Why join Lifestyle Express?

Your business, your future, our support

Why wouldn’t you join

Lifestyle Express?

See the benefits of joining us

30%* sales increase

On average, independent retailers can expect to see a 30% uplift in sales once you convert to Lifestyle Express. Sounds too good to be true? Come and talk to us and find out more.

Rewarding great retailing

Lifestyle Express is the only symbol group to offer you regular cash back just for your retailing excellence. All you have to do is stock the bestsellers and display promotional POS, supplied by us. It’s a no-brainer.

Our own brand

As shoppers look for quality, affordable alternatives to well-known brands, having the right own brand has never been more important. And, with our award-winning own brands, you’re guaranteed to receive great margins, fantastic sales and improved customer loyalty.

Store planning

With Lifestyle Express, you choose the store format that best suits you and your trading location. Whether you opt for Lifestyle Express, Lifestyle Value or Lifestyle Extra, you can be sure you’ll impress your customers, make the most of the space you have available, and achieve maximum sales and the highest profits.

Lifestyle Learning Academy 

Improve your skills and those of your team with our bespoke online training. Completely free of charge, the Lifestyle Learning Academy has been created exclusively for Lifestyle Express retailers to drive up sales and better serve the needs of your customers.

Promotional activity

Our promotional calendar is packed with bestselling products and seasonal opportunities. It’s proven to help you compete with the supermarkets, discounters and other independent retailers in your area where price is everything.

How you can make it


Join today

One of our Retail Development Managers will visit to find out more about your store and your aspirations. We will work with you to help you develop your business and secure your future.

We will:

  • discuss your aims and aspirations for the future
  • understand the needs of your store and your customer base
  • identify store opportunities e.g. ATM, lottery, utilities, credit and debit payments, food-to-go opportunities
  • survey the local area, looking at the competition and areas of opportunity
  • discuss any new equipment that may be required
  • produce bespoke refit/merchandising plans for your store.