Search

Romford Market’s Argos due to shut down

PUBLISHED: 07:00 13 June 2017

Argos in Market Place, Romford. Picture: Google Maps

Argos in Market Place, Romford. Picture: Google Maps

Google Maps

A branch of catalogue superchain Argos will close at the end of next month.

Argos, in Market Place, Romford, will close its doors for good at the end of July but all is not lost, as a smaller digital store will instead be opened in Sainsbury’s in The Brewery shopping centre.

Staff from the Romford Market store will also be transferred.

The change comes after Sainsbury’s acquired Home Retail Group which owns Argos.

Manager at Sainsbury’s in Romford, Barry O’Leary, said: “We are looking forward to welcoming Argos and its team to the store.

“The new shop is great news for customers, who are looking for easier, more convenient ways to shop.

“We’re looking forward to offering them an increased range of products at great value, all under one roof.”


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Romford Recorder. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Related articles

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Romford Recorder