Sears to Bears—Nelson’s newest furniture/appliance retailer

Bears Furniture and Appliances is located at 612 Front Street in Nelson.

The Sears store in Nelson.

The former Sears store in Nelson is getting a new name, with a grand re-opening planned for February or March of 2018. — Photo courtesy MyKootenays

Give me a "B."  Long time businessman, Barry Marsh, the owner/operator of the former Sears Store in Nelson has announced that he is changing the "S" in Sears to a "B" as in Bears. His re-named appliance and furniture outlet will now be known as Bears Furniture and Appliances.

The store plans an official grand opening in the February/March 2018 timeframe.

Bears Furniture and Appliances will also operate under the BrandSource label and will offer a tremendous selection of brand name appliances, electronics and furniture to customers in the West Kootenay.

The newly revamped logo for Bears Furniture and Appliances in Nelson.

The newly revamped logo for Bears Furniture and Appliances in Nelson. — Photo courtesy MyKootenays

BrandSource forms a family of 4,500 owner-operated appliance, electronic, mattress and/or home furnishing stores that spreads all across North America. Over 145 of these owner-operated, people-oriented stores can be found in Canada, sharing their expertise and passion for beautiful home interiors, and offering you a personalized service based on your needs and expectations.

Bears Furniture and Appliances is located at 612 Front Street in Nelson.

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