Getting a small business up and running at one of the numerous markets throughout Britain has never been easier than it is now and to help anyone with aspirations of becoming a market trader, the best place to start would have to be a visit to the newly relaunched marketstartup website.
The startup team have been very busy over the past few months putting together an extensive resource for new traders. You will find a wealth of information from people already involved in the industry, you can take advantage of the many startup deals available to new traders across the country and learn about the process, from starting with an idea to establishing your own small business at a market.
“We love markets, they are an ideal place to test out small business ideas with very little outlay and no long term commitments, not only an asset to the community but, we think they are the best incubators for small business that exist.”
We have the “Love your local market” campaign from the National Association of British Market Authorities (nabma) about to kick off its 2014 season, so this is a perfect time for people to get involved in the industry. We also have things like the National Market Traders Federations (NMTF) First pitch competition along with a host of special deals for new traders at many market across the country where you can get anything from reduced pitch fees through to business assistance and even mentoring to help get you through the early stages of your business success.
So if you have been considering starting a business at a market, would like to understand more about what’s required and see how others have already made the journey, take time out to have a look at this great resource. www.marketstartup.co.uk