A Sainsbury's supermarket has
created new jobs and developed the retail offering at
As well as extensive commercial and residential developments, Renfrew Riverside and Scotstoun are also benefiting from new retail projects.
Braehead shopping centre opened in 1999 with over 1m sq
ft of retail space. The impressive array of shopping
attractions have now been added to with the opening of Xscape, which
includes leisure facilities supported by restaurants and
The traditional retail centre of
Renfrew has also been improved.
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.