Handmade Shoes

Origins

Billy and his ex partner (Haydn Price) both had the same idea of going into horse shoe manufacture. The major challenges at start-up were the development of the manufacturing process, raising enough capital to go through research and development, finding the right people to help the firm and to employ, and accepting that the owners knew nothing about manufacturing and going through learning curve to understand this.

Success Factor

The key success factors for the business have been an improvement in the constantly assessed quality of products being offered combined with excellent customer service. The business also has an excellent team of employees

The Future

During the next five years, the business hopes to sustain its current growth rate at an affordable level whilst continuously improving the quality of its products.