Jobs on offer as Range store opens in Sutton

More than 100 jobs are set to be created as The Range opens its doors later this year.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 19th January 2015, 10:36 am

The multi-purpose product store, that will be located at Station Road, will open its doors in March - bringing with it new employment opportunities.

The Range offers more than 65,000 products across 16 departments including DIY, homewares, furniture and arts & crafts.

Owner Chris Dawson said the opening of the shop wold bring much-needed jobs into the area.

Sign up to our daily Buxton Advertiser Today newsletter

He said: “The opening will create around 100 part-time and full-time jobs; from store and department managers to warehouse workers and administrators which will allow opportunities for staff to develop skills and grow with the company.

“We feel that The Range is a unique shopping experience that has something for everyone and we are confident that the people of Sutton will enjoy what The Range has to offer.

“We are a fast growing company and I am confident that The Range in Sutton will play an important role in our expansion.”

He thanked the council for their support.

Mr Dawson added: “I look forward to inviting the people of Sutton down to see what we are all about.”

Councillor Jim Aspinall said he was delighted with the opening.

He said; “The creation of 100 jobs is fantastic news for the area and the people here.

“This is all part of a movement in our regeneration development to create the right atmosphere and promote the area and all of its benefits.

“Jobs are vital for us to grow and develop the area.”