Planters Garden Centre in Tamworth is a family-owned and run business who have been trading for over 30 years. They started off selling Christmas trees out of the back of a cart and after opening a small traditional garden centre they have continued to grow bigger and bigger each year, now offering over 15 thousand product lines. Along with their abundance of garden products and plants, clothes and homeware products they now house a 300+ seat restaurant, a play area, mini-golf, and a pet parlour!
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How Parkview Retail’s two Co-op Welcome stores reached 138,847 local shoppers in just 4 weeks of lockdown
Parkview Retail are the proud owner of three Co-op Welcome convenience stores situated in Southampton’s city centre. Their stores have been serving the local community and its visitors for 20 years, selling a wide selection of low cost, quality everyday products. Having won multiple convenience retail awards such as ‘Best use of technology’, they’re always keen to be at the forefront of new tech and find ways they can best serve their customers.
Henmores is an award-winning country and lifestyle fashion retailer located in the Derbyshire Dales. Named after a local brook, the beautiful surrounding landscape inspires their collection of quality brands. The team pride themselves on their personal, high-level customer service and they’re always on hand to help with life’s fashion wants and needs.
How Better Food’s three ethical supermarkets used NearSt to showcase their in-demand products to local shoppers
Better Food has three shops across Bristol that specialise in local, ethical and organic food and products. Originating over 25 years ago, packing veg boxes in a local kitchen, they now have an extensive range of sustainable, healthy and local, food and products and the local community remains at the forefront of what they do.
2020 was a turbulent year for retail. With many shoppers remaining indoors, brick-and-mortar retailers had to rapidly adapt to find new ways of trading online. The team at NearSt had been working alongside retailers throughout the year to quickly release new features which help shops continue to trade as easily as possible.
Established over 120 years ago, Massingham is a family-run chemist based in Bethnal Green. They stock a wide range of products and brands, from luxury cosmetics and fine fragrances to health products, toiletries and everything in-between.
How a homeware shop used NearSt to automatically connect their products to customers searching online
Potters of Hockley was established by Inifer Potter back in 1909 and remains an independent, family run business. Originally a hardware store, the shop has evolved to specialise in quality kitchenware and have won many awards including Housewares Innovation and Excellence in Houseware.
How a local hardware shop used NearSt to drive online shoppers into their store without any website maintenance
Established over 50 years ago, Douglas Yeadon pride themselves on being a trusted, dependable, family-owned business whose friendly staff are always there to give a helping hand. Stocking everything from decorating, DIY, to pet care, they really do live by their motto “You name it, we stock it”.