Penneys from heaven: Primark’s US revolution
The Irish-based retailer has hit the ground running, as Primark’s US stores are swooping into spaces vacated by its struggling competitors
Until a fortnight ago, the top floor of Sears in the South Shore Plaza in Braintree was shrouded in plastic and off limits to customers at the sprawling shopping mall. Braintree is a Massachusetts town with a population of around 38,000. Like much of Massachusetts, Braintree has a sizeable Irish American population. So when news spread that Primark, which had opened a flagship store in Boston, was taking over the space, there was a buzz...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter
*New subscribers only
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Unlimited Access for 2 Years
Get a Business Account for you and your team
Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years
The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures