Two new shops are due to open this weekend in Andover town centre.
A new vape shop, VPZ is set to open its doors in Andover’s Upper High Street this weekend, the shop will be selling a wide range of e-liquids.
VPZ claims to be the UK’s largest vape shop, boasting over 125 stores nationwide.
The Jewellery and Watch Outlet is opening is popping up in Andover’s Chantry Centre in the unit that was previously home to Andover Pandora Jewellery. The new jewellery shop will be selling brands such as Swarovski, Thomas Sabo, Links of London and Clogau.
Leader of Test Valley Borough Council, Councillor Phil North, said: “We are thrilled to be welcoming The Jewellery and Watch Outlet to the Chantry Centre. Test Valley Borough Council has been working hard to reduce the number of empty units in the centre, and this pop-up is a great addition. I wish them every success.”
Over the last few months, eight other shops have opened in Andover Town Centre showing a healthy interest in Andover’s spending power.
Andover BID Manager, Steve Godwin told Andover & Villages, “Andover BID is doing everything we can to support the town.
“With the impending introduction of Free Wi-Fi across Andover, a radio system to help reduce crime, a business waste saving scheme and the recently developed ‘Indies’ group to support independent businesses, I am optimistic for the future of Andover Town Centre.”