Clogau has opened the doors to a brand new store after an unprecedented period of retail expansion, bucking the trend on UK high streets.
The Welsh jewellery brand has taken over a 60 square-metre premises at St Catherine’s Walk Shopping Centre in Carmarthen.
This new store joins the opening of new units in Swansea, Bangor and Llandudno over the last 12 months.
“The new store is in a prime location and fits perfectly with our plans,” says managing director, Ben Roberts. “Carmarthen is a vibrant town with a strong retail presence so for us it’s a pleasure to be here and to be employing six permanent staff.
“As a Welsh business and brand our heritage and identity are at the heart of everything we do, so expansion in Wales, supporting local economies and helping bring jobs back to the high street is pivotal as we move forward.”
Roberts says the brand has plans for further shops in the near future, as well as continued online growth.
Now in its 30th anniversary year, the business has enjoyed a successful 2019.
Roberts says their vision is clear; to embrace the history of Welsh gold and royal connection, while bringing their popular jewellery to a wider audience, including international airlines and cruise ships.
“Carmarthen is the latest chapter in our story, and we look forward to being part of the community here and welcoming new customers,” he shares.
“We reflect on the last 30 years while looking ahead, and what lies ahead is very exciting for all of us.
“I would ask people to watch this space and thank them for their continued support – we will never