Simons confirms B&M store as final addition to North Lincolnshire Shopping Park


Simons Group is delighted to announce that a final letting to B&M Stores has been concluded. It is immediately starting its fit out and will open the store on Saturday 13 June 2015.

Graeme Cosgrove, group director of developments, Simons Group said: “We are delighted to have concluded the deal with B&M and are confident that the store and its team will be a welcome addition to North Lincolnshire Shopping Park. As we have seen since October, the park has strengthened the local retail offer and this will only continue to increase with B&M as a new addition to the park. We are delighted to have been involved in the creation and delivery of such a successful new addition to the retailing facilities serving Scunthorpe and the surrounding area.”

The store will create a further 40 jobs at the park. Customers can expect a wide variety of branded and own label products; including groceries and toiletries as well as an extensive non-food section including toys, home, furniture and seasonal ranges.

Debbie Hall, store manager at B&M Scunthorpe Gunness, said: “We are really proud to be creating another 40 jobs across Scunthorpe this year and continuing to play our part in the local community. We are excited to get the doors open on Saturday 13th June; providing great value products and world class service to even more customers across the town.”

This addition marks the final letting at the park, highlighting the end of 5 years of involvement for Simons, created plans for the Shopping Park in 2010, achieved planning in 2013 and completed construction last year.