Primark, known as Penney’s in the Republic of Ireland, is an Irish clothing and accessories company, which is a subsidary of AB Foods with it’s headquarters in Dublin. The company’s first store was founded by Arthur Ryan on behalf of the Weston family in 1969 on 47 Mary Street which is still open today.
Primark offers a diverse range of products, including baby & childrens’ clothing, womenswear, menswear, homeware and accessories. Primark own over 315 stores, with 184 of these within the United Kingdom. The largest store is located on Market Street in Manhcester occupying 14,400m² of retail space across 3 floors.
Hall & Kay work with Primark throughout the UK, providing a comprehensive range of sprinkler installations to new stores, and modifications to existing buildings. Our most recent work being the new Primark store as part of the major redevelopment of Bracknell Town Centre, aka. The Lexicon. The works included sprinkler protection to all areas of the store including the shop floor, back of house areas and changing rooms.