Joyces 365

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Joyces 365
Private
IndustryRetail
Founded1951
FounderPatrick Joyce (senior), Pat Joyce
HeadquartersHeadford, Galway, Ireland
Number of locations
7 (2019)
ProductsGroceries, consumer goods
Number of employees
230
Websitehttp://www.joycesupermarket.com/

Joyces 365 is a family-run supermarket chain based in Headford, Galway, Ireland. The supermarket chain has five stores located in five Galway towns: Headford, Knocknacarra, Tuam, Inverin and Athenry.[1] Athenry is the flagship store.

Joyces 365 was founded in 1951 and has around 230 employees.[2] Pat Joyce is the owner and manager of the supermarket chain.[1]

During the late 1970's saw 2 new developments with "Joyce & Sons Headford Ltd" as a Hardware and "Kevin Joyce" as a Drapery by brother of Patrick Joyce (senior), Pat Joyce called Kevin Joyce in 1978.

In 1982 a second Supermarket at the site Walsh's Bakery in Headford.

In 1991 2 were made bigger by buying Monaghan's Stationery Shop nearby for Filling Station in 1992.

On the 10 May 1999, Joyces 365 opened a new shop in Knocknacarra and in 2005 open a third store in Athenry. In June 2008, Joyces 365 became the supply chain of Nisa in Ireland.[3]

In November 2010 Joyces 365 announced a new shop will be opening in the Tuam shopping centre.[4]

In July 2014, Joyces took over a SuperValu Store in Inverin, "Siopa an Phobail", that had been in receivership for more than two years.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ireland: Nisa-Today's Recruits Leading Retailer". Namnews. 2008-06-02. Archived from the original on 2009-05-19. Retrieved 2009-05-15.
  2. ^ Hancock, Ciarán (2008-06-04). "UK food group in deal with Joyces of Galway". The Irish Times. Archived from the original on 2009-05-19. Retrieved 2009-05-15.
  3. ^ Gilbert, Helen (2008-06-07). "Nisa Today's signs up Republic's Joyces 365". The Grocer. Archived from the original on 2012-07-20. Retrieved 2009-05-15.
  4. ^ "50 New Jobs with Opening of Tuam Supermarket". Connacht Tribune. 2010-11-03. Archived from the original on 2010-11-12. Retrieved 2010-11-12.
  5. ^ "40 jobs saved at Inverin supermarket 40 jobs saved at Inverin supermarket". Connacht Tribune. 2014-07-16. Archived from the original on 2010-11-12. Retrieved 2014-07-16.

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