Our expertise in the Retail Sector

Keeping people and goods moving in the busiest retail environments

From the UK’s leading supermarkets to the smallest coffee shop, our products are working hard to ensure great customer service.

We install and maintain escalators, passenger and goods lifts for essential internal and external circulation, from moving walkways for trolley-shopping, passenger and platform lifts for vertical access, large goods lifts for stock movement and service lifts for that extra pair of hands. Every one of our lift products is essential in the UK’s vibrant retail market.

We provide services for product removal, replacement and refurbishment to help retailers maintain the ultimate performance of all their lifting equipment, ensuring customer safety and meeting or exceeding all regulations.

Our national contracts department provides a single point of contact for multi-national retail maintenance portfolios. We support retail premises facilities teams to make their life a little easier.

The demands of the 24/7 retail market is met head-on with out of hours working and our national service structure. We know our retail clients rely on us to keep their customers and stock moving, minimising store disruption and delay.

Contact us to discuss your requirements – we know we can help.

Our latest news...

​Prehistoric Stannah Goods Lifts Discovered in Wiltshire!

17 Mar 2017

With a 150-year anniversary to celebrate, Stannah is hunting down its longest-serving lifts, with a prehistoric Trolleylift and Loadmaster in the Salisbury manufacturing depot of Naim Audio being the…

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​A Stannah Goods Lift Tames A Flying Tiger!

24 Feb 2017

A Stannah Trolleylift tames a busy stockroom in the Basingstoke branch of Flying Tiger Copenhagen, the Danish quirky homeware chain and roaring Scandi-design success story.

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​An apprentice lift engineer - what an opportunity!

28 Sep 2016

It's equal opportunities for Stannah Lifts apprentice engineer, Sophie Healy, as she makes headway in a male-dominated industry sector.

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Brave the elements with the new Stannah external Midilift

18 Jul 2016

The innovative Midilift platform lift can now be installed outside! The external option for the Midilift means you get all the quality construction and convenience of the Midilift SL but with a…

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A new generation of Piccolo – One of our best lifts just got better.

16 Mar 2016

Looks like a passenger lift? Check. Functions like a passenger lift? Check. All the gorgeous interior options of a passenger lift range? No problem!

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Stannah shines big time at new-look Birmingham New Street

19 Feb 2016

The Stannah Lift Services team has every reason to celebrate its shining performance in The New Street Gateway Project – Network Rail’s £750-million regeneration of Birmingham New Street railway…

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​NEW – Stannah Stairiser CR: The slimmest platform lift on the market – updated!

16 Feb 2016

The already ground breaking Stairiser range has some exciting new updates! The lift is designed to carry one person safely up a straight or curved stairway – seated in a wheelchair, or on the fold…

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Stannah Levelmaster low-rise platform goods lift – solving stock flow in a split-level storeroom

05 Jun 2014

A Stannah Levelmaster low-rise platform goods lift proved the best solution for shifting boxes in the split-level storeroom of the Bromley outlet of Tiger Stores, a leading Danish retail chain…

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​Stannah – taking the legwork out of shopping in Sainsbury’s

16 Jan 2014

Once again, a pair of Stannah moving walkways has taken the legwork out of shopping in the brand new branch of Sainsbury’s in Leigh, Lancashire.

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Playing pack horse in top toy store

23 Mar 2013

It seems that The Entertainer – the biggest independent toy retailer in the UK – cannot get enough of Stannah’s Goodsmaster range of goods lifts.

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Souping up service in Sainsbury's

10 May 2012

Three Stannah people and goods moving products have made shopping even more convenient for everyone in the newly extended Bybrook, Kent branch of giant UK superstore chain, Sainsbury’s.

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