Dundalk as it Happens
New SportsDirect and USC stores to open in Dundalk this Friday
Two new stores will open in Dundalk this Friday with the creation of 15 new jobs.
SportsDirect.com and fashion retailer USC will be joining Heaton’s at their Dundalk Retail Park store.
Heaton’s has been trading at its Retail Park premises since October 2014 while SportsDirect will replace the former SportsWorld brand that has operated there for the last few years.
USC’s arrival will add a greater mix to what was there before.
All three brands will showcase exciting store concepts and world class brands all under the one roof, which promises to deliver the ultimate shopping experience to customers looking for leading fashion and sports clothing, footwear, equipment and homewares.
SportsDirect.com, a giant in sports retail, will bring an incredible range of sports departments to the new store; from football, golf, outdoor, rackets, running, fashion and many more. Stocking all the leading sporting brands such as Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Lonsdale, USA Pro, Puma, Slazenger, Everlast and Karrimor for men, women and kids. The new store will have over 25,000 sq ft of footwear, clothing and equipment.
A brand new Heatons store will also open under the same roof offering a host of departments to cater for every aspect of family life.
Meanwhile, USC will feature top designer labels such as Jack & Jones, Replay, Lacoste, Pretty Green, Calvin Klein, Converse, Luke & Emporio Armani across men’s and women’s wear. From cool street style to sophisticated club wear, USC is at the cutting edge of all the top fashion trends to help you make the ultimate new season style statement.
Leonard Brassel, MD for SportsDirect.com Ireland said: ‘We are proud and excited to be bringing the newest SportsDirect.com concept store as well as USC to the people of Dundalk whilst at the same time updating our current Heatons.
‘The opening of the 25,000 sq ft Dundalk complex is a key part of our ongoing and ambitious store expansion programme for 2017 in Ireland.
‘SportsDirect.com continues to deliver on its ongoing customer pledge to offer its customers the best selection of sports brands at the lowest prices. Heatons would strongly echo these values. We are particularly excited to bring the USC retail brand to Ireland and Dundalk.”
The store has recruited an extra 15 members of staff as part of their expansion.