The Zip Yard has opened its 18th store at Unit l1 RBK House, Irishtown, Athlone. The store specialises in repairs, remodelling, and restyling of garments. It already employs four staff locally, bringing The Zip Yard’s total staff to over 120. Tailoring to public needs, The Zip Yard offers a wide range of specialist services such as clothing repairs, garment restyling, resizing of internet purchases, curtain making, suit tailoring, and leather repairs.
The store provides a one-hour express service for minor and emergency works.
The Zip Yard has a private bridal suite to allow time and privacy for brides-to-be. This is an appointment service, and applies to the entire bridal party if required. Bookings can also be made for debs and graduations.
School uniforms are catered for, and whether it is a new or older uniform The Zip Yard will ensure the work will be ready for the start of the new school year. Having the work done professionally will ensure you get better value for money from the wear and tear of school activities.
The store provides spacious air-conditioned fitting rooms for customers, with a dedicated seamstress who looks after your garments from start to finish.
A strong focus on customer service is the secret behind the ever-growing Zip Yard group. The store operates a loyalty points system for customers.
Store manager and Athlone native Leila Lynch says, “People are now more inclined to look at items they have in their wardrobe and the possibility of updating them before they consider spending unnecessarily. That’s where we come into the equation.”
The Zip Yard has a quick turnaround time, and customers receive a text notifying them when their garment is ready for collection. Customers will also receive a text notification of any upcoming promotional offers.
Already the store has satisfied repeat customers who recognise the value for money, quality of work, and excellent level of service.
Contact The Zip Yard at (090 ) 6423100.