Becoming Trading Standards approved – In a nutshell, expert advise by Rachael HoldenClick here to view the transcript
Businesses who have joined the Buy With Confidence scheme can claim to be all of these once they’ve undergone the vetting procedure and been accepted onto the scheme.
Does your business has a strong customer focus and offer that something extra that you’d like recognition for?
Do you want to be part of a team of like minded businesses sharing best practice and raising standards?
Joining Buy With Confidence is easy, and among the benefits of being recommended by Trading Standards is that it can help offer added reassurance to your customers and prospective customers that your business is genuine and trustworthy, and that customer service and satisfaction is at the top of your list of priorities.
It’s more than just a logo – entry is not given lightly; you must have been in business for at least six months and be prepared to abide by the schemes terms and conditions.
Membership is paid annually and approved businesses can expect a listing on the nationally promoted and easy to use website.
A wide range of promotional material with branding to show everyone that they’re approved by Trading Standards. Advice, valuable support and mediation is also offered by Trading Standards if needed.
Unfortunately, there are rogues out there, and it helps consumers if good businesses can distinguish themselves and prove they’re a cut above the rest. Buy With Confidence Trading Standards Approved status could help give you that extra edge over the competition and show your customers that you’re committed to doing things right.