Retail Business Support

Starting and growing a retail business comes with its own set of unique challenges and opportunities. At Castle Point Business Accelerator, we recognise the distinct needs of the retail sector, whether you’re launching a new retail business or aiming to grow your established business.

The retail sector offers a vibrant canvas for entrepreneurs to showcase products, connect with customers, and shape memorable shopping experiences. Whether you’re an aspiring retailer with a fresh concept or an established business seeking to adapt and thrive, Castle Point Business Accelerator is here to help you navigate the retail landscape.

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Meet the Trainer

Rachel Gilbert

A 25 year career in high street retailing, predominately in women’s fashion brings a wide range of experiences across every component part of selling products and services. Retailing is a beautiful balance of science and art!

Good retailers understand profit, sales, and margin but also that retailing is a buzz! Giving customers great products from their brand is the best feeling and there will always be a market for customers to buy from great stores. Rachel brings expertise across different trading models, knowing what’s right for business owners and their customers.

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