Press Release Year: 2014

Nov 18 2014

Esther McVey Opens Poundland’s Flagship Depot

Esther McVey Officially Opens Poundland’s Flagship Distribution Centre Depot to Drive UK and European Expansion and Create More Than 6,000 New Jobs Poundland Group plc (“Poundland” or the “Group”), the leading UK single price value retailer, will today officially open is flagship distribution centre in Harlow, Essex. The depot, which will be Poundland’s largest facility, will […]

Oct 24 2014

Poppy Appeal 2014

Poundland are delighted to be supporting this year’s Poppy Appeal and all of our colleagues are welcome to wear a Poppy to show their support for this year’s appeal. A minute’s silence will also be held in our stores as a mark of respect on Remembrance Day, Sunday 9th November. Poundland’s Head Office has been […]

Oct 17 2014

Make Up Gallery

INTRODUCING AN EXCITING NEW MAKE-UP COLLECTION It’s beauty on a budget as Poundland launches a new and exclusive range of make-up Make Up Gallery, an exclusive new and stylish make-up range priced at just £1 each, is coming to a high street near you! The fantastic new range launches exclusively at Poundland, the nation’s favourite […]

Sep 19 2014

Poundland raise over £69k for Cancer Research Wales

It may sell everything for just £1 but Poundland has raised an incredible £69,539.83 for Cancer Research Wales from the sale of single use carrier bags. The discount retailer has collected the funds over the last year by donating money raised from the 5p carrier bag charge in its stores across Wales. This is the […]

Jun 12 2014

Poundland scoops the Grocer Gold ‘Variety Discounter of the Year’ award for a second year running

Poundland, Europe’s biggest single price discount retailer, has been awarded ‘Variety Discounter of the Year’ for the second consecutive year at the esteemed Grocer Gold Awards. The ‘Variety Discounter of the Year’ award recognises discounters for which grocery is not the core part of their offer, but is nonetheless a growing and important element of […]

Mar 28 2014

Poundland exceed £1million fundraising target for Macmillan Cancer Support

Europe’s biggest single price value retailer Poundland has exceeded its £1million fundraising target for charity partner Macmillan Cancer Support, raising just over £1,035,000 since choosing to support the leading cancer care charity in 2009. The vital funds will help Macmillan ensure that no one faces cancer alone. Customers and colleagues of the business, which recently […]

Feb 18 2014
Poundland Great Bridge Store

Intention to Float

Announcement of intention to float on the London Stock Exchange and appointment of new directors. Poundland Group plc, the leading UK single price value retailer, today announces its intention to proceed with an initial public offering (the “Offer” or “IPO”). The Company intends to apply for admission of the Shares to the premium listing segment […]

Feb 7 2014

Poundland to expand into Spain

Poundland, Europe’s largest single-price value general merchandise retailer by both sales and by number of stores, today announces plans to extend its operations into Spain in the next financial year.  The initial plan is to open up to 10 shops under the Dealz brand over a two year period and to use the experience and […]