April 15, 2024

Donegal Each day can reveal that UK retail big JD Sports activities is to open a brand new retailer in Letterkenny.

The corporate will take over the previous Argos outlet within the Letterkenny Retail Park which closed in June of final 12 months.

They’re to submit plans to Donegal County Council for alterations to the store to incorporate new inside and exterior signage in addition to a second entrance.

The transfer is seen by some within the retail sector as a serious vote of confidence within the city. Others, nonetheless, really feel the council and native stakeholders should push on sustaining the primary avenue as Letterkenny’s conventional industrial hub.

JD Sports activities at the moment has 22 shops within the Republic of Eire and likewise has a retailer simply throughout the border in Derry. 

Pre-tax income at its foremost Irish unit elevated by 4pc to €19.56m final 12 months.

Accounts for John David Sports activities Vogue (Eire) Ltd present that the enterprise recorded the rise in pre-tax income as revenues rose by 14.5pc from €189.03m to €216.44m within the 12 months to the tip of January, 2023.

Breaking: Main UK sports activities retailer to open Letterkenny retailer was final modified: March 1st, 2024 by Cronan Scanlon