(PRWEB UK) 19 July 2012
Maplin, the Electronics specialists are opening their 200th Store in Chesterfield on Saturday 21st July 2012. The project has been in the works for just over a year and will bring a total of 11 new jobs to the area.
As a business, Maplin are delighted to be finally present in Chesterfield. Ravenside Retail Park is a great location, complemented by the fact that it’s so close to the town centre. We also hope to attract bordering Peak District's tourism trade.
As Chesterfield is Maplin’s 200th store, there will be a Grand Opening event on Saturday 21st July at the store. Peak FM radio will be broadcasting from the premises between 10am and 12pm, and running a competition giving participants the opportunity to win their share £500 of vouchers.
The store is also giving away a free gift to the first 200 customers who make a purchase.
Chester the field mouse will also be there between 10am and 3pm.
Look out for the Maplin open top fun bus which will be travelling around chesterfield between 10am and 4pm.
Maplin have been established since 1972, and are this year, also celebrating their 40th anniversary. Maplin was launched by two technology enthusiasts in 1972, who were frustrated by the lack of good quality electronics components, and quickly became the experts’ choice with a reputation for the best product range and expertise.
The new Maplin Chesterfield store opens this Saturday 21st July at 9am at the Ravenside Retail Park, Chesterfield, S40 1TB.