Central Pa. furniture to close this week


The last day for a midstate furniture store is this week.

The Wolf Furniture store at 4661 Lindle Road in Swatara Township near Sheetz and Chick-fil-A and across from the High Pointe Commons shopping center will close on Monday.

Signs at the store say that Monday, Nov. 30 is the last day “of the former location of Wolf Furniture.”

Michigan-based Art Van Furniture, the owner of Wolf Furniture filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on March 8. On April 7, the companies bankruptcy cases were converted to liquidation cases under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code.

Under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, Chapter 7 may be used by businesses or individuals. A portion of the debtors assets is liquidated and distributed among creditors by a trustee to satisfy debts.

A liquidation sale at the store has been taking place for months.

Art Van Furniture acquired Wolf Furniture in 2017 as well as Pennsylvania-based Levin Furniture.

Altoona-based Wolf Furniture remained family-owned until the acquisition. The company was founded in 1902.

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