Plymouth’s brightest younger entrepreneur is hot-footing it to enterprise success along with his newest enterprise – bespoke colored socks.
David Rixon continues to be solely aged 18 however the enterprise research scholar has already been concerned in additional than half-a-dozen small enterprises and is now getting his toe within the retail door by launching Customized Tie Dye Socks.
David, who’s learning at Plymouth’s Achievement Coaching, arrange the enterprise in December 2020 and is now seeing it taking off, with advertising and marketing assist from Toby Gorniak, of Plymouth CIC Avenue Manufacturing unit.
With Fb and Instagram pages, Customized Tie Dye Socks is now taking orders from throughout Plymouth and David is taking a look at promoting additional afield.
The teenager buys socks in bulk from main manufacturers corresponding to Nike, Adidas and Champion after which dyes them vivid, dayglo colors to the precise specification of the shopper.
“I’m doing all of it from my bed room,” he mentioned. “It’s a must to begin off small. Individuals order what color they need and it takes two days. I’m promoting them for