Iceland Foods Ltd is a popular supermarket in Britain with its headquarters in Wales. The outlet sells frozen foods, including vegetables and prepared meals. This outlet equally sells non-frozen grocery items, like dry goods, dairy, meat and produce. As of today, Iceland holds about a 2.2% share of the UK food market. It was founded in 1970 and has up to 800 stores spread across the UK.
Iceland had a net income of £160 million as of 2014. The outlet has more than 23,000 employees as of 2016. The company was established by Malcolm Walker and Peter Hinchcliffe; the two of them were employees of Woolworths at the time. Their employers terminated the employment of the two once the former learned about their decisions to start their own business. The outlet started with loose frozen food but later opened a store for labeled packaged food in 1977 in Manchester. The number of stores has risen to 28 in 1978.
Iceland both 18 more stores from St. Catherine’s’ Freezer Centers located in Bristol in 1983 and took the business public in 1984. The company bought several other outlets after then and now has more than 800 stores located in different parts of the UK. It later added seven stores at Dublin and another at Letterkenny. However, some of these stores were closed down because of financial difficulties.
- Iceland Foods official site URL is: https://www.iceland.co.uk/
- Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iceland_(supermarket)
- Facebook website: https://web.facebook.com/icelandfoods?_rdc=1&_rdr
- Twitter account: https://twitter.com/IcelandFoods
- YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/IcelandFoods?feature=watch
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/icelandfoods/
- APK Android: https://apkpure.com/iceland-supermarket-uk/stores.supermarket.icelandukapp
- iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/listonic-grocery-shopping-list/id331302745?mt=8
Iceland has several offers to its numerous customers. You can learn about these offers at https://www.iceland.co.uk/offers
Iceland is categorized into different departments and these departments are highlighted below:
- Food cupboard
- Swimming world
Iceland has up to 800 stores all over the UK and you can find them easily by using the Store Locator:
- Visit https://www.iceland.co.uk/store-finder to access the store locations, which can help you to locate the particular Iceland store close to you.
- The store locator works automatically and will first detect your current location after which it will show you the nearest Iceland stores to your location.
- You can also use the store locator to find the stores manually. All you have to do is to type your particular location in the search box, which you can find at the top of the homepage.
You can find loads of information that can guide you on how to patronize this outlet on the homepage of the website. You can also check the FAQ page for information about this company. The Contact Us page is one other channel through which you can contact the company and learn more about how it operates. Never also forget to check the various social media accounts provided above for more information about this company.
- East of England has 3 stores
- London has 6 stores
- North West has 2 stores
- Southeast has 5 stores
- Southwest has 5 stores
- Wales has 1 store
- West Midlands has 3 stores
- Yorkshire has 3 stores