Lyle & Scott is an iconic clothing brand that began its journey specialising in Golfing knitwear, in 1874. Jumping forward nearly 150 years, the five UK branches are still thriving. Meanwhile, the influence technology has had on shopping behaviour has continued to evolve.
Whites Calver is a SPAR convenience store and farm shop that has been running for over a hundred years
As a third generation shopkeeper, Nishi Patel has experienced first hand the ever-changing local retail scene. The 2021 Convenience Conference Rising Star of the Year finalist, Nishi and his family have owned bricks and mortar shops for over 40 years.
Situated in Melton, Icon Music is the go-to place for all things music: selling everything from instruments and gifts to merchandise and printed music. Icon's owner, Tom, is always on hand to provide a friendly service for his customers, offering both product advice and a rehearsal room where tuition is available. There is also an instrument repair service available on site.
Independent designer specialists, Michael Stewart Menswear opened their doors in 1967, providing the people of Selby with quality designer clothing, coupled with exceptional service. Owner Richard Blackburn and manager Sam Dennis pride themselves on stocking high end designer brands, including Paul & Shark, Barbour, Hugo BOSS, Tommy Hilfiger, just to name a few.
How two Convenience shops reached over half a million local shoppers searching in Google in just 6 months!
Parkview Retail’s Co-op Welcome convenience stores in Southampton have been serving the local community and its visitors for 20 years. 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.