, founded in 1931 as Orders Mattress Company, is headquartered in Greenville, S.C. Park Place manufactures mattresses on a 40-acre campus primarily under the Park Place and King Koil brands. For more information, visit www.parkplacecorp.com.

9/08/2014

Park Place Announces Promotion

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GREENVILLE. SC — Park Place Corporation announces the promotion of Jerry Burgess to Vice President of Sales. Burgess joined Park Place in 2009 as Regional Sales Manager. Prior to joining Park Place, Burgess had 20 years of sales and management experience in the mattress industry in both wholesale and retail positions. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Appalachian State University.

“Jerry Burgess has consistently demonstrated strong leadership and experience to our company, and we are excited to recognize him with this promotion,” stated Jimmy Orders, president of the company.

Park Place Corporation is a 4th generation mattress company based in Greenville, SC. It was founded in 1931. In 2010 Park Place became a King Koil licensee for the southeast and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. For more information, visit www.parkplacecorp.com.

12/09/2013 Park Place Honored Among South Carolina's Top 100 Companies

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GREENVILLE. SC — Local mattress manufacturer Park Place Corporation has been recognized in the 29th annual Grant Thornton LLP top 100 ranking of South Carolina's largest privately owned companies, an achievement that has been attained the last 11 years. Park Place has remained on the list since its first appearance in 2003, holding the 71st position in 2013.

To qualify for the South Carolina 100, companies must be privately held, headquartered within the state and cannot be a subsidiary of any other company. Rankings are a reflection of net revenues from the recently completed fiscal year.

The South Carolina 100 is compiled by Grant Thornton LLP, one of the largest U.S. accounting firms, in association with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce.

Park Place Corporation, founded in 1931 as Orders Mattress Company is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina on a 40-acre campus in a Century 2000, state-of-the-art designed facility. Park Place manufactures mattresses primarily under the Park Place and King Koil brands. For more information, visit www.parkplacecorp.com.

For further information,
contact: Jimmy Orders
phone: 864-422-2442
fax:864-422-2452
email: jborders@parkplacecorp.com

07/01/2013 Park Place Corporation using only Certi-PUR-US foams in bedding

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GREENVILLE. SC — Manufacturer Park Place Corporation has announced that the company will now use only CertiPUR-US certified foams in its mattresses. This has been the policy for the last several years.

In a release, the company said the CertiPUR-US foams are made without formaldehyde, mercury, lead, heavy metals, ozone depleters, prohibited phthalates or PBDEs (polybrominated diphenyl ethers). The foams also are low-VOC emission materials and enhance indoor air quality.

"Park Place customers are savvy shoppers who are just as concerned with the safety of what's inside their mattresses as they are with the style and comfort of the product," said David Orders, COO. Park Place displays the Certi-PUR-US logo on its web site and on its point of purchase sales materials to make consumers aware of this important certification.

01/15/2013 PARK PLACE HONORED AMONG SOUTH CAROLINA'S
TOP 100 COMPANIES

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GREENVILLE, S.C. - Local mattress manufacturer Park Place Corporation has been recognized in the 28th annual Grant Thornton LLP top 100 ranking of South Carolina's largest privately owned companies, an achievement that has been attained the last 10 years. Park Place has remained on the list since its first appearance in 2003, holding the 75th position in 2012

To qualify for the South Carolina 100, companies must be privately held, headquartered within the state and cannot be a subsidiary of any other company. Rankings are a reflection of net revenues from the recently completed fiscal year.

The South Carolina 100 is compiled by Grant Thornton LLP, one of the largest U.S. accounting firms, in association with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce.

Park Place Corporation, founded in 1931 as Orders Mattress Company is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina on a 40-acre campus in a Century 2000, state-of-the-art designed facility. Park Place manufactures mattresses primarily under the Park Place, King Koil and Comfortaire brands. For more information, visit www.parkplacecorp.com.

For further information,
contact: Jimmy Orders
phone: 864-422-2442
fax:864-422-2452
email: jborders@parkplacecorp.com

03/22/2012 PARK PLACE HONORED AMONG SOUTH CAROLINA'S
TOP 100 COMPANIES

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GREENVILLE, S.C. - Local mattress manufacturer Park Place Corporation has been recognized in the 27th annual Grant Thornton LLP top 100 ranking of South Carolina's largest privately owned companies, an achievement that has been attained the last 9 years. Park Place has remained on the list since its first appearance in 2003, and moved up to 66th position in 2011.

To qualify for the South Carolina 100, companies must be privately held, headquartered within the state and cannot be a subsidiary of any other company. Rankings are a reflection of net revenues from the recently completed fiscal year.

As a family business since our beginning, Park Place has faced the constant pressure of big bedding producers and complex marketplace conditions and, despite these challenges, we continue to grow and remain true to our commitment to produce top-quality bedding products and deliver superior customer service,î said Jimmy Orders, president of Park Place Corporation. With a solid track-record and an ambitious business plan, we anticipate sustained growth of the Park Place, Comfortaire and King Koil brands in 2011.

The South Carolina 100 is compiled by Grant Thornton LLP, one of the largest U.S. accounting firms, in association with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce.

Park Place Corporation, founded in 1931 as Orders Mattress Company is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina on a 40-acre campus in a Century 2000, state-of-the-art designed facility. Park Place manufactures mattresses primarily under the Park Place, King Koil and Comfortaire brands. For more information, visit www.parkplacecorp.com.

For further information,
contact: Jimmy Orders
phone: 864-422-2442
fax:864-422-2452
email: jborders@parkplacecorp.com

07/1/2010 PARK PLACE AND COMFORT SOLUTIONS
INK LICENSING DEAL

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GREENVILLE, SC - Licensing group Comfort Solutions and mattress maker Park Place Corp. have signed a licensing agreement that covers 8 states and part of a 9th. Park Place will be producing Comfort Solutions products under the King Koil name for the states of Alabama, Florida panhandle, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

“Were extremely pleased to welcome Park Place - a business begun in 1931 and representing 3 generations of the Orders family to the Comfort Solutions group,“ said Dave Roberts, president of the company which is headquartered in Willowbrook, IL. “Both Park Place and comfort Solutions have many of the same business philosophies, including an emphasis on product quality and customer service and a committment to delivering value to the consumer.”

“This business is still very much a people business and Comfort Solutions has some of the best in the industry,” said Jimmy Orders, Park Place president. “The company's committment to innovation through a strong research and development effort has resulted in product and brands that are leading edge, exciting and retailing well. Supporting those great products are well executed programs and support materials- a winning formula.”

Comfort Solutions has 10 domestic and 31 international licensees. Its brands include King Koil, Laura Ashley, Perfect Contour, Sleep iD, Extended Life and Natural Response.

For further information,
contact: Jimmy Orders
phone: 864-422-2442
fax:864-422-2452
email: jborders@parkplacecorp.com

09/30/2009 W.S. BADCOCK HONORS FURNITURE,
BEDDING SUPPLIERS

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Furniture Today Staff -- Furniture Today, September 29, 2009

SAVANNAH, Ga. W.S. Badcock Corp. honored several suppliers to its Badcock Home Furniture & more stores at its annual dealer meeting here in September. Recognized for superior service were bedroom furniture source Embassy International, upholstery supplier Hughes Furniture Inds., IBC and Park Place in bedding, The Import Company in tabletop, and Samsung Electronics.

Badcock, a Mulberry, Fla.-based Top 100 company with more than 300 company- and dealer-owned stores in eight states, honored representatives of suppliers that were nominated by the retailer's category managers and supply chain analysts. Among the criteria were product training support, fulfillment rate and damage rate.

Embassy President Mike Wurster and sales rep Mike Carter accepted on behalf of their company, a product development and quality control business with operations in Malaysia, China, Vietnam and Thailand.

"An award from W.S. Badcock means that we are really delivering on our commitment to our customers of providing quality products and following up with customer service and timely shipping," said Wurster.

Meanwhile, Embassy also said it also was listed for the second year on Inc. magazine's roster of the fastest-growing private businesses, coming in at 395 this year after it was ranked 117 in 2008. The company also was ranked at No. 33 among the Top 100 Consumer Products and Services and No. 11 among the Top 100 Private Businesses in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area.

For further information,
contact: Jimmy Orders
phone: 864-422-2442
fax:864-422-2452
email: jborders@parkplacecorp.com

01/26/2007 PARK PLACE JIMMY ORDERS & THE U.S.
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

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GREENVILLE, SC - January 26, 2007 -- Park Place President Jimmy Orders was recently honored to be part of a group of 45 civilians participating in the U.S. Department of Defense Joint Civilian Orientation Conference in the Middle East. To read of his experience, click on the link below for his article that recently appeared in the GREENVILLE JOURNAL.

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For further information,
contact: Jimmy Orders
phone: 864-422-2442
fax:864-422-2452
email: jborders@parkplacecorp.com

11/16/2006PARK PLACE HONORED AMONG SOUTH CAROLINA'S
TOP 100 COMPANIES

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GREENVILLE, SC, November 16, 2006-- Greenville, SC-based Park Place Corporation is honored to be included in the 22nd Annual 2006 South Carolina Top 100, a ranking of the stateís largest privately held companies. Park Place is ranked 75th a move upward from their position of 80th in 2005. South Carolina 100 is compiled by Grant Thornton, LLP, the fifth largest accounting firm in the United States.

According to Park Place President Jimmy Orders, ìThis ranking is based on our 2005 sales. We have continued to grow and prosper throughout 2006. I look forward to next yearís report where I anticipate our ranking to be even higher.

Park Place Corporation, founded in 1931 as Orders Mattress Company, is located on a 40-acre campus in a Century 2000, state-of-the-art facility. Park Place manufactures hand-crafted mattresses. Founded during the throes of the Great Depression, the company continues to operate under the direction of three third-generation members of the Orders family. According to CEO/President Jimmy Orders, ìThrough the years we have witnessed many changes, but one thing that has not changed is our dedication to quality in our products and integrity in standing behind them. Without this policy, we could not have survived since 1931.

For further information,
contact: Jimmy Orders
phone: 864-422-2442
fax:864-422-2452
email: jborders@parkplacecorp.com

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