Business expansion
United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s)
Retail Trade, Except Of Motor Vehicles And Motorcycles
Retail Sale Of Other Goods In Specialised Stores
47.75 - Retail sale of cosmetic and toilet articles in specialised stores

250 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
15 August 2019
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 December 2019


Health and beauty retailer Superdrug announced the opening of 14 stores across the UK by the end of 2019, which will result in the creation of 150 new jobs. The business expansion follows the recent summer one, which allowed the company to hire 120 new employees for the 13 newly opened stores. The company plans to add a further 100 jobs for nail technicians and beauty therapists, as it expands its Beauty Studio offering. There is no information available yet as to where the new stores will open.



Eurofound (2019), Superdrug, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 98438, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/98438.