The founder of BathEmpire.com has been named as a finalist in Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year, sponsored by Credit Suisse. Chris Li, who launched the site in 2009, is among top business leaders in the Midlands who are behind companies that are driving innovation and growth to have progressed to the regional finals [...]
The head of BathEmpire.com is joining The Apprentice’s Karren Brady on the judging panel of the fifth Nectar Business Small Business Awards. Founder and CEO Chris Li was asked to help select the winners after blowing Karren and her fellow judges away in last year’s Awards, scooping both the Small Business and Achiever of the [...]
Posted on 04. Apr, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
Easter bunnies made way for ducks in a race to raise money for the Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance over the Bank Holiday weekend. Almost 200 rubber ducks were released on the River Soar in Aylestone, Leicestershire, on Easter Monday to help the air ambulance service keep flying and saving lives. The yellow ducks [...]
The latest recruit to the UK’s fastest growing online bathroom retailer has hooked a giant duck as an unlikely assistant. Jo Sharrock has been joined by a life-size bathtime favourite in her new role as exhibition and events project manager at Coventry-based BathEmpire.com The bright yellow duck mascot will join Jo on the company’s stands [...]
Luxury For Less would like to say a Warm Welcome to all of our new staff: Accounts Trudy Cart Customer Care Team Trish Garry Leanne Bailey Alice Whordley Stephanie Owen Kimberley Ball Vicky Jakeman Megan Hennessy Duncan Milne Marketing Chris Knight – Digital Marketing Manager Jo Sharrock – Exhibition Project Manager Tara Behan – Marketing [...]
1,000,000… we want a BathEmpire.com rubber duck to be in every UK household, eventually! 11,474… items picked by the Warehouse Team in week 5, 2013. 10,902… visitors for BathEmpire.com on 20th January, 2013. More than Coventry City get at the Ricoh on a Saturday, eh?! 8,668… calls taken by Customer Care in January, 2013. 490… [...]
In memory of our wonderful former Finance Director, Debbie, who unexpectedly passed away on the 30th December, 2012, several members of the Luxury For Less Team are participating in the 8.5 mile Great Midlands Fun Run. Debbie was an amazing friend and colleague to so many of us and Debbie’s family have set up a [...]
Posted on 15. Feb, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
The young entrepreneur behind the fastest growing private firm in Coventry has been named Midlands Business Person of the Year. Chris Li, founder and CEO of Luxury For Less, was awarded the top accolade at the 2013 Midlands Business Awards. Luxury For Less employs more than 60 people at its headquarters on the Grovelands Industrial [...]
I think that everyone would agree that the evening was a resounding success, and the relative recipients of all of the awards were more than deserving. Here we have a quick rundown of the awards and their winners: The Oracle – Donna Jones Over the years, Donna has played a massively important role in the [...]
Hi Everyone, First of all we would like to welcome you to the first ever Luxury For Less newsletter. We’re planning to roll this out once a month and hope you enjoy reading it to catch up on all our latest news! Secondly, we would both like to thank you from the bottom of our [...]
February, usually known for pancakes and hearts, is the year’s biggest month for awards ceremonies with the Brits and the Oscars coming up next week, and last weekend seeing the stars take home Baftas and Grammys. But the most prestigious event of the year took place on Friday February 8 in the star-studded town of [...]