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Is Trading in a Retail Environment for Me?

Retail trading isn't suitable for everyone. However, if you believe you embody the following qualities and characteristics, it could be the perfect fit for you.

Here's a list of values and characteristics that a trader should ideally possess to trade within a shopping centre:


Demonstrating professionalism in all interactions with customers, fellow traders, and shopping centre staff.

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Consistently meeting commitments and obligations, including adhering to trading hours and setup times.


Offering high-quality products or services that meet or exceed customer expectations.

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Adhering to all rules, regulations, and standards set by the shopping centre, including health and safety guidelines.

Customer Service

Providing excellent customer service and ensuring a positive shopping experience for customers.

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Being flexible and able to adapt to changing circumstances, such as seasonal trends or customer preferences.


Operating with honesty, transparency, and integrity in all business dealings.

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Maintaining a clean and tidy stall space, both during trading hours and when setting up or closing down.


Willingness to collaborate and work constructively with other traders and Shop Perisa management.

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Brand Identity

Establishing a clear brand identity and ensuring that it aligns with the overall aesthetic and values of the shopping centre.

Financial Responsibility

Managing finances responsibly and ensuring timely payment of rent and other fees.

Successful Meeting


Being open to new ideas and approaches to enhance the customer experience and drive sales.

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