Greggs heads to MediaCity

Greggs fans across MediaCity are set for a treat this Summer as the leading food, on-the-go retailer announces it is set to open in the heart of the creative and tech destination in the next few months creating 25 new jobs.

The large, 1500 sq ft shop, will stock freshly prepared Greggs favourites, including its popular sausage roll, steak bake and delicious vegan alternatives. Freshly made sandwiches, savouries, sweet treats and Fairtrade hot drinks will also be available for those looking to grab a bite on-the-go.

The brand-new Greggs will open in the former Booths unit next to the new Co-op store, creating 25 new, local jobs with recruitment well underway. Any further jobs created will be posted on www.greggsfamily.co.uk.

Gillian Long, Retail Operations Director for Greggs, said: “We are delighted to be opening a new shop at MediaCity this summer to provide customers with a modern, convenient and new place to experience their Greggs favourites on the go.”

Chris Reay, MediaCity Property Director said: “We know there’s a dedicated Greggs fan base across MediaCity and after listening to feedback we’re thrilled to secure Greggs who will be opening a significant sized store here this Summer. It will provide a good value, convenience food offering which will be in demand from our growing numbers of workers, residents and visitors alike. It will be an incredible success here.”

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