Neil & Barker open brand franchise in Trafford Centre.
Ti Sento has opened its first standalone UK store at the Trafford Centre in Manchester.
The 84sqm store is being operated as a franchise by jewellery retailers Michael and and Allison Aldridge who own Neil & Barker in Widnes, Cheshire.
Michael Aldridge said: "We are delighted to open the doors to Ti Sento’s first standalone store in the UK. It has been a lot of hard work to get to the point of opening our doors but the end result looks amazing and it is in a fantastic shopping location, that attract over 30 million customers every year.”
The Aldridges are have worked closely on the launch of the store with Ti Sento. with the format following that of Ti Sento’s other standalone stores outside of the UK.
Ti Sento UK country manager Judith Lockwood said: “This is an exciting new venture for Ti Sento,” said Ti Sento’s Country Manager UK, Judith Lockwood. “Manchester is a key market for Ti Sento and the Trafford Centre is a fantastic venue for our first UK own brand shop that is able to showcase the whole Ti Sento collection for the first time in the UK.”