A UK business offers a new solution, with a familiar delivery concept, for the widespread dread parents feel whenever they have to buy shoes for their children.
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To help combat drawn-out sagas in shoe shops, Hippity Hop Shoes brings a selection of casual, formal and school shoes to the homes of busy parents and their cherished offspring.
The service offers a shoe fitting service, as well as providing discounts to those who host children’s ‘shoe parties’.
Making your product mobile isn’t exactly new – hairdressers, for example, have been on the road for years.
However, with the time pressures faced by many consumers, it’s worth looking into other products or services that could be home-delivered.
It’s likely that there is a sizeable bunch of consumers who would pay to have, for example, a suit fitted at home or their pets tended to.
Mobile delivery isn’t new, but the services you deliver can, with a bit of thought, be truly innovative.