skip to main content
Find Insight DIY on
* * *

UK Store News

Screwfix opens new stores in Chesterton, Kidderminster and Northwich

Screwfix entrance FC 725 x 500

Screwfix's expansion is going from strength to strength, with three new openings in the space of a week.

The new Chesterton store, located on the Chesterton Parkhouse Industrial Estate, opened last week. It has created 13 jobs for local people and joins two other Screwfix units in the area - Hanley and Tunstall.

Store manager, Brett Whitehouse, started as a sales assistant at the Hanley store seven years ago.  He said: "We tend to get a really good reaction when we open up a new branch.

"Chesterton is a really good location and already we have seen a mix of customers from those in the trade to people doing DIY."

Next week will see the opening of a new store in Kidderminster. The branch, located on Birmingham Road, will be the town's second. It opens on Thursday, February 16th.  

Store manager, Joe Homer, commented: “We’ve created 15 brand new vacancies and have employed local people from around the Kidderminster area.

“Our new team includes people of all ages and levels of experience, but the most important requirement is that they have the right attitude and can offer superb customer service. Everyone here is really looking forward to the store opening.”

Also opening on the 16th is a new Northwich store, on the city's Leicester Street.

Store manager, Gaz Evans, said: “We’ve created 15 new vacancies and have employed local people from around the Northwich area,” 

“Our new team includes people of all ages and levels of experience, but the most important requirement is that they have the right attitude and can offer superb customer service.

“Everyone here is really looking forward to the store opening.”

Source : Insight DIY

Sign-up for our weekly newsletter here.

If your business is interested in pricing intelligence or you're currently trying to track retail prices manually, there really is a much easier way. Just contact us here.

To advertise on the Insight DIY website and download our media pack, click here.

08 February 2017

Related News

view more UK Store News
*

I find the news and articles they publish really useful and enjoy reading their views and commentary on the industry. It's the only source of quality, reliable information on our major customers and it's used regularly by myself and my team.

*
Simon Fleet - Sales & Marketing Director, Thomas Dudley Ltd
Newsletters

Don't miss out on all the latest, breaking news from the DIY industry