A LARGE scale office complete with a cafe, creche and gym has arrived in Risley.

Hoover Candy, a domestic appliance manufacturer, is situated at Bridgewater Place in Birchwood Park boasting a 2,500 sq ft showroom.

The first-floor office provides modern accommodation, a cafe, breakout areas and space for informal meetings, as well as access to the site’s creche, gym and auditorium.

The showroom features Hoover’s Kitchen of the Future installation, with smart appliances and a virtual reality experience.

The office officially launched on April 4, 2019 with special guests Yannick Fierling and Semmy Levit, CEO and CCO of Haier Europe – Hoover Candy Group’s parent company.

David Meyerowitz, CEO of Hoover Candy Group UK, said: "Birchwood Park better reflects the brand and business vision and provides us with a great platform to continue our growth ambitions.

"Hoover is a company that’s not stopped innovating since its inception more than a century ago.

"Our 20:20 vision mission is to be the supplier of choice for our trade customers.

"This new facility supports our ambitions to deliver operational excellence.

"The new office is easily accessible by road, rail and air for staff, customers, suppliers and international employees and is a real step-change in the quality of accommodation and environment people are used to.”

Martin O’Rourke, commercial director at Birchwood Park, added: "We are delighted to welcome a company of Hoover’s stature to Birchwood Park.

"Hoover Candy’s growth ambitions make them the perfect fit for our thriving business community, and we have no doubt that staff and customers alike will enjoy tapping into the vast range of amenities and we have on offer across the park."