Retailers join forces to celebrate

Two of Shrewsbury’s flagship retailers have joined forces for a special milestone. Bang & Olufsen and Write Here, both well-known businesses in the town’s High Street, are celebrating the 90th anniversaries of their products and to mark the occasion they are offering customers gifts from their neighbouring…

Major Expansion of Warwickshire Farm Shop

A thriving family-run farm shop is sowing the seeds for future growth with a major expansion of its business at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire. Farmers Fayre, which specialises in local produce through its farm and coffee shop and event catering, has outgrown its existing premises on the estate and work has now…

Retail Birmingham launches 2015 Awards

Retail Birmingham, the Business Improvement District (BID) that represents over 1,000 city centre businesses, is calling on retailers to nominate their rising stars, talented teams and customer service gurus for the prestigious Retail Awards 2015. The awards recognise retailers and individuals working in Birmingham…

Furniture manufacturer invests in new machinery

A Staffordshire manufacturer of bespoke kitchen, bedroom and bathroom furniture has purchased additional machinery to help it fulfil its growth plans, with the support of a £337,000 funding package from Lloyds Bank. Getley UK Limited, which supplies independent high street retailers with cabinet units, identified the…