Wallis in Bedford
Map of Wallis in Bedford
2 Wallis locations found near Bedford, Bedfordshire
13-21 Midland Rd, Bedfordshire, Bedford MK40 1PL
48-54 High St, Bedford MK40 1SP
The first store was opened by the founder, Raphael Nat Wallis, in Chapel Market, Islington in 1923. Known from the start for its coats (sold originally for 19 shillings) and dresses, it had the slogan: ‘Comparison invited. Competition defied”. By the 1940s, the chain had 25 shops and a turnover of 300,000 a year.