I found an old Happy Shopper shop in Sheffield.
It was nice to see the old Happy Shopper branding still up on the signs at what was once Pops Mini Market on Sharrow Lane in the Highfield area of Sheffield.
As the Happy Shopper branding was updated in the year 2000 I didn't think it would still be possible to see it 20 years later. I was glad to be wrong.
Last month I found a Happy Shopper in Preston purely by chance while en route to look for an abandoned Toys R Us.
While in Sheffield I actually managed to find a Happy Shopper that was open and had some of the original branding on the signage. Marvellous.
I remember seeing the Happy Shopper shops and branded products a lot when I was a kid.
|The Happy Shopper on Page Hall Road in Sheffield|
The Happy Shopper branding was changed in the year 2000 and I think it lost a lot of its charm and individuality. Many of the former Happy Shopper stores were rebranded as Premier shops.
Happy Shopper does still exist, as both convenience stores and own brand food & drink products. It has been part of the Booker Group since 1996. Booker itself is now owned by Tesco.
Related blog posts:
- The Happy Shopper in Sheffield
A look at the Happy Shopper shop aka Pops Mini Market on Sharrow Lane in the Highfield area of Sheffield, October 2020.
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