Popular shoe brand Skechers is set to open a store in The Rock this spring.

The store will take over the former Dorothy Perkins and Burtons unit, which closed during the pandemic.

It will have 700 lines, including shoes, and will create 15 new ones workplaces in Buri.

The retailer is the latest in a number of new firms to set up shop at The Rock over the past year.

The downtown mall recently welcomed Paperchase, Blue Inc, Infinities, Bob & Berts and Legacy Pets to the mall.

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Center Director of The Rock, Arnold Wilcox-Wood, said: “We are delighted to welcome Skechers to The Rock.

“This is a popular brand and will be a great addition to both The Rock and Bury town center as a whole.

“We wish the team the best of luck and are confident that this new store will be a huge success with our customers.”

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Skechers offers a wide selection of shoes and clothing for men, women and children.

The brand offers casual, sports and fashion trends, as well as sandals and boots.

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