Our local businesses are the heart and soul of our centre. They’re the people behind your delicious daily coffee, fresh cuts of premium meat, immaculately steamed work shirts, and carefully curated looks. We’re here to share the stories behind some of the hard-working retailers at Sunshine Marketplace.
Get to know our local retailers as they share their stories so that next time you drop in to support their business, they’ll know you’re here for them too.
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Ngoc Nguyen cannot espresso enough how much she loves Café Mambo Bar & Lounge at Sunshine Marketplace. Her business has proven to be a mecca for locals who enjoy the perfect blend of quality ingredients, personalised service and a memorable atmosphere.
“I love creating something that people can enjoy. It’s the personal service that brings us together and makes the community stronger.”
At Specsavers Optometrists, Kek keeps his eyes peeled to detect, diagnose and manage vision problems. In the time he’s worked at Sunshine, he has seen patients through various stages of their eye health and understands the value of building long-term relationships with them. He knows the care people need changes over time.
“My favourite thing is seeing customers year after year. The little kids have become teenagers and the teenagers have become adults.”
For the best chicken in the west, locals flock to Charcoal Chicken in Sunshine Marketplace. The store hatched in 1998 and owner John has been serving up mouth-watering chooks to loyal customers ever since.
“My favourite thing is seeing the locals grow into adulthood or become parents.”
There’s a hole lot of tasty at Donut King in Sunshine Marketplace where Trang Phan has been churning out halos of sweet, sweet goodness to hundreds and thousands of satisfied customers for 20 years.
“We are a tight knit community that looks out for each other. We support each other’s businesses and have created true bonds,” she says.
Wanting more? We’ve got so many wonderful retailer stories to share!
Over the next few weeks, you’ll get to meet some more friendly faces behind Sunshine Marketplace. Stay up to date and sign up to our database for more.