Category: Business

KFC & Starbucks now Open!

Starbucks at Kingsgate Retail Park is now open! The coffee giant opened today at the former Pizza Hut Location, next to the Sainsbury’s Petrol Station. Employing 24 people, it joins a brand new KFC next to it (pictured), which opened on Monday, and Greggs which opened last month.

Works Starts at Former Apollo Bar

Contractors arrived this week at the former Apollo Bar in High Blantyre. Demolition and Fit out contractors arrived on Saturday 30th November at the old derelict premises on Main Street, next to the Masonic Lodge. That side of the building has been empty for many years and had recently been bought with planning permission sought […]

Tan Unique is open

Tan Unique has opened this week on Glasgow Road! The tanning salon has moved from Stonefield Road and doors opened last Tuesday after a few weeks renovation. The inside of the premises look stunning. Modern, contemporary finishes with nice lighting. There are several sunbed rooms, including tanning booths both standing vertical and lying horizontal. There’s […]

Greggs, KFC & Starbucks

Well known bakers, “Greggs” has now opened brand new premises at the top of East Kilbride Expressway at Kingsgate retail park! Situated where the former Pizza Hut was (now demolished), the new shop has all the usual tasty food you would expect from the popular baker. From sandwiches to pasties, you’re guaranteed to pick up […]

Story open Blantyre Office

Civil engineering company Story Contracting has opened a new Scottish head office in Blantyre. This follows a period of significant growth in their operations and workforce. A family owned business, they employ 230 people all over Scotland. John MacArthur, managing director of Story Scotland, said: “I’m delighted with how my Story Scotland team has grown from its […]

Cosmic Cherubs Nursery

Cosmic Cherubs Nursery at 266 Glasgow Road is being given a fantastic makeover! The transformation has already started with extensive renovation of several rooms. The nursery are looking for suggestions as to what play equipment families would like to see. In line with the makeover, they’ve also launched an excellent new website here:

Introducing Glass Straws

Here’s a neat idea with a Lanarkshire Company leading the way! Recognising that single use plastics are to be ‘outlawed’ soon, Scottish Office Supplies have exclusivity to the country’s first GLASS STRAWS! No more plastic. Better, stronger and longer lasting than paper, no taste contamination from dangerous metal straws, no more waste paper. Beautiful hand […]