Bira offers free membership package to retailers

The British Independent Retailers Association (Bira) is offering a free membership package to help businesses through the Covid-19 crisis.

Independent retailers who sign up for the Coronavirus Membership Package can gain complimentary access to Bira member benefits for three months, in return for a nominal donation of £1, £5 or £10 to the Rainy Day Trust.

The deal, available until Tuesday, June 30, 2020, will support the independent retail community through the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic. New members will be able to access:

Unlimited legal advice on employment law, HR, Health & Safety and more

Three months free e-commerce facility EKM to sell online

Quickly reduced utility bills

Quick access to Bira’s buying group with special terms and offers

Free social media guidance

Access to employment resources via online portal

Andrew Goodacre, Bira’s CEO, said: “Bira has always offered great support to its members by offering quality and unique services. In these unprecedented times we are keen to help independent retailers in general by keeping them up-to-date with the latest information. We cannot offer the full range of services but hopefully we provide sufficient support when people need it most.”

Sign up for the free three month Coronavirus Support Package here