Well, that hasn’t taken Waitrose very long at all!

Waitrose at Welcome Break's Hopwood Park Services (7 Feb 2010). Photograph by Mark Leaver

Waitrose at Welcome Break's Hopwood Park Services (7 Feb 2010). Photograph by Mark Leaver

I’ve just received the photo above from Mark Leaver, taken on his phone last night at Welcome Break’s Hopwood Park Services on the M42. It shows the new Waitrose store looking more or less ready to be stocked, ahead of its intended opening this week.

Am I right to be quite impressed at the speed of the turnaround, given that only two weeks ago (as you will recall) the store looked like this?:

The same view two weeks ago (24 Jan 2010). Photograph by Mark Leaver

The same view two weeks ago (24 Jan 2010). Photograph by Mark Leaver

One Response to “Well, that hasn’t taken Waitrose very long at all!”

  1. Soult's Retail View» Blog Archive » Waitrose Hopwood Park now open! said:

    Feb 14, 10 at 22:59

    [...] updates on the status of Waitrose at Hopwood Park Services on the M42 have become something of a habit lately, thanks to the regular MMSs received from Mark [...]


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