CASE STUDY: Gifting retailer Heart Scent successfully expands Glasgow retail presence with Rock Up and Pop


  • Heart Scent is a Glasgow-based gifting retailer established in 2012 that has retailed within The Forge Shopping Centre, Glasgow since 2013
  • Heart Scent retail a wide selection of gifting products, many of which are handmade, or hand finished. Their range includes home décor, home fragrance and floral gifts


  • Expand retail presence into one of Glasgow’s top shopping venues
  • Grow customer base in Glasgow and surrounding area


  • Utilise SpaceandPeople’s Rock Up and Pop Up service to open second physical location in one of Glasgow’s top shopping venues, Braehead Centre


  • Heart Scent have now been operating successfully within Braehead Centre since Spring 2022
  • Consistent sales results within Braehead Centre, averaging £10,700 monthly
  • Expansion of personalised product line with many items being available on the same day as purchase
  • Introduction of popular click and collect service for custom orders

“The opening of our second location with the help of Rock Up and Pop Up was a pivotal moment for Heart Scent’s growth as a business and we have received such a great response from customers in Braehead Shopping Centre. Meeting new customers at our second location has allowed us to gain great feedback and ideas which has led us to launching new product lines including an expanded personalised artworks range. 

 –  Karen, Heart Scent

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