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Providing Business support and your City with our formula for High Street Regeneration.

Delivering inhouse support as well as research, evidence and feasibility studies

Learn How We Support Businesses in Whitehaven



As a provider of retail consultancy, we specialise in guiding businesses back to profitability.

Our approach is twofold: diagnostic and strategic. We start by evaluating existing business practices to pinpoint inefficiencies and identify latent opportunities. This diagnostic phase is pivotal, it informs the bespoke strategies we formulate—strategies aimed at optimising operations, enhancing competitiveness, and fostering innovation.

Our consultancy is based on a partnership ethos, collaborating closely with our clients to ensure that the solutions we propose are not only robust and forward-thinking but also pragmatically executable. We equip businesses with the tools and insights necessary to pivot with agility, to embrace change as an ally, and to secure a vanguard position in the ever-evolving tapestry of your industry.

See how we do it below. ↓



If your City or Town ‘High Street’ wants to build a community of businesses that will reinvigorate empty shopping streets, we have a proven formula to assist.

Our consultancy comes from a place of knowledge and evidence.

If programmes like TEGretail are to succeed they have to come from a place of knowledge, long term sustainability and community potential.

As with any entrepreneurial endeavour, it must be based on reality and fact. An entrepreneur will view an empty retail space as an opportunity however, challenging why previous businesses did not succeed must be identified and understood and whether previous impact has implications for today and tomorrow.

Contact us today to see if we can assess the viability of your High Street for community building and long term sustainability.

TEGretail Business Consultancy Explained

The Power of Bespoke 1-1 Mentorship: Empowering Local Businesses for Sustainable Growth

While numerous resources and educational platforms exist, nothing quite compares to the impact of bespoke 1-1 mentorship. This tailored approach, where experienced mentors provide dedicated guidance, can be the game-changer for businesses aiming to thrive in today’s competitive market.

TEGretail, with its dedicated team of experienced mentors, stands at the forefront of this transformative process, offering a wide array of services that encompass financial management, customer service, business planning, marketing, catering, branding, and commercial strategies.

Through this individualised support, local businesses can achieve sustainable growth, ensuring their longevity and success.

Understanding the Need for Personalised Mentorship

Starting and running a successful business involves more than just having a great idea. It requires a profound understanding of various aspects, including financial management, customer engagement, strategic planning, and effective marketing.

Many entrepreneurs, especially those in the local business scene, often find themselves overwhelmed and in need of expert guidance. This is where our bespoke 1-1 mentorship steps in, offering a tailored solution to address specific challenges and goals.

TEGretail: Your Partner in Success

At TEGretail, we recognise the unique challenges faced by local businesses. Our dedicated team of experienced mentors possesses a wealth of knowledge and expertise across diverse industries. By partnering with TEGretail, entrepreneurs gain access to a wide range of services, including:

Financial Management:

  • Budgeting and financial planning
  • Expense management and cost optimisation
  • Investment guidance and funding strategies

Customer Service Excellence:

  • Building customer relationships
  • Improving customer satisfaction and loyalty
  • Implementing effective feedback mechanisms

Business Planning:

  • Strategic goal setting
  • Long-term planning and scalability
  • Risk assessment and mitigation strategies

Marketing and Branding:

  • Developing impactful marketing campaigns
  • Social media strategies and online presence enhancement
  • Brand development and positioning

Catering and Commercial Strategies:

  • Menu optimisation and culinary innovation
  • Supply chain management and vendor relationships
  • Identifying new revenue streams and market opportunities

The Outcomes: Building Sustainable Local Businesses 

The personalised mentorship provided by TEGretail yields tangible outcomes, transforming businesses into sustainable enterprises. Entrepreneurs working with our mentors benefit from:

Increased Efficiency: Streamlining operations and optimising resources.

Enhanced Customer Engagement: Building strong, loyal customer bases through personalised experiences.

Improved Financial Health: Better financial planning, reduced costs, and increased profitability.

Strategic Growth: Implementing effective marketing and commercial strategies to expand market reach.

Resilience: Equipping businesses to navigate challenges and adapt to changing market demands.

Empowering Local Businesses for a Prosperous Future

Having a reliable partner by your side can make all the difference. Bespoke 1-1 mentorship provided by TEGretail offers a lifeline to local entrepreneurs, guiding them towards sustainable growth and long-term success. By investing in the expertise and experience of our dedicated mentors, businesses can not only survive but thrive, ensuring a prosperous future for themselves and their communities.

The journey to success is not meant to be travelled alone; let TEGretail be your guiding light toward a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow.

As a not-for-profit Community Interest Company all of our services are sponsored by local organisations and businesses.

If you’re an organisation who wishes to sponsor our Retailers we’d love to hear from you too.