High Street shop tastes sweet success!
family-run confectionery store in Burnham-On-Sea has tasted sweet
success by being named among the UK's top 100 small businesses.
Sweet Shoppe in the High Street has been included in the list
set up by Shadow Secretary of State for Business Innovation and
Skills Chuka Umunna to promote 'Small Business Saturday', a day
of awareness to be held on December 7th.
shop - which opened in March - is run by Burnham residents Les
and Sue Barber.
prides itself on following old-fashioned traditions and will be
holding a traditional Father Christmas grotto this year to raise
money for good causes on Small Business Saturday.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's a great honour to receive
this accolade. We are building up a good strong reputation for
providing great quality local products."
Umunna said: "Establishing a Small Business Saturday in the
UK, a concept which has enjoyed considerable success in the US,
would provide a small but simple and effective way to celebrate
local small businesses and encourage more people to buy from them
on one of the busiest shopping days of the year."