Opening date for long awaited new Penneys Tallaght store is revealedPadraig Conlon 08 Aug 2022
The wait for Penneys’ fans in Tallaght and surrounding areas is almost over: Penneys will officially open the doors of its much-anticipated brand-new store in The Square Shopping Centre on Thursday, September 15 at 9:30am.
Located on the ground floor of The Square, Penneys’ say the new store will offer 43,400 sq. ft of fantastic retail and beauty space, packed with their full ranges of fashion, homeware and beauty, including a Nails @ Penneys salon.
The Tallaght store marks the retailer’s continued expansion in Ireland and will be Penneys’ 37th store the country.
This is the first new Penneys store in Dublin in six years, following its opening in Liffey Valley Shopping Centre in December 2016.
The new store is part of the retailer’s commitment to invest €250 million in Ireland over the next 10 years.
Penneys Tallaght will become one of The Square Shopping Centre’s largest fashion stores where customers can find the latest affordable autumn fashion trends, as well as Penneys’ famous great value essentials across women’s, men’s, kids’ and homeware, as well as beauty and accessories.
Also in store will be its hugely popular licensed ranges including Disney, Netflix’s smash hit Stranger Things and the iconic NBA brand, and a dedicated denim trend area.
Many of the clothes and products available are part of its growing Primark Cares label, which is its pledge to make more sustainable products that everyone can afford.
The in-store nail salon, operated by Nails™, is also likely to prove popular with customers, all part of Penneys aim to offer the best experience in-store for everyone who visits.
Damien O’Neill, Head of Penneys Ireland and Northern Ireland, said: “We can’t wait to welcome our colleagues and customers into our fantastic new store in Tallaght.
“We know our customers have been waiting for Penneys at The Square for a long time.
“The store is nearly ready, and we are really excited to finally open our doors next month.
“We’ll have something for everyone all at our everyday affordable prices.
“We’re proud to continue to expand Penneys in Ireland and keep investing in Irish retail.”
Jack Martin, Head of Retail for The Square Town Centre, said: “This is a fantastic addition to the Centre and will be widely welcomed by the community not just in Tallaght but many of the surrounding areas.
2Our partnership with Penneys marks a significant step in our development and we are very excited about the opportunity that this brings.
“The people of Tallaght have been crying out for a Penneys store for over 20 years and I have no doubt will make this a hugely successful launch.”
Marcus Wren, Managing Director of Sigma Retail Partners, asset managers of The Square, said: “Our team are absolutely thrilled to welcome Penneys to The Square.
“Since The Square was acquired in 2018, Penneys have been a key target for us based on our extensive research and interaction with our customers and our many other existing retail and leisure partners.
“We are extremely excited about the inevitable increase in footfall that Penneys will bring to The Square, which will complement the existing strong line up of retailers and our many food and beverage operators who already trade very successfully here.
“We will continue to enhance The Square over the coming years to ensure it retains its rightful position at the heart of the community here in Tallaght.”