Loom Loft to open largest furniture store to date

Loom Loft Furniture & Interiors has announced the launch of its fourth furniture store and bistro, set to be the largest one yet, which officially opens in Spring 2024.

This new establishment will be located at a new 23,000sqft premises at Preston Docklands and will create 40 full and part time jobs.

Loom Loft are an emerging name in the home decor and furniture industry with a reputation for setting out aesthetically styled stores within an industrial setting.

As a privately funded Lancashire family-owned business, Loom Loft established its presence with the opening of its flagship Clitheroe store and The Loft Bistro in August 2019. Building on this success, a second ‘Select’ store was introduced at The Mill Batley, West Yorkshire, in 2021 and a third at Astley Bridge, Bolton in August 2023.

The new location set at Trident Park, Preston Docklands, will neighbour a new Aldi store and Loom Loft are about to embark on an extensive internal fit out following the site and building development handed over by Marshall CDP.

Founders, Managing Director and Head Buyer, Boyd and Rachel Hargreaves commented. “We have been reviewing a number of sites in the last 18 months but the Loom Loft team were all unified to develop the opportunity at Preston when it came about. It’s a perfect fit for our business development in another great Lancashire location. We are excited to showcase our unique style and look forward to recruiting and shaping a dynamic team.”

Simon Marshall CEO – CDP, added: “Having visited the Loom Loft site in Clitheroe (pictured above) it is clear to see why the brand and their style creates so much interest. I am sure it will create an impact, be a great place to visit, and boost the local economy. We are really happy to secure them as a long-term tenant for Trident Park.”

Operating from Junction 7 business park in Clayton Le Moors, Lancashire, Loom Loft manages its main head office, warehousing, and a 40,000sqft logistics hub. In its fourth year of operation, the company has grown to employ 80 staff across its various sites and is eagerly preparing to hire additional team members for the upcoming Preston store taking its total employees to 120.

The new Preston store will also include its second Loft Bistro with a chic industrial feel that has proven to be a popular and enjoyable concept at its Clitheroe location.

Scheduled for opening in Spring 2024, the new location promises to be a hub of innovation and style, offering an extensive range of trend setting and an eclectic mix of furniture and home accessories.

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