Range homes in on Ballymena
And the first 50 customers through the doors when they open at 9am are to get a ‘star prize’.
The firm says more stores are planned across Northern Ireland.
The new outlet is situated in the Braidwater Retail Park at the former B&Q unit.
The store will feature a family café and job opportunities have been provided for both part-time and full-time positions in a range of areas, from warehouse assistants to store managers.
“We are really excited to begin our Northern Irish expansion in Ballymena,” he said.
“It is a great step in helping the business to progress and grow. We feel that The Range is a unique shopping experience that has something for everyone and are sure that the new store will be a welcome addition to the local area.”
The first branch of The Range opened in 1989 and now has 125 locations across Britain and Ireland.