Retro Sweet, part of are the UK’s leading provider of 80’s confectionary, supplying fun and exciting sweets, hampers and gift products.

The sale of confectionary and gifts on line has become big business and it was recognised by Retro Sweet to have the ability to provide a selection and wide variety of popular, fast moving products that would assist in them in becoming the market leader.

Their business was totally on line, selling individual products to consumers and distributing from their warehouse. The requirement was to have an on line shop presence which could totally manage their offerings, managed in house and to be flexible enough to manage promotions and discounts as required.

Confectionery hamper in the garden

  • Retro Sweet website landing page
  • Retro Sweet website - Retro Mix Jars category
  • Retro Sweet website - product details page
  • Retro Sweet website - main shop page


Wirebox were instructed to manage the Retro Sweet on line presence, to build a platform which is scalable with their business and to provide management reporting, control, growth and reliability to the business.

For the business to grow there was a requirement for on line marketing, leading category management and bundling of products, categorisation and an easy to use website and payment system.

As with all business Retro Sweet had a requirement for a quick return on any investment.

The solution provided by Wirebox utilised the market leading Magento platform. The system was built to the specification of requirements laid out by Retro Sweet, to assist the processes of the business and efficiencies.

To view the Retro Sweet website, please visit:

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Retro Sweet iPad landscape
  • Retro Sweet iPhone
  • Retro Sweet iPhone
  • Retro Sweet iPhone