Monthly Archives: May 2013

Helping independent retailers with digital engagement with the “Pi street” #IndieRetail #PiStreet by @PhilCampbell

This guest blog has been provided by Phil Campbell, the brains behind a fascinating innovation for independent retailers and consumer facing brands… “PI STREET”, a tool that will help businesses with digital and social customer engagement…

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Countdown to Independent Retailer Month: 6-weeks to go! #IndieMonth #IndieRetail

This coming Monday is the beginning of the 6-week countdown to Independent Retailer Month. This is a great opportunity for individual retailers, small groups or even whole towns to create fun and engaging promotions, activities and events that will attract … Continue reading

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#IndieRetail brand, Chloe James Lifestyle, runs fashion show for charity by @ChloeJamesStore

St Albans based independent  boutique,  Chloe  James  Lifestyle,  held  a  fashion  show  in  aid  of ReachOut  Plus  on  the  evening  of  May  2nd.  The  event  was  held  at  Cote  Brasserie, opposite  the  Chloe  James  Lifestyle  shop  on  the  High  Street  … Continue reading

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Newsletter Basics – top tips from Constant Contact for #IndieRetail by @ctctUK

So you have decided to start an email newsletter for your business… that’s great news. It’s the best way to engage with your customers and build & maintain a relationship with them. Now what? You’re stumped as to where to … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: Half of the second wave of #PortasPilots have not spent a penny #highstreet

Only one local authority has spent the money awarded for the second wave of Portas Pilots, it can be revealed. Following heavy criticism of the wasteful and slow spending of the first 12 towns to be awarded Portas Pilot status, … Continue reading

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Count down to Independent Retailer Month: In 2-months the National campaign to increase trade with Independent Retailers begins!

In just 2 months independent retailers and whole towns UK-wide will be kick-starting a month-long celebration of Independent retail. The aim is to raise awareness for 1000s of fantastic local businesses, to increase footfall to our town and village centres, … Continue reading

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Digital High Street 2013 #digihighst #indieretail

It’s just over a week to go until Digital High Street 2013, the UK’s first event on digital innovation in retail and regeneration, technologies for you and your town. Retailers are coming to Halifax from Aberdeen, Brighton and Cardiff – we’d … Continue reading

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