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  • History of ScS!

    The history of ScS!


    After 120 years of trading, ScS has gone from a single, family run furniture store to one of the UK’s largest sofa and carpet specialists, with 100 stores nationwide. ScS began trading as a general home furnishings store in Sunderland in 1894, under the name Sunderland Suites Centres, before growing […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Family Holiday Destinations

    The perfect family holiday destinations on a budget


    Are you on the lookout for a late deal on a family holiday? To help you get started, we’ve done our research and selected our top five favourite family holiday destinations on a budget, based on the advice of travel experts. Barcelona, Spain Barcelona offers a beautiful balance of beaches […]

  • The cast of Friends - Where are they now?

    The cast of Friends – where are they now?


    In a previous blog, we looked at our favourite TV sofa moments from Friends, The Big Bang Theory and How I Met Your Mother. On a daily basis, endless re-runs of these shows can be found on TV, and there’s nothing like curling up on the sofa, watching easy TV. […]

  • HR Hadrian's Wall

    ScS HR team stand together to raise funds for MacMillan Cancer Support


    Fighting cancer is one of the biggest battles that some of us may have to face. This battle is a very real and personal one to our HR team, with three members of the team fighting and surviving cancer. In celebration of our lovely staff beating the disease, the HR […]

  • Sofacise Summer Body

    Get your beach body ready for summer!


    Will you be sun seeking this summer? That beach body isn’t going to get itself in shape – it’s time to shake yourself and get motivated to exercise. With Christmas finally out of the way, and a holiday to pay for, you probably don’t want to be adding a gym […]

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