Opening date for The Co-operative Food's new Lenzie store

05 February 2014

The new Co-operative food store in Lenzie, which has created 14 new jobs, will open next Thursday, 13 February.

The store, on the site of a former petrol station Kirkintilloch Road, will be officially opened by youngsters from the neighbouring Lenzie Primary School.

The store will be around 2,000 sq ft, and will offer shoppers a wide selection of fresh and chilled products, The Co-operative’s

Gordon Reid, Store Manager, said: “We know Lenzie residents are passionate about their food and our new Co-operative food store will certainly reflect this. The store will be packed with modern and interesting meal ideas that, while quick and easy to put together, are sure to impress. Together with great offers, customers will be able to pick up delicious food conveniently, helping them to effortlessly create fabulous-tasting meals for themselves and their family and friends.

“We are thrilled to be opening the doors of our new store, and we are looking forward to serving customers from the new premises. As a community retailer, we are delighted that Lenzie Primary School is playing a central role in the opening.”

Opening hours of the new store will be 7am until 10pm every day.

Additional Information:

The Co-operative Group is the UK’s largest mutual business, owned by nearly eight million members.  It is the UK’s fifth biggest food retailer operating across the country with almost 2,800 local, convenience and medium-sized stores. 

Amongst its other wholly-owned businesses are the UK’s number one funeral services provider, the third largest pharmacy chain, a growing legal services operation and a major general insurer.

As well as having clear financial and operational objectives, the Group, which operates 4,500 outlets and employs approaching 90,000 people, is a recognised leader for its social goals and community-led programmes.

Contact Information:

Steve Broughton
PR Manager – Regions
The Co-operative Group
0161 767 4298
07834 090 014