Monthly Archives - June 2012

New gift area gives Stewarts a boost

Martin Stewart’s decision to give his gift area a design makeover at GardenLands, Christchurch has certainly paid dividends with a significant increase in footfall and sales in that department. Until the refurbishment, Martin, Managing Director of the pioneering Stewarts’ business, described the gift area as simply part of the shopping runway on the way to the coffee shop. But extensive collaboration on design with leading shopfit company, Stagecraft, has resulted in what he describes as a “strong classy shopping destination” benefiting [...]


Stagecraft invests £100,000 in new plant and machinery

We have recently completed a further £100,000 investment at our Mid-Wales factory. Earlier this year we completed ‘phase one’ of the project and have now purchased an overhead profile router for our joinery workshop. Managing Director Tom Davis said: “This new machine cuts out shapes more quickly and accurately and will enable us to be much more competitive and thus provide improvements in quality and value for our customers.” This follows on from a major overhaul of the factory earlier in [...]