Home Bargains has invested a further £350,000 into its store in Alfreton, which will bring an additional 12 jobs to the local area. The store is now the company’s largest in the UK.
The top brand, bottom price retailer has now brought nearly 55 jobs to the area with the store on Institute Lane. Home Bargains also has three other stores in the nearby areas of Heanor, Sutton-In-Ashfield and Mansfield.
With plans to open a further 50 stores across the UK in the next 12 months, the discount retailer is bucking current trends on the high street.
Joe Morris, operations director at Home Bargains, commented: “Home Bargains is excited to be expanding our store in Alfreton and we look forward to welcoming customers old and new.”
The huge 27,000 sq ft store will give shoppers the chance to get their hands on even more of the latest bargains, including a great selection of homewares. Home Bargains also stocks a range of other top brand goods at fantastic value, including health and beauty, household, sweets and snacks, home style, and drinks and alcohol.
Joe adds: “Institute Road has been a great location for us – we’re thrilled to be increasing the size of the store, so we can offer local people even more top branded goods at exceptionally low prices!”
With over three million customers per week, Home Bargains is one of the country’s best-loved discount retailers, stocking top quality, branded goods at low, low prices every day. The company has also launched an ecommerce website, www.homebargains.co.uk, where customers around the country can buy items online.