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How can being Trading Standards Approved make a difference?

PUBLISHED: 16:11 10 May 2017

Buy With Confidence, the Trading Standards Approved Scheme

Buy With Confidence, the Trading Standards Approved Scheme


If your business is honest and committed to good customer service, there is a badge you need to have: the Buy With Confidence Trading Standards Approved mark

Are you looking to set your business apart this spring? Buy With Confidence can help. The current market is a competitive place where, for local businesses, it is increasingly difficult to stand out. If your business is honest and committed to good customer service, there is a badge you need to have: the Buy With Confidence Trading Standards Approved mark.

But what is Buy With Confidence and how can it help your business? The first thing you need to know is that it’s the largest local authority run approved business scheme in the UK and it is open to nearly all business sectors. Buy With Confidence ensures that its members are checked, not only financially (to assure solvency) but also their trading history and legal compliance, supported by references from existing customers. Only businesses that meet all the requirements are added to the Buy With Confidence directory, meaning that any company using this logo is amongst the best. It is not a fortnightly process, but it is totally worthy; being Trading Standards Approved will make the difference for your business, giving your company more visibility and letting customers know you are one of the top traders in your sector.

The way it works after you have been approved is easy; you will be listed on the Buy With Confidence directory (on and offline) so any consumer can find your details easily. Also, you can have professional Trading Standards advice and mediation in case of dispute, access to special workshop and training events and the right to use the Buy With Confidence Trading Standards Approved logo on your stationery, website and in any advertising. Visit the Buy With Confidence website, apply online today and make your business stand out!


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