65 new jobs at Dealz
DISCOUNT retailer Poundland is to create 65 new jobs with the opening of Dealz stores in Cork and Athlone.
The new stores, which are due to open tomorrow, will bring the total number of Dealz outlets in Ireland to eight.
Dealz is an integrated part of Poundland and has the same board and management team led by CEO Jim McCarthy, the former managing director of convenience stores at Sainsbury's.
Located on Grand Parade in Cork and measuring over 8,230 sq ft, the new Cork shop will create 35 jobs. With a retail space of over 6,630 sq ft, the Athlone store will be located in the Golden Island Shopping Centre and will create 30 jobs.