Barnsley’s second Screwfix store to open in February
Multi-channel trade retailer Screwfix is to officially open its second store in Barnsley on Thursday 2nd February on Twibell Street. The new branch is building on the success at Barnsley store on Barnsley Trade Park. The new Barnsley – Harborough Hill store will create an additional 15 jobs and is part of the company’s ongoing expansion plans.
Screwfix’s new Barnsley – Harborough Hill Store Manager, Tony Crookes is proud of the contribution the new store has made to local employment figures in the area. “We’ve created 15 brand new vacancies and have employed local people from around the Barnsley area. Our new team includes people of all ages and levels of experience, but the most important requirement is that they have the right attitude and can offer superb customer service. Everyone here is really looking forward to the store opening.”
Tradespeople and DIYers are all invited to attend the new Screwfix store opening at Twibell Street, where they can also demonstrate their skills in a free-to-enter competition. The winner will receive a 40in smart TV.
Throughout the store’s launch celebration period from Thursday 2nd February and into the weekend until Sunday 5th February all product ranges within the Barnsley – Harborough Hill store will carry a 10% discount and there will be product demonstrations taking place.
Tony believes that the store’s convenient location and the ability to provide a Click and Collect service in as little as one minute of ordering will be a real bonus to local tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts.
“I’m confident that we’ve got a great location here at the Barnsley – Harborough Hill store. My team and I have already been out and about getting to know local businesses and tradesmen and we’ve been really pleased with how supportive everybody has been.
“At Screwfix we pride ourselves on meeting the needs of today’s busy tradesmen and DIY enthusiasts with a speedy, reliable and convenient service, plus quality value-for-money products. By opening a second store here in Barnsley we are able to provide our customers with even more opportunities to conveniently pick up the supplies they need for the job.”
The brand’s huge range of products and exceptional deals are also available online at www.screwfix.com, on Screwfix’s mobile site or over the phone on 03330 112 112.
Visit Screwfix’s Barnsley – Harborough Hill store on Twibell Street, Harborough Hill, Barnsley, Yorkshire, S71 1DL. Or Barnsley’s first store at Unit 3 Barnsley Trade Park, Wombwell Lane, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 3NS. Monday to Friday 7am-8pm, Saturday 7am-6pm and Sunday 10am-4pm.