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ShopSafe is a web directory listing thousands of secure UK online shopping sites.

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ShopSafe is recognized as one of the leading trustmarks in the industry - allowing retailers to prove best practice and give peace of mind to their customers. ShopSafe has been around since 1999 and is trusted by thousands of visitors every month. In 2003 ShopSafe won the Tees Valley Internet Award, sponsored by BT.

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Staff Profiles

Graham Miller

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Graham Miller created www.shopsafe.co.uk in 1999, forging links with some of the biggest brand names in the UK.

Using a simple, yet effective design and concept Graham has attracted the likes of Marks and Spencer, Currys, Next and John Lewis to www.shopsafe.co.uk that now has over 380,000 visitors per month.

Graham's objective to make sure the customer is safe when shopping online, has led to the continued success for the firm which has continued to increase in both size and prominence.

Graham was joint founder of web design firm Edward Robertson Ltd in 1996, and has previous experience in working in online retail.

Graham sees his previous online shopping experience as vital in his role as ShopSafe's head shop reviewer. Graham has been interviewed by BBC Local Radio as well as appearing on BBC2's "Weekend 24" show.


Simon Crisp

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Simon Crisp is an expert in online media having co-founded www.shopsafe.co.uk in 1999 and web design agency Edward Robertson in 1996.

In the past 13 years, Simon has designed and built over 100 e-commerce websites for large and small companies, giving him a unique insight into e-commerce and the growth in internet activity. This has led to the development of the secure online website www.shopsafe.co.uk.

Simon is a regular speaker about e-commerce website usability and retail trends to SMEs, local government and government funded agencies. He studied at Dundee University before completing a Business Communications degree at Teesside University.

Simon is an experienced technology/business commentator having spoken on BBC and Commercial regional radio. He avoids "techno babble" and offers strong views and supported opinions on most aspects of the web activity and technology.


Press Releases

12 February 2013
Avoid The Last Minute Valentines Disaster With Care Online

04 January 2013
The Olympic And 50 Shades Effect On Online Shopping - But More Woes Expected For The High Street In 2013

20 December 2012
Warning To Shoppers, Don't Get Caught Out In Festive Sales Bargain Hunting

01 November 2012
Finding The Top 20 Christmas Toys, Quickly, Easily And Safely

16 October 2012
OFT pre-christmas warning is timely for consumers

17 April 2012
www.shopsafe.co.uk stresses the importance of social media in e-commerce to small businesses

24 December 2011
Scotsman Column

29 June 2011
Retailers Must Strike The Right High Street/Online Balance

31 May 2011
Eu Web Browsing Rules Are Just 'Cookie' Without Real Direction

16 February 2011
Flower Power Loses Out In The Valentine’s Battle With Practicality

08 February 2011
Frugal Shoppers Battle To Beat The Vat Rise

03 December 2010
Pre-Christmas Snow Could Leave Retailers Out In The Cold

01 March 2010
Online Florists' Give Top Advice On Mother's Day

09 February 2010
Online Florists Top Valentines Tips

15 December 2009
Make a date for completing your online christmas shopping

25 November 2009
Online fashion retail still booming despite recession

18 November 2009
Shop around to make christmas more festive.

27 October 2009
Young consumers must be given greater protection when shopping online

21 October 2009
Online retail sales rise despite stalling high street.

19 October 2009
Mail strike proves online shopping is the way forward

16 July 2009
Shopsafe Tweets Online Shopping Discount Codes

18 February 2009
This Valentine’s Day is good for Budget Conscious Romantics

08 December 2008
Busiest Day for Online Shopping predicted to be 8th December

25 November 2008
Crunch Proof Christmas Online

13 November 2007
Online shoppers fraud worries increase

08 November 2005
Online Shoppers can avoid credit card fraud

21 October 2005
The Top Ten Mistakes People Make when Shopping Online

21 October 2005
Shopsafe.co.uk in Top 1000 UK Websites

30 November 2004
Shop online safely this Christmas

30 November 2004
Online Shopping complaints fall

04 December 2003
Shop Safe from Home this Christmas

31 July 2003
Shopsafe celebrates its 2000th shop

07 January 2003
Safe Alternative to the Which? Web Trader Scheme

29 November 2002
Shop Online in Safety this Christmas.