Several more Pocket Shop stores to open in UK next year

Several more Pocket Shop stores to open in UK next year

Pocket Shop plans to open several more stores in the UK next year as landlords are keen to "present something new" to the public, its c.e.o. Anna Borné Minberger has told The Bookseller.

The Northern European bookshop chain revealed its first UK store would open in Birmingham Airport next month, with a further two more to open in train station locations before the end of 2016.

Minberger said the company was attracted to the UK because it had “recovered” from the digital revolution and was “on the rebound”. She did not comment on the effect of Brexit on the plan.

She said: “We have looked...

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