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150+

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70+

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Our history

  • 1951

    Van Vreede TV & Appliance was started in June, 1951 in a small shop on Main Street in Kimberly by Harvey & Lorraine Van Vreede on a part time basis.

    1951

    Van Vreede TV & Appliance was started in June, 1951 in a small shop on Main Street in Kimberly by Harvey & Lorraine Van Vreede on a part time basis.

  • 1952

    Upon the advent of television to the area, in February, 1952 the business was moved to Grand Avenue in Little Chute and operated on a full time basis. A full line of appliances was added to the existing radio and television sales and service.

    1952

    Upon the advent of television to the area, in February, 1952 the business was moved to Grand Avenue in Little Chute and operated on a full time basis. A full line of appliances was added to the existing radio and television sales and service.

  • 1956

    In 1956 the entire operation moved into a larger building on Main Street right next to the Village Hall in Little Chute.

    1956

    In 1956 the entire operation moved into a larger building on Main Street right next to the Village Hall in Little Chute.

  • 1961

    Our store moved in 1961, when a new building was erected at 1000 W. Main Street in Little Chute.

    1961

    Our store moved in 1961, when a new building was erected at 1000 W. Main Street in Little Chute.

  • 1973

    In 1973 Van Vreede's was incorporated and remains as such today.

    1973

    In 1973 Van Vreede's was incorporated and remains as such today.

  • 1979

    A new store was added in Menasha.

    1979

    A new store was added in Menasha.

  • 1983

    Van Vreede's Green Bay store was established at the present location.

    1983

    Van Vreede's Green Bay store was established at the present location.

  • 1989

    The Appleton store opened at the present location. In addition, furniture was added at the Appleton store and then in Green Bay.

    1989

    The Appleton store opened at the present location. In addition, furniture was added at the Appleton store and then in Green Bay.

  • 1994

    In 1994, the Menasha store and the Little Chute store were consolidated into one location: the Oshkosh store on Washburn Street.

    1994

    In 1994, the Menasha store and the Little Chute store were consolidated into one location: the Oshkosh store on Washburn Street.

  • Present

    In 1956 the entire operation moved into a larger building on Main Street right next to the Village Hall in Little Chute.

    Present

    Today, Van Vreede's consists of four locations: Appleton, Green Bay and Oshkosh with the Distribution Center in Appleton.

Appleton Store

Green Bay Store

Oshkosh Store

Four Convenient Locations to Serve You Better

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