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Primark Boston

Primark opens for business in the US

Primark founder Arthur Ryan, who set up the business as Penneys in Ireland in 1969, is not one for long press interviews. In the 77,300 sq ft Boston store that opened as Primark’s first in the US today, the retailing legend kept it simple – rather like his shopkeeping philosophy: “We’ll do well here. It’s just about giving the customers the right goods at the right price.”