• Patrick McBride

It’s business as usual at Smiths City Greymouth

Boundary Street store to remain open after closures nationwide.

Smiths City has just started a new chapter in its 100-year history. Over the weekend, Polar Capital become the new owners of 23 Smith City stores across New Zealand which includes the Greymouth store as well as Smiths City Finance.

Polar Capital's owner Colin Neal, founder of Big Chill said as passionate New Zealanders, they are very much looking forward to working with Smith City’s people and within the local communities to build on the company’s strong, trusted brand and position at the heart of New Zealand retailing.

"We have also committed to ensure that all products purchased by customers before the change of ownership will be delivered. This includes products that you may be making payments on," he said.

The Greymouth store will open for trading as usual and will continue to offer the 'Easy Card' as well as other convenient payment plans, both within the store and online.

"We greatly appreciate your ongoing loyalty and support and look forward to seeing you in our stores soon." Colin Neal said.