Smiggle on global roll with 300 stores
KIDS’ stationery store Smiggle opened its 300th store globally in Midland last week.
“We are absolutely delighted that this milestone will be achieved in our home market,” Smiggle managing director John Cheston said.
The new shop is part of an aggressive rollout for the retailer. It has added 56 new stores in the past year, with the largest growth in new markets Hong Kong, Malaysia, UK and Ireland.
“Our global footprint now stands at 131 stores in Australia, 103 in the UK, 23 in New Zealand, 20 in Singapore, 11 in Malaysia, 10 in Hong Kong and two in Ireland,” Mr Cheston said.