Journey company comes of age and celebrates 21 years on the town

Journey company comes of age and celebrates 21 years on the town
Journey company comes of age and celebrates 21 years on the town
The crew on the Journey Pockets in Bridgnorth

The Journey Pockets in Whitburn Avenue, Bridgnorth, started buying and selling on February 02, 2002 and goes from “energy to energy” in accordance with enterprise proprietor Maggie Rogers.

“I had labored within the journey trade since 1976 and I opened this store on 02, 02, 02, which is kind of a memorable date. Now 21 years later we’re nonetheless right here,” she stated.

“We’ve labored very laborious through the years. I feel the explanation we’re nonetheless going from energy to energy is all the way down to our expertise and our excessive degree of customer support in addition to the vary of various locations we provide.”

Ms Rogers, who employs 5 employees members on the journey company says she is now reserving holidays for the youngsters of a few of her first clients.

“It’s so beautiful that a number of the folks that I organized holidays for 21 years in the past, now have their grown kids coming in to guide their holidays,” she stated.

“We get the entire vary of individuals coming right here, from individuals in retirement age, or approaching it, to households and younger individuals occurring their first holidays.

“It’s a actually satisfying job, all of us love what we do.”

She added that attaining the 21-year milestone was particularly essential following the difficulties skilled through the pandemic.

“It was a really darkish time for your entire journey trade,” she recalled. “However submit pandemic our purchasers got here proper again to us as a result of we have been there for them throughout Covid to make sure none of our clients misplaced cash.

“I am certain Journey Pockets will nonetheless be right here in one other 21 years.”

To rejoice their birthday, Maggie and the crew adorned the store inside with balloons and held a small celebration with their landlord.