Go Your Own Way – Buying from Independent Retailers


Buying from an independent retailer can be a rewarding and impactful experience.  

Independent retailers are typically small businesses. When you choose to shop from them, you're supporting local entrepreneurs and contributing to the diversity and vibrancy of the local economy.  
Here at Lock29, all our non-food businesses are independents, here’s why it’s a great choice to shop with them. 
Unique Selection - Independent retailers often offer unique products. They might carry items that are handmade, locally sourced, or curated with a specific focus. 
Personal Service - Independent retailers often provide a great personalised shopping experience. They can offer expert advice, recommendations, and assistance tailored to your needs. 
Community Support - When you shop at independent retailers, you're directly supporting local jobs and livelihoods, win-win! 
Quality and Craftsmanship - Our independent retailers design, make or handpick everything they choose. They have their fingers on the pulse of what’s on trend, what shoppers want and offer a level of quality that means people become repeat customers. 
Building Relationships - Shopping at independent retailers builds a relationship with the store owners.  We know that Flower Funky has built up a really loyal following.  If you follow their social media you’ll also find information on new stock and that’s when you … 
Discover Hidden Gems - You might stumble upon unique products and brands that aren't widely known. This can make your purchases feel more special and meaningful. 
You’ll always find a unique and special gift for yourself or someone else at Lock29. 

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