Poundworld to open in Hatfield next week

PUBLISHED: 14:51 15 September 2016 | UPDATED: 14:51 15 September 2016

Poundworld soon to open in Hatfield.

Poundworld soon to open in Hatfield.


Poundworld has announced that it will be opening its doors in Hatfield for the first time next week, creating 30 new jobs in the process.

Opening on Wednesday, September 21, at 10am, the new Poundworld store will be situated at 26-32 in the Town Centre, next to Peacocks.

It will become the company’s 340th store and is part of the retailer’s ambitious expansion plan to open 60 new stores this year, creating a total of 1,800 jobs in the process.

The 3,800 square foot store will offer local shoppers over 5,000 products for the bargain price of £1, there will be offers on a range of categories that include, groceries, cleaning, health and beauty, pet care, toys and stationery.

As part of opening celebrations there will be face painting on Saturday, September 24, free product samples and a guest appearance from company money-saving mascot, Percy the Pound.

Sarah Jahanabazy, area manager at Poundworld, said: “We’re excited to be opening in Hatfield for the first time next week and offering local customers their favourite brands and products at the best possible prices – we really are passionate about helping people save as much money as possible on their weekly shop.

“We can’t wait to welcome customers through our doors next week.”

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