ATLANTA, Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), the nation's leader in the sales and lease ownership and specialty retailing of residential furniture, consumer electronics and home appliances and accessories, has declared a quarterly cash dividend. The dividend declared is $.015 per share on Common Stock, payable October 2, 2012 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 4, 2012. Aaron's, Inc., based in Atlanta, currently has more than 1,985 Company-operated and franchised stores in 48 states and Canada. The Company also manufactures furniture and bedding at 14 facilities in eight states. SOURCE Aaron's, Inc.