How I can help
My name is Cara and I am a Retail Consultant
Welcome to my boutique retail consultancy, Bidili Retail.
I am here to help you grow your product business with winning strategies and practical tips. I offer consultancy, 1 to 1 coaching or courses via zoom for up and coming product businesses.
The world of retail has turned on its head in the last 18 months. Small business has had to pivot, flex, diversify and adapt in millions of ways.
If this has left you feeling like you’ve lost your way and need to refocus or you’ve now got a new fantastic product business idea you want to get going on but don’t know where to start- I can help,
I have over 20 years’ experience as a retail buyer of homewares across online and bricks and mortar stores for major retailers. I have sourced and developed ranges from all over the world.
Let’s bring your product idea to market and take your business forward.
I love Retail!
I’m totally passionate about bringing new products to market and making a success of selling them.
My experience is in the lifestyle home and gifting product areas. I previously worked as a buyer at Garden Trading, Waitrose, Paperchase, Harrods and Disney. I have travelled the world sourcing products, created, and delivered amazing product ranges with multi-million-pound results. Thanks to covid I decided to set up my own retail consultancy. My mission is to serve growing product-based businesses who don’t have the big budget but have the big ideas.
You may be an independent retailer already, an artisan with only a handful of products or even a serviced based business and you want to begin selling products aligned to your business. I have proven techniques and strategies to give your business traction and confidently get your beautiful products out there and selling.
How to work with me
Ask for my Love to Wholesale Course
Be wholesale confident with this 2 hour 1 to 1 session with me on zoom to talk wholesale for your business.
Either as an introduction to wholesale or building on your early foundations of wholesale, this session you will give you the confidence to take the next step for your business.
It is for artisans, artists, makers, and creators, as well as service-based businesses who now want to sell products aligned to their service.
You may be a beginner or have some experience at wholesale. It’s OK we can focus on your priorities.
You get a full wholesale toolkit including; is your product shelf ready, sales materials to pricing and pitching.
Your investment £165
Contact me on : [email protected]
N E W N E W N E W
Have you a new product in mind???
Join my product development masterclass for your Product Development WOW!
This is a course live with me on zoom for 3x 60 mins sessions. It is for the entrepreneur who has a big product idea but needs to support to bring their idea to life.
Discover how to approach developing your product from sourcing suppliers to building your range. Get to understand the process faster and avoid timely and costly mistakes.
You have access to my 20 years of experience developing products. We’ll explore your vision, the sourcing, the range build, sales forecasting to the launch. All broken down into bite sized chunks.
Your investment: £375 for 3 x 60-minute zoom calls
Contact Me on : [email protected]
Give me a call
Let’s talk it over
Who is it for?
For Any product business to talk through a challenge or obstacle you want to overcome. From reviewing a business plan for a product start up to practising a pitch for a major new client. This is the opportunity to get my expert support. I’ll take you forward, you’ll get the result.
A focus call consists of 90 mins with me- usually an hour first then with a half an hour follow up. We’ll get straight to it. You can record the call if you like, and I’ll send you a summary of actions afterwards. We’ll know what we’re doing in those 90 minutes and if I don’t think I can help you with what’s ahead we won’t go ahead with the call. Your call.
Your investment: £350
Contact me on : [email protected]