Jump to content

Don't want to see ads? Become a subscribed member.

Suppliers shops- the trade counter experience


Guest boarcity

Recommended Posts

Guest boarcity

have you been in any ? whats your shopping experience been , in the heart of the beating drum so to speak

 

iv only ever been in two , the window clean centre Ipswich and

Soap national ,on the outskirts of Ipswich

 

both places have a weird feeling, the silence is all around you .

 

now im not going to diss the blokes running them,nobodys perfect , but i feel theyre a tad bitter, as if they sold their souls when they hung up their squeegees and traded it in for a life behind the counter . i could be wrong ,its just a sense i got .

Link to comment

We've got a good janitorial supplies shop around here and I know exactly what you mean. Always quiet- library quiet. but one thing I did like, is when I showed a bit of interest in a 5 litre decreased bottle, the guy handed me a free spray bottle of the stuff as a trial worth about a fiver, you don't get that in Tesco.

Link to comment

Used to have a good one (turners) in stevenage but closed down

could walk into the warehouse in the back and look at what I wanted to while others would stay at the front counter

Always had a laugh with em and would always give you an account

Don't make em like that no more:gush:

Link to comment

I usually get my everyday supplies so to speak from clow group the ladder makers as they are an ettore outlet, don't think any of them have been window cleaners but have great banter with the guys, order any bigger stuff from window cleaning warehouse by phone.

Sent from my RM-976_1115 using Tapatalk

Link to comment

My local is outreach, run by a lad called chris. Top bloke, funny as but hard to get hold of at times. Man he is one busy bugger.

But to be fair i get most of my gear from gardiners or wcw because it turns up the next day

Link to comment

Don't want to see ads? Become a subscribed member.


Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.

Ad Blocker Detected

Please disable your ad blocker

Our forum relies on ads to pay for the servers and our time maintaining and running the forum.

Sadly running a forum like this is not free, and due to our popularity, we need servers that can handle the amount of traffic and resources our forum uses.

 

If you do not wish to see ads on our site, please consider supporting the forum with a membership subscription.

 

Accept