Retail

‘We’re keeping it local’ says Tom as his pizza oven biz Gozney moves HQ to Bobby’s Bournemouth

Gozney are cooking up big things after their move to much larger offices on the third floor of Bobby’s Bournemouth this November. Founded in 2010 by Dorset man Tom... READ MORE »

Dorwest Herbs Foundation donates £9k to charities in 2023

Dorwest Herbs, the West Dorset-based herbal pet care brand, has donated £9,000 to support charities in 2023 through the Dorwest Herbs Foundation. The Foundation was... READ MORE »

‘We’re all about listening to customers’ says CEO as Muc-Off’s product range expands to saddle packs

Poole bike care brand Muc-Off is branching out with the introduction of their new saddle pack. The team have aimed for a ‘blend of innovation and style’ with the bag... READ MORE »

Football legend cuts the ribbon on Travis Perkins’ new Bournemouth site

Legendary football manager Harry Redknapp has officially opened the new Travis Perkins Bournemouth branch. The former Bournemouth, Portsmouth, West Ham and Tottenham... READ MORE »

Biz Bites: Saffery staff donate gifts; Lighthouse Christmas appeal; Dolphin's Christmas programme

Saffery staff in Bournemouth swap secret Santa for making a difference in their community Staff in Saffery's Bournemouth office have chosen to make a difference in their... READ MORE »

CBD oil helped army veteran Farard cope with his injury - now it’s at the centre of his £5m business

From boyband starlet to Green Beret Commando, 45-year-old Farard Darver’s journey into business has been an unlikely one. Farard was serving in Afghanistan when his... READ MORE »

Bonnie steps up her mission to help women wear better bras with permanent store

Oabona Matlhape, better known as Bonnie, is on a mission to help women wear better bras. Bonnie, who runs Poise Lingerie in Poole, recently moved into a permanent space... READ MORE »

Gustavo and Kelly bring the tastes of South America to Dorset

Gustavo Petenati and Kelly Beltrame are bringing the tastes of South America to Dorset. The couple, who have been married for 24 years, are the founders of Brazilian... READ MORE »

Bournemouth Pier to be transformed into Christmas winter wonderland

Bournemouth's Victorian pier will be turned into a festive spectacle this year with a host of Christmas attractions planned. The Bournemouth Pier Christmas Experience... READ MORE »

Flower business comes up roses after scooping gold sustainability award

A family business described as the world’s first-ever British-only flower subscription service has come up roses after winning gold at this year’s Big Sustainability... READ MORE »