Discount retailer continues to create jobs

Furniture and homewares retailer B&M has created over 150 new jobs following the opening of four more stores.

The West Midlands has welcomed its latest B&M store to the region with 50 locals hired at the new location on Newhall Walk Retail Park in Sutton Coldfield.

Preston has also welcomed its latest B&M store to the region with 60 locals hired at the new location on Fulwood Central Retail Park.

Portsmouth also saw a new store open on Ocean Retail Park, creating 65 new jobs, while Hereford’s B&M store on Salmon Retail Park has now officially reopened following an extensive refurbishment, creating an extra seven new jobs to the 38 previously working there.


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Last month, Rethink Retail, powered by the BRC, took part at WorldSkills UK LIVE at the NEC, Birmingham.