Currys PC World
About Currys PC World
Currys PC world are owned by Dixons Retail Plc, we are the largest specialist electrical retailing and services operators in the UK & Ireland. It was not until 2009 that Dixons announced that Currys and PC world would join forces and the two transformed to be ‘megastores’ which houses both Currys’ products and PC worlds’ products ; now they are collectively know as Currys PC World. We are the number one market leaders in the UK & Ireland, Nordics and Greece.
We currently have 587 stores and 20,851 employees. Our megastores stock over a whopping 10,000 products! This year alone, sales from the Currys PC World megastores have excelled to £3.8 billion, this astonishing number is down to a ‘won’t be beaten on price’ scheme our price promise means that if you do find it cheaper we will refund you the difference plus 10%.
Our employee training scheme offers a tailor-made development programme and support for further education qualifications. Our development programmes use modules, training workshops and a dedicated e-learning intranet service, that will give you the skills you need to succeed at every level through the business.
The way in which a customer shops is fundamentally changing. Our customers tell us that they want advice, to experience products and to ensure they are making the right choices, particularly as these are often major purchases that they will own for several years.
The combined store gives the customer the best of both worlds, the leading home delivery and installation network for electrical products in the UK and operate the largest modern repair facility for laptops and TV’s in Europe.
We need to be able to stand shoulder to shoulder with our customers and they need to know they can come to our stores and get knowledgeable advice to help them buy the right product.