Greggs Finally Opens In Belfast At Boucher Retail Park

Greggs staff celebrating the opening

Food-on-the-go-retailer, Greggs has opened its first company managed shop at Boucher Retail Park, creating 14 jobs and bringing its much loved product range to one of Belfast’s busiest shopping areas.

Greggs arrival was celebrated by local customers eager to purchase one of its iconic favourites and sample the new products on offer. The shop layout aims to offer customers a food-on-the-go experience, with lots of space for browsing. Seating and free Wi-Fi is also available for customers who wish to relax and enjoy their purchases inside the shop.

Martin Kibler, Business Development and Property Director for Greggs said: “Following the success of our franchise shops with Applegreen including the popular Motorway Service Station on the M2, we’re very proud to be opening the first company managed shop in Belfast.

“We are delighted at the sense of anticipation and the level of local interest in Greggs plans and really look forward to welcoming our new customers into our shops, showcasing the excellent range of products that we have on offer.”

Leading the team at Greggs Boucher Retail Park shop is Eamonn Higgins who said: “I’m extremely proud to be managing this landmark shop. We’re really looking forward to introducing customers to our great tasting product range and can’t wait to hear what they think.”

The Greggs shop will offer an exciting range of freshly prepared, savoury and sandwich options. Those looking for a lighter option can sample the Balanced Choice range; with a selection of sandwiches, salads, soups, porridge and fruit. All Balanced Choice products contain less than 400 calories and rate amber or green on the FSA traffic light system for fat, saturated fat, sugar and salt.

Customers can also enjoy a wide range of hot drinks, including freshly ground coffee which is made with a unique blend of 100% Fairtrade Arabica beans and rich-tasting Robusta – the range now includes a flat white.

Shop opening times are Monday – Friday (7am to 9.30pm), Saturday (7am to 6.30pm) and Sunday (10am to 6pm).

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