Monthly Archive: May 2017

  • Statement chairs header

    Take a seat – make a summer splash with a statement chair!


    With Spring officially underway, Pantone has released its top 10 colours for the season. The palette of bright and earthy shades is described by Pantone as a mixture of vitality, relaxation, and the great outdoors, and includes Pink Yarrow, Pale Dogwood, Island Paradise, Hazelnut and Greenery. Simon Nicholson, Furniture Buying […]

  • Seaham Coast U7s football

    Seaham Coast U7s football team kick off with support from ScS


    ScS has donated £1,000 towards the Seaham Coast Football Club, allowing the U7s squad to develop into a full team and become a member of the Durham County Football Association. The club has also signed up Lee French, Senior Business Reporting Analyst at ScS, to manage the team. The club approached […]

  • Hazel oak

    ScS furnishes Hazel Oak School with custom-designed library armchair


    We are extremely proud to announce our donation of a custom-made armchair to Hazel Oak School, an all age special school for children with moderate learning difficulties in Solihull. The cosy chair will now take pride of place in the school’s newly-refurbished library, and enable the teachers and learning-support staff […]

  • Carpet, laminate flooring or vinyl

    Carpet, laminate or vinyl – what type of flooring should you choose?


    Flooring is always a subject for debate when it comes to decorating your home. Everyone has their view on what looks best, but it’s important to take your lifestyle into account before making a decision. We’ve looked into the plus points of all three flooring styles, so you can decide […]

  • Spring summer 2017 Pantone

    Brighten up your home this summer!


    Brighten up your home this spring! Spring is in the air, and it’s time to give your home a new look. Bright colours are a must in spring and summer and we’re here with some helpful advice to help you get started. When it comes to sofas, carpets and dining, […]

  • ScS employees celebrate benefitting 100 local good causes across the UK from a £10,000 fund

    100 good causes benefit from fund launched by ScS!


    To celebrate reaching 100 stores nationwide we called on local communities across the UK to nominate charities and other good causes to receive a donation from a newly-launched £10,000 celebratory fund. As a thank you for the support received from local people and customers on its journey to 100 stores, the […]

  • Money in your sofa

    Are you sitting on a fortune?


    More than £3 million is lost down the back of Brit’s sofas each year Research* has revealed that Brits could be sitting on a fortune, as more than £3 million is lost down the back of the nation’s sofas each year. We carried out the study to find out exactly what Brits […]

  • Superhero Day Metro Radio Super Van

    Dust off your superhero outfit and join in!


    Do you fancy being a superhero for the day? Well, you’re in luck, the 5th May is superhero day and people all over the country will be dressing up to mark the occasion. As a nationwide business, with our roots plated in the North East, we’ll be doing our part […]

  • HR MacMillan ScS

    ScS employees raise £10,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support


    A team of employees at ScS have raised £10,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support by completing a 100-mile walking challenge, including the entire 84 miles of Hadrian’s Wall and a further 16 miles completing a coast-to-coast walk, to finish at the company’s Sunderland store, on Borough Road. A number of members […]