A MAJOR retailer has officially opened its new store in Barrhead.

Card Factory opened its new shop in the town’s retail park on Thursday, July 13.

The retailer, which specialises in cards and gifts for celebrations, said they are “thrilled” to open in Barrhead.

It is just one of the many companies opening at the new £16m retail park in the town, at the site of the former Nestle Purina factory.

We previously reported that B&M, Starbucks, and Bayne’s the Bakers have already opened their new stores.

A spokesperson for Card Factory said: “Calling all celebration enthusiasts in Barrhead, Glasgow!

“Our brand new Card Factory store in Barrhead Retail Park is now open, and we're thrilled to help you celebrate all life's moments.⁠

⁠“Drop in and say hi – we're looking forward to meeting you!”