3 opened its 250th retail store today at Royal Victoria Place in Tunbridge Wells.
The network is on target to reach 270 stores this year by adding 150 new locations to its portfolio. Of the 150 stores opened this year, 101 are new sites and 49 the result of acquisitions.
3 UK sales director Marc Allera said: “Reaching 250 standalone stores is an exciting step in the growth and development of the company. Our retail team has managed a lightning rollout across the UK, making 3 a major player on the high street for the first time.
“Our latest design stores add something new to the retail mix and our compelling mobile broadband and 3 Skypephone offers mean 3Stores offer consumers something fresh.”