About Us - Our Company History

Welcome to The Factory Shops Essex Ltd

We are a small family run business which first started trading in the early 1980’s and has continued to grow for over 30 years. The Factory Shops are an independently owned chain of retail outlets situated throughout Essex. We currently have five retail shops with over 150 employees serving 50,000 customers a week. We are the best in value retailing and inspire loyalty and trust in all our customers. We feel once you are a customer of The Factory Shops we guarantee you will be a customer for life. Providing what people need at a price they want to pay is the most important factor in our business.

The Factory shops offer a huge selection of seasonal products with new lines arriving daily. Fireworks are available all year round at our Rochford and Basildon Superstores. We also have a wide range of angling equipment at our Rochford Store for the keen fisherman. Our stores cover everything you and your family need from key cutting through to fine indoor and outdoor furniture. During the summer period our stores are filled with great ideas for all the leisure activities pursued and in the winter we have an excellent Christmas range.

Our goal is to provide quality products. The Factory Shops have always strived to give 110% customer satisfaction and stand by our moto ‘expect more pay less’. Even during the current economic decline you can rely that The Factory Shops are striving to make life affordable for everyone. We will continue to build trust with our customers and always act upon our customer feedback. With our wide range of products for all occasions we guarantee your return.

We look forward to seeing you in store soon!