Saturday August 8, 2020

Hughes & Hughes invests €500k in new store

Irish retailer Hughes & Hughes will open its 14th bookshop in Wexford this month as part of larger expansion plans to open seven new outlets in Ireland over the next two years.

6th August, 2005

The company is investing €500,000 in the new store, which will stock up to 10,000 titles across a range of genres. Located on Redmond Square inWexford town, it will create six full-time jobswhen it opens next Saturday.

Hughes & Hughes chief executiveDerekHughes said the 2,000 sq ft shop would target younger readers with a junior section, stocking specialist children's books, educational toys and games. He said the company was keen to target younger readers - it...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 7 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago