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Posted on 07. Oct, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
A striking Union Jack bath created by online bathroom retailer BathEmpire.com has made a splash at Grand Designs Live. The one-off design was revealed on the Coventry-based company’s stand to crowds on the opening day of the contemporary home show at Birmingham’s NEC. The bath was transformed with a graffiti-inspired interpretation of the red, white and [...]
Posted on 04. Oct, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
A fast-growing online bathroom retailer is through to the final of national awards celebrating the best achievements of small and medium sized enterprises and their contribution to the UK economy. Coventry-based Luxury For Less, which trades as BathEmpire.com, has been shortlisted in the Business Growth category in the HP Smart Business Awards 2013. The company, [...]
Posted on 15. Jul, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
BathEmpire.com is on the move as part of a major £5 million investment programme which will allow further expansion to meet customer demand and is set to create around 200 jobs. The fast-growing company is part of Luxury For Less, the multi-channel online bathroom retailer, which will be relocating to a 169,000 sq ft complex [...]
Posted on 08. Jul, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
ISIS Equity Partners (“ISIS”) has completed an £8.5m investment in www.BathEmpire.com. www.BathEmpire.com is a fast growing online bathroom products retailer employing 96 staff at its Coventry based headquarters. The Company designs and sources its own product, supplying direct to consumers via its website www.BathEmpire.com, which is the fastest growing online bathroom retailer in the UK [...]
Posted on 21. Jun, 2013 by Jo Sharrock.
The head of BathEmpire.com has been named Emerging Entrepreneur in the Midlands final of a national award to recognise leading business innovators. Chris Li, founder and CEO of BathEmpire.com, based in Coventry, will now represent the region in the UK finals of Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year to be held in London in [...]
Posted on 03. Jun, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
A well-known street artist is paving the way for a bathroom company to mark its reinvention of a once celebrated national day. John McKeown is customising a bath with his interpretation of a Union Flag to commemorate BathEmpire.com making Empire Day its own. The Coventry-based online bathroom retailer commandeered May 24 when it discovered the [...]
Posted on 26. Apr, 2013 by Jo Sharrock.
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 [...]
Posted on 26. Apr, 2013 by Jo Sharrock.
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 [...]
Posted on 02. Apr, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
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 [...]
Posted on 15. Feb, 2013 by BathEmpireDavid.
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 [...]