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Serving The Greater Carolinas Since 1952

“Relationships you have with people can make and break your business. We know that it is due to the support of our customers, distributors, and employees that help keep us growing year after year.”

Roddey Player, President & CEO

75+ EMPLOYEES

200+ EMPLOYEES

7 CONVENIENT LOCATIONS

7 STORE FRONT, 1 WAREHOUSE, 1 WEBSITE

70+ UNIQUE BRANDS

75+ UNIQUE BRANDS

3,500 PRODUCTS ON DISPLAY

4,000 PRODUCTS ON DISPLAY

20 MILLION IN LOCAL INVENTORY

$25 MILLION IN LOCAL INVENTORY

50K UNITS DELIVERED EACH YEAR

150,000+ UNITS DELIVERED EACH YEAR

Celebrating 70 Years

What started in 1952 as a simple television repair company has evolved into the Piedmont region's premier retail organization for a large range of home appliances and electronics, including refrigerators, freezers, ranges, cooktops, ovens, kitchen cleanup, laundry, TV, audio, grills/outdoor kitchens and more.

And in celebration of our achievements, Queen City is hosting a series of community events and promotions this summer.

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Three Generations of of the Player Family: Frances, Roddey, Kate & Roddey Jr.

our mission: to select the right home products to enhance your everyday living our mission: to select the right home products to enhance your everyday living
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TOP 30 APPLIANCE DEALER IN THE COUNTRY

Awards & Accolades

Queen City is currently ranked as one of the top 30 appliances retailers in the country and has been featured on WCCB, WBTV and Charlotte Today and in Independent Thinker, i3 – It is Innovation, Charlotte Observer, and TWICE Magazine, among others.

2015, 2016 Regional &s National Team Winner - Commercial Specialty
2018 The Timex Award presented by Classica

Queen City has won the following awards:

  • 2022 Top Work Place, The Charlotte Observer
  • ROCO Gold People's Choice Awards Finalist, 2022
  • Salisbury Post Best Appliance Store, since 2019
  • The Charlotte Observer Best of Burke's Best Appliance Dealer, since 2018
  • Morganton News Herald The Timex Award, 2018, presented by Classisca
  • Regional & National Team Winner in Commercial Specialty, 2015 & 2016
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top work places award
charlottes best award
best of burke
roco gold finalist

Community Partnerships

Black & Blue Kick-Off Live on WJZY

Charlotte Checkers

Charlotte Home Design & Decor Magazine

Charlotte Observer

Independent Thinking Magazine

Queen City Connections

Rock Hill Herald

Rowan County Historical Newspaper

Salisbury Post

SouthPark Magazine

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Foundations Supported

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Carolinas

Burke Arts Council

Dream on 3

Give Hope Global

Hearts & Hope

Make-A-Wish Foundation

Moped2Memphis for St. Jude

Nations Ford Elementary

No Child Hungry

Second Harvest Food Bank

Smile Together

Susan G. Komen BCC Rally for the Cure

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Community Boards

East Mecklenburg Foundation

The Employers Association

Wake Forest University Center for Private Business

Women in NARI

Women in Nationwide

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Welcome to our website! As we have the ability to list over one million items on our website (our selection changes all of the time), it is not feasible for a company our size to record and playback the descriptions on every item on our website. However, if you are an American with a disability we are here to help you. Please call our disability services phone line at 704-391-6000 during regular business hours and one of our kind and friendly personal shoppers will help you navigate through our website, help conduct advanced searches, help you choose the item you are looking for with the specifications you are seeking, read you the specifications of any item and consult with you about the products themselves. There is no charge for the help of this personal shopper for any American with a disability. Finally, your personal shopper will explain our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, and help you place an order if you so desire.