93 new jobs at Tesco
SUPERMARKET group Tesco has created an additional 93 jobs with the opening of a new store in Portlaoise.
The new Tesco Extra shop has merged with the existing supermarket in the town, which closed in April.
All 121 staff from the existing Tesco are transferring to the new Extra store which features many environmental initiatives.
The store has a state-of-the-art motion detection lighting system, rainwater harvesting and CO2 cooled fridges and freezers.