Tinc (retail)

Last updated
IndustryStationary retail
FoundedApril 2011
Corsham, Wiltshire
Number of locations
Area served
South of England
The now closed Putney Exchange Tinc in London Tinc, Putney Exchange 02.jpg
The now closed Putney Exchange Tinc in London

Tinc is a British stationery and gadgets store chain with 2 stores in the south of England. The chain also sells select lines in larger retail chains, such as John Lewis & Partners. [1]

They opened their first shop in Bath in April 2011, and their head office is in Corsham, Wiltshire. [1] [2]

In 2013, they were awarded 'product business of the year' at the 2013 Startups Awards. [3]

In April 2015, they opened in Cheltenham. [4] In June 2015, Tinc bought seven stores from rival stationery retailer Blott which went into administration in April. [2]

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  2. 1 2 Insider Media Ltd. "Stationery retailer buys rival's stores from administration | Insider Media Ltd". Insidermedia.com. Retrieved 2016-04-02.
  3. "Stationery firm moves on up (From Wiltshire Times)". Wiltshiretimes.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-04-02.
  4. Echo, Gloucestershire (2015-04-09). "New funky Tinc stationery store to open in Cheltenham opposite Bill's restaurant next week". Gloucestershire Echo. Retrieved 2016-04-02.