Familiar discount names in Staffordshire’s former Woolies stores

Graham Soult

Retail consultant, writer, blogger; helping retailers via CannyInsights.com and CannySites.com. Say hello on Twitter at @soult!

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  1. Philip John says:

    On your Friarsgate reference you have “£100” where presumably it should say “£100k” – otherwise, that’s a very cheap shopping development!

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