Armstrong Ward

The client: Armstrong Ward is an independent lifestyle shop in Wainwright’s Yard, Kendal. Set over two floors, this miniature department store – complete with café – is where everything is chosen by owners Jacqueline and Andrew who place the spotlight on British designers, as well as makers of distinctive, quality items. It’s grown from a start-up business with 35 products, to a two-storey emporium of 200-plus lines and a busy online store.

The brief: To design and develop a new website for the team at Armstrong Ward, enabling them to deliver the magic of their family lifestyle shop virtually.

The project involved:

  • A bespoke website theme
  • Content migration from an existing website
  • Following the brand book of this proudly independent company
  • Setting up an e-commerce and payment system for online sales
  • SEO to avoid loss of visits after going live with the new website

The new website reflects Armstrong Ward’s personality as a mini department store – there’s lots going on, their makers are represented, their galleries of images are high-quality and you can now pick up a unique product without travelling to Kendal.

Visit the website at www.armstrongward.co.uk

Services: Website Development. Website Build. Content Migration. SEO. E-commerce Website. Photography by Steven Barber.


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