Gloria Jean’s Coffees chooses Glasgow for first UK store
Glasgow’s St Enoch Centre in is starting the new year by welcoming two new retailers, including the leading Australian coffee brand.
The new 1,996-sq ft unit will be located on the first floor and marks the start of ambitious plans for the company with 13 other locations earmarked for the UK.
Nicholas Brill, director of international for Gloria Jean’s Coffees, said: “Gloria Jean’s Coffees is very excited to be entering the UK market, and we’re looking forward to seeing two stores open, one in Scotland and another in London, which will be open to the public within the first half of 2019.
Anime Republic is also set to bring its unique range of Asian inspired animated products and comics to the city for the first time when it opens on the first floor of the mall in February.
St Enoch general manager Anne Ledgerwood added: “It’s been a busy start to 2019 and we’re looking forward to welcoming Gloria Jean’s and Anime Republic to the centre along with Wrapchic and Sushi Stop, all of which will be opening in the city for the first time.
“Today’s shoppers are increasingly looking for fresh experiences and we’re proud to bring a range of new retailers for our shoppers to enjoy as well as enhance our leisure offering where people can enjoy a meal or grab a bite to eat on the go while in the city.”