Starbucks® creates 15 new jobs as new Drive Thru opens in Tyldesley


A new Starbucks® Drive Thru store is open at Parr Bridge Retail Park in Tyldesley, on Friday 9 July, creating 15 new jobs.

To celebrate the opening, the Mayor of Wigan, Councillor Yvonne Klieve, hosted a ribbon cutting at 11:00am on Friday 9 July. The celebrations continued throughout the day, with complimentary Starbucks® gift bags given to the first 200 customers to visit the store and regular coffee tasting sessions to be scheduled over the coming weeks. The store will also be distributing leaflets, including a voucher, in the local area during the opening week from Monday 5 July.

Customers are invited to enjoy their favourite Starbucks® beverage or try Starbucks summer menu, including the new Pink Coconut Starbucks Refresha® Drink and Strawberry Açaí Starbucks Refresha® Drink.

Shakeel Jivraj, Head of Operations at Queensway Coffee Houses, said:

“We are excited to open our new store in Tyldesley and becoming a part of the local community. The team are closely following the latest guidance from both the government and health authorities to keep everyone safe.”

The store has a contemporary design, offering customers the opportunity to enjoy a delicious cup of coffee and relax with the comfortable seating and free wi-fi. Those looking to recharge while on the go can use the convenient Drive Thru lane. Delivery via Just Eat and Uber Eats will be fully available to all customers. To celebrate Starbucks partnership with Uber Eats, the store will be distributing leaflets containing a special offer in the local area during the week commencing Monday 26 July.

Starbucks® coffee is 99% ethically sourced and accredited by Conservation International under the C.A.F.E. Practices programme. Starbucks® offers a 25p discount to all customers who bring a reusable cup when purchasing a drink.

The new store is conveniently located at Starbucks®, Unit 1, Parr Bridge Retail Park, Mosley Common Road, Tyldesley, M29 8RZ and open from 7:00am until 7:30pm, Monday to Saturday, and 8:00am to 7:00pm, Sunday.