Waitrose opened only its second store in Cornwall yesterday. The 21,000 sq. ft. outlet is located in Truro and joins its other branch in the region with is based in Saltash and opened 16 years ago.
The branch will provide the retailer’s latest offer, including meat, fish and deli counters, a bakery, wine department and the John Lewis ‘click and collect’ service.
It will share its entrance with the Great Cornish Food Store, which Waitrose said will “promote choice, discovery and understanding of what it means to buy local”.
Waitrose Branch manager, Chris Reynard, said: “We are proud to be opening in Truro alongside the Great Cornish Food Store and to be creating a fantastic destination for people who love good food. This is the realisation of a long standing ambition and to see how it’s all come together is extremely exciting.”