Search

Retailer celebrates 15 years in town with significant refurbishment

PUBLISHED: 10:50 13 March 2020 | UPDATED: 10:50 13 March 2020

QD store manager Giles Andrew (pictured far right) and his team celebrating the Dereham’s new look, which has been completed in time for the store’s 15th birthday. Picture: QD Group Copyright - QD Group

QD store manager Giles Andrew (pictured far right) and his team celebrating the Dereham’s new look, which has been completed in time for the store’s 15th birthday. Picture: QD Group Copyright - QD Group

Archant

A Dereham retailer is celebrating 15 years in the town after undergoing an extensive refurbishment.

QD store's new look, which has been completed in time for the store’s 15th birthday. Picture: QD Group Copyright - QD GroupQD store's new look, which has been completed in time for the store’s 15th birthday. Picture: QD Group Copyright - QD Group

High street chain QD has unveiled its new look following a 'significant investment' in the store on Chapel Walk.

The refurbishment was completed ahead of the branch's anniversary in the town and will be celebrated with a fun day at the end of March.

Store manager Giles Andrew said: 'We have lots of very loyal, wonderful customers in Dereham, some of whom have been shopping with us for many years.'

QD store manager Giles Andrew (pictured far right) and his team celebrating the Dereham’s new look, which has been completed in time for the store’s 15th birthday. Picture: QD Group Copyright - QD GroupQD store manager Giles Andrew (pictured far right) and his team celebrating the Dereham’s new look, which has been completed in time for the store’s 15th birthday. Picture: QD Group Copyright - QD Group

READ MORE: Dereham Shopping Centre put up for sale for £9.5m.

As well as a rebrand with the retailer's new QualityDiscounts.com identity, the work has also involved a full refit and redecoration - including a new Scallywags pet department.

The shop employs 22 people, including deputy manager São LeitePereira and sales assistant June Webster who are both original employees of the branch when it first opened.

- The fun day will take place on Saturday, March 28, and will include £10 voucher giveaways, free face painting from 10.30am, a birthday cake, toy raffle, a visit from a cuddly character and prize draws and giveaways.

You may also want to watch:


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Dereham Times. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Dereham Times