Haribo to open second UK outlet store - and it will be in Yorkshire

German sweet brand Haribo is to open is first British outlet store outside London in York.

Thursday, 15th November 2018, 2:53 pm
Updated Thursday, 15th November 2018, 2:59 pm

The shop at McArthur Glen Designer Outlet, just off the A64, will open its doors next Thursday. There is already a Haribo factory shop near the company's manufacturing site in Pontefract.

The brand's London outlet opened in Wembley Park in 2017.

The shop will have a sharing zone, pick n' mix counter and branded merchandise as well as a large range of confectionery.

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Haribo products have been available in the UK since 1972, when the firm bought a majority stake in Pontefract sweetmakers Dunhills. Their plants in Pontefract and Castleford employ 700 staff.