Rother FM have visited Mollys Mixtures online sweet shop to discuss women in business and the reemergence of sweets hops across the UK.
In section 1 Ruth Etherington, reporter from Trax FM asks
Two friends from Rotherham have created a successful business selling childhood memories and tastes around the world.
Olivia Finlay and Adele White set up online sweet shop, “Molly’s Mixtures” from home in 2010 offering over 900 types of sweets.
Its been so successful they now trade from a unit at Rotherham Investment & Development Office.
We asked Adele why she thinks they're doing so well
In section 2 we cover
A local business selling sweets has become so successful it is now trading round the world.
Olivia Finlay and Adele White set up online sweet shop, “Molly’s Mixtures” from home in Rotherham before moving to a business centre as requests boomed.
Their customers are now global and they dispatch over 200 parcels per day to locations as far afield as Brazil.
Rother FM asked Olivia what’s popular in the world of sweets at the moment
In section 3 we get more personal
Two local women have created a business that has grown from working at their kitchen table to selling products globally.
"Mollys Mixtures" sells traditional sweets, set up by Olivia Finlay and Adele White, who spotted a gap in the market.
They send out hundreds of orders a day all over the world and are continuing to grow.
Rother FM asked Adele what the best thing about their job is...