Tesco teamed up with Pfaudler-Balfour parent firm Robbins and Myres UK to lodge a planning application with Fife Council for a new store at land to the south of the Pfaudler-Balfour site in Leven’s Riverside Road. The proposals also involved the partial demolition of an industrial building.
Leven Business Association tabled a series of concerns with Fife Council, following a survey of members’ view. Town centre shopkeepers feared the pledge of more jobs being created may prove hollow. Please see an article in Fife Today, 24th August 2011.