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The Shire

Posted: October 13, 2016 5:06 pm EDT Updated: January 25, 2017 5:06 pm EDT The Shire
The Shire is the place to get pretty much anything you need in the Ohakune.

Business Name: The Shire

Hometown: Ohakune

What’s the name of the business owner(s)? 

Phyl Cameron

Years in operation:  One.

What do you love about Ohakune? 
It’s fresh, clean and full of adventure. A great town to visit both winter and summer.

What does your business do better then anyone else?
It’s a one stop shop with affordable…everything. If you forget you sunnies, I have some that won’t break the bank but you will still look cool. If you need an extra cycling jacket .. I have one for you. Kids want an Elsa dress.. Visit The Shire. Need a great lippy or mascara.. Yes we have that too. It’s like a hobbits attic… You never know what you might need till you visit The Shire!

Tell us about your team. Who does what?
Team of one !! I am it! And I love it.

What’s your top tip for business success?
Be boutique but affordable. Cater for your customers, and know their needs.

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