How NearSt helped a local wine and spirits shop reach a new community of shoppers

Winner of the 2019 IWC Northern Ireland Wine Merchant of the Year, KWM Wines & Spirits has a thriving online business and a “strong bricks and mortar presence” in Northern Ireland’s Kilkeel. Brought to life in 1994, owner Andrew Imrie has built up KWM Wines & Spirits with a strong focus on quality, customer satisfaction and impeccable staff knowledge, giving him a very “well-established reputation in the area”. 

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How a Fashion shop in the US showed their in-store products to shoppers searching for them nearby in Google

THREAD is an independent fashion shop based in Columbus, United States.  The owner Miranda Boyle opened the shop in 2012, having always had love for fashion. Now, not only is THREAD the place to go to browse big and up-and-coming designers, their large glass doors, outside patio and relaxed environment make it the perfect place to unwind and socialise - coffee and wine available on them! 

How a rural pharmacy got their product catalogue online instantly with NearSt

Located in Suffolk’s rural countryside, Clare Pharmacy is a family-run independent business with community at its heart. As part of the Alphega Pharmacy group, owner Nicholas Smith prides himself on constantly upholding a local, friendly service. After taking over his family’s business in 2007, Nick has built up a pharmacy dedicated not only to working with the NHS and other healthcare providers but also widening the store’s extensive range of health and beauty items. 

New: Show your products on Facebook

Social media is playing a key role in product discovery for online shoppers. In fact, 63% of Facebook users say they use the platform for shopping and related activities. Displaying your in-store products on your Facebook page can help provide this rising audience of shoppers with a seamless path to purchase and drive them to your shop.

With our new Facebook Shops integration, NearSt has made it easy to showcase your entire product catalogue on your Facebook page. The integration allows shoppers to search your live inventory on Facebook without any additional effort from you!