Marks & Spencer has announced it will be opening the doors to its newest Foodhall in Paisley on Wednesday 26th May at 9am.
In line with the opening, the M&S Paisley Outlet in Paisley Centre will close the day before, with all colleagues moving across to the new store. M&S said their team will continue to offer the community the very best service to make sure they can get everything they need when shopping in Paisley.
The Paisley High Street store opened on Friday, 20th November 1931, the custom built store replaced W S Esdaile & Co., a firm that sold mantle fire places.
Photo: Out with the old, in the new: empty looking High Street store Photo David Cameron
Photo: The new store should be complete in time for next weeks opening Photo David Cameron
The new store is located in the Renfrew Road Retail Park, the store will be led by Store Manager, Kirk Russell alongside his team of 80 colleagues.
Store Manager, Kirk Russell, who has worked at M&S for almost 29 years, said: “M&S has served customers in Paisley for the past 90 years and my team and I are really excited about our new store. We’ll be working hard to provide outstanding service and help make every penny count for the community. Our new Foodhall will offer all the everyday essentials, as well as seasonal inspiration and innovation such as a pick your own eggs section and a huge cheese barge, which really adds to the store’s marketplace feel!
“Customers will also be able to shop for M&S’s full Clothing & Home collections via M&S.com using our next day Click & Collect service. Cutting the ribbon and welcoming customers in for the first time will be a great moment for the team and I hope lots of local residents will pop down and join us.”
Photo: End of an era as the 90-year-old store closes Photo David Cameron
The new store will offer thousands of M&S’s quality and great value food products, perfect for the whole family. From Fresh Market favourites supplied by some of M&S’s Scottish suppliers – such as juicy Scottish strawberries and Scottish salmon – through to all the daily essentials. Offering the opportunity to try something new with family and friends, customers visiting the store will also be able to enjoy the recently unveiled Chicken Feast Family Dine-in for £15, with mains including Southern Fried Chicken Burgers and the crunchy yet succulent Coated Buttermilk Tenders!
M&S Paisley will also offer the full range of M&S Clothing & Home products via its Click & Collect service. Customers can opt for free next day collection when they order online at M&S.com by 8pm. With free car parking spaces, including six accessibility space in front of the store, M&S Paisley is ideal for family shopping.
The store is located at Renfrew Road Retail Park, and will be open Monday – Saturday, 8am – 8pm, and on Sunday, 9am – 6pm.