New Dealz store in Tipperary will create 20 jobs

Anne O'Grady

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Anne O'Grady

New Dealz store in Tipperary will create 20 jobs

Dealz will open second store in Clonmel tomorrow

Tomorrow (Friday, 30th March), Ireland’s largest discount retailer, Dealz, will celebrate the opening of their 64th store, in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. The newly opened full store, 5,500 sqft, will include a dedicated PEP&CO space and is located at Showgrounds Shopping Centre, Davis Road, Clonmel. The opening of the store will create 20 new jobs and is the retailer’s second store to open in this catchment area, with the retailer already operating a store on 74 O’ Connell Street, Oldbridge.

The store opening celebrations will take place from 9am on Friday morning where visitors to the new store will have the opportunity to win Dealz vouchers ranging from €5 to €50, with golden tickets for the first 500 people through the door. There is also a chance to win the grand prize of a €200 voucher which can be spent on the new PEP&CO range. To add to the party atmosphere, there will be a DJ on site keeping customers entertained throughout the day as well as an appearance from Dougie the Dog.

Dealz Country Manager, Darren Jones said: “We are delighted to be opening our 64th store in Ireland and expanding our product offering in Clonmel with the opening of our second store here. We are excited to be expanding the Dealz brand here and look forward to welcoming the local community to the store over the coming weeks. This new store will include our new and exciting fashion brand PEP&CO, offering stylish and affordable fashion for all the family.’

Dealz, popular amongst the value savvy Irish consumer, is committed to expanding its store base across the country to create local jobs and bring great value to the Irish consumer. Customers can choose from a wide range of well-known top brands and own label products as well as seasonal offerings including fantastic Easter decor and gifting ranges.

2018 has seen Dealz introduce fashion brand PEP&CO, creating a ‘shop-in-shop’ fashion outlet in selected Dealz stores nationwide. A total of 30 ‘shop-in-shop’ outlets will open before summer, creating over 120 Irish jobs, taking Ireland’s leading discount retailer to new fashion heights. The joint venture of Dealz and PEP&CO demonstrates the brand’s commitment to the Irish market and their appetite to establish themselves as a major discount fashion retailer. In Ireland, prices at PEP&CO start at €1.50 with almost 60 per cent of items at €5.00 or less and it expects to keep quality high and prices low as it builds a business of real scale and volume.