JD Sports will open a new 27,500 square foot store in the Bullring Center
// JD Sports will open a new 27,500 square foot store in Bullring and Grand Central
// It is expected to open in the summer of 2023, creating more than 40 new jobs
JD Sports is set to double its presence in Bullring & Grand Central as it seeks to drive customer engagement through events, pop-ups and collaborations.
Hammerson said the expansion is a clear signal of the strength of the destination as well as a firm commitment to Birmingham as a thriving city.
JD Sports, which has been in Bullring since 2003, will open a new 27,500 square foot store on the lower level. The new store will feature even more ranges from brands such as Nike, Adidas, Under Armor and Converse, spanning footwear, fashion and accessories.
It is expected to open in the summer of 2023, creating over 40 new jobs at Bullring & Grand Central.
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Hammerson Director of Asset Management, Toby Tait, said: “JD Sports has more than doubled the size of its store is a clear indication of the confidence brands have in Bullring as the premier retail destination. and Leisure Birmingham.
“The work we do to drive customer engagement through events, pop-ups and collaborations gives brands the confidence to continue investing in this key national destination, maintaining and growing our relevance. as customer habits change.”
JD Head of Group Acquisitions, James Air, said: “We have always been very pleased to see how much our customers love JD in Birmingham. I am convinced that our new Bullring store will be one of the best regional flagships in the country. Many thanks to Hammerson and the team at Bullring for working with us on this exciting project.