OPC celebrates with winner of NFRN Independent Newspaper Retailer of the Year
24 Jan 2014
The Original Poster Company (OPC) celebrates the win of one of its customers, Sean’s News of Upton-upon-Severn.
On 15 October, 2013, the 10th Annual NFRN Awards took place in London at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel. The award ceremony was to honour those who had made an exceptional contribution to the success of the independent retailing world.
Sean’s News, run by Kate Clarke, was opened in 2009 as a tribute to Sean Jackson, a popular town businessmen and rugby player who died in a car crash the previous year.Riverbank Hotel. The award ceremony was to honour those who had made an exceptional contribution to the success of the independent retailing world.laza
It is no surprise that Sean’s News won the NFRN Independent Newspaper Retailer of the Year award as this is no ordinary newsagent. The store has facilities for making hot drinks, sells ice-creams and gives the people of Upton-upon-Severn a place to meet up, sit down and have a chat.
OPC is the world’s leading greeting card distribution franchise, operating in an industry worth over £1.4 billion just in the UK. Their franchisees install planned greeting card ranges in independent retail outlets such as card shops, newsagents or post offices or in national accounts such as convenience store groups. OPC franchisees work closely with their customers providing locals access to a range of high quality greeting cards.
Established in 1991, OPC’s franchise network has had complete UK coverage for over 20 years and is a full member of the British Franchise Association. Some franchisees are now selling their existing territories as they retire or move on to new business opportunities, creating huge potential for new owners to step in! So if you would like to find out more about an OPC resale territory, please call 01932 267300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.