Personal touches make high street shops better than the rest (From Harwich and Manningtree Standard)
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Personal touches make high street shops better than the rest
4:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014 in News
COMPARED to all the UK regions the East of England is bucking the trend when it comes to high streets.
In Manningtree businesses are continuing buck the trend despite a difficult time over Easter.
Jenine Collier, Manningtree Business Chamber boss and owner of Creatively Crafty, said everything was doing well at the moment.
She said: “We have a couple of businesses coming and going – but everything is ticking along nicely."
She added: “With my shop Creatively Crafty we have worked very hard on our pricing, customer service and things like how items are gift wrapped.
“It is just putting a little bit more effort in than normal.”