Tag: merchant stories

Everything you need to know about customer needs

Identifying and satisfying customer needs is the best approach for your brand to boost its profitability. It may feel great when you have an amazing idea for a product. Perhaps...

/ July 2, 2021
Elsom Cellars –a winery built with passion

Jody, Elsom Cellars: a winery built with passion

Jody loved wine but had never really considered it as a career choice. So, before starting Seattle based Elsom Cellars, she built herself a successful career in the construction industry....

/ May 3, 2021
Bao Cyprus:
A Mission to Bring Cosmo-London to Nicosia

Bao Cyprus: A mission to bring cosmo-London to Nicosia

Andreas and Katerina Pyrishi missed London so much they decided to recreate their favourite restaurant in Nicosia, Cyprus. Here is the Merchant Story of Bao Cyprus  A cosmopolitan city like...

/ April 26, 2021
Mak Tok – Bringing Sambal to Sheffield

Bringing Sambal to Sheffield: Mak Tok’s successes in the UK

A saucy story – William Chew’s journey to starting Mak Tok in Sheffield with the ultimate goal of taking care of his family financially, took him through The Dragons’ Den...

/ April 19, 2021
Moving Beans Coffee: Three Individuals’ Quest To Make Your Morning Coffee Even More Eco-Friendly

Moving Beans Coffee: Three Individuals’ Quest To Make Your Morning Coffee Even More Eco-Friendly

Single-use coffee pods and capsule coffee machines have revolutionized the way we consume coffee. But with them, an exorbitant amount of waste is generated every year. At Moving Beans Coffee,...

/ April 16, 2021
Uphill Designs-crafting products with a human connection

Dan and Mal, Uphill Designs: crafting products with a human connection

Dan Sedlacek had a passion for making things. This, combined with his love for hiking and a desire to honor his grandmother’s memory, pushed him to leave his stable career...

/ March 29, 2021
Robyn Bradley, Handmade: working through anxiety as a business owner

Robyn Bradley, Handmade: working through anxiety as a business owner

Growing up with an engineer as a father, Robyn Bradley was encouraged to have an analytical mind. Robyn’s shop, Handmade in La Conner, Washington, is the result of a lifelong...

/ March 15, 2021
The Caffeine Experience: The Café Serving Up Second Chances To Ex-Cons

The Caffeine Experience: The Café Serving Up Second Chances To Ex-Cons

Singaporean social enterprise The Caffeine Experience is a home for ex-offenders, a place where ex-inmates are accepted despite their pasts. Its co-founder, Matthew Poh, who is an ex-convict, is helping...

/ March 8, 2021
Kellie Phelan, The Works: building community at Seattle’s DIY School

Kellie Phelan, The Works: building community at Seattle’s DIY School

When a stressful career-related health crash sent Kellie Phelan on the search for more meaningful day-to-day, she discovered that her passion for making things by hand fulfilled her local community’s...

/ March 3, 2021
Dou Ji Artisanal Beverages – A thirst for success

Dou Ji Artisanal Beverages – A thirst for success

Pamela and William set out to quench the thirst of Shanghai, one bottle at a time, by starting Dou Ji Artisanal Beverages. Here is their Merchant story. Like many other...

/ February 1, 2021