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Independent department stores prepares to reopen as restrictions ease!

Independent department stores prepares to reopen as restrictions ease!
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Independent department stores prepares to reopen as restrictions ease!

6 April 2021

The teams at Sandersons Department Store at Fox Valley are preparing to re-open their doors on April 12th as the restrictions on non-essential retail lift.


Sanderson will be open to shoppers from 9.30am and covid secure measures will be in place including sanitiser stations and temperature checks. After a three-month long closure, the team are ready to welcome their customers back and help them get ready for summer.


The Sandersons team have been busy with online and click and collect sales since the latest national lockdown started in January as well as introducing new brands for the store’s reopening.


With the summer weather just around the corner the store will reopen with a fabulous range of glamorous Topaz swimwear in womenswear and the menswear department will feature a new range of Levi’s jeans to compliment the women’s range in the store. 


A brand new wine area has also been created and with feature everything a wine drinker needs including a range of glasses and decanters from the beautiful Riedel Glassware, cocktail shakers and stylish glasses from Bloomingville plus unique wine preservers from Coravin. 


The store will also feature exciting new additions for music lovers including a colourful range of Aquila Ukuleles and Retro-style speakers from the UK’s leading brand, Marshall, perfect for playing via Bluetooth deceives or hooking up to your instruments.


A new area for our four-legged friends has also been created in the store with a range of stylish dog beds and accessories plus a brand new loungewear area, complete with a cosy fireplace and electric fire which houses Ugg, Calvin Klein and Stripe and Stare collections


Sandersons skincare area has been transformed ahead of reopening, now featuring an extended range of L’Occitane and Penhaligons bodycare plus two new exiting brands - Agua de Colognia and the Queens own skincare range from Floris London. 


The new brands sit alongside the Sandersons range of high end and heritage brands for women including Holland Cooper, Barbour, Pennyblack, Hobbs and Tommy Hilfiger. The menswear department also features Barbour as well as Jacob Cohen, Gran Sasso, Tommy Hilfiger and Armani Exchange.


On Saturday 17th April the reopening with be celebrated with live music from talented local singer James Higgs who will be performing from 11am. 


Managing Director of Sandersons, Lisa Fox said: “We have been really busy over the last few weeks getting everything ready and perfect for our reopening. We have some great new styles and products in across all our departments and we are really looking forward to opening the doors and welcoming our lovely customers.”


“We have also had a new soundtrack created for our stores by the award winning Ibiza DJ Mina Eivissa, to create a real feel-good summer vibe in store!”


The Sandersons opening hours are: Monday - Saturday 9.30am-6pm and Sunday 10am-4pm


To sneak a preview of the new brands before the store reopens visit 


Sandersons has a sister store at Morpeth in Northumberland and a third store will join the Sandersons family in Stroud on Wednesday April 14th.

For further information, contact:-

Public Relations Department, Dransfield Properties Ltd
Tel: 01226 360644