Bidding to find who provides the best customer service in Boston


The nominations are in and now readers have the chance to help decide the business with the best customer service.

We have had nominations for four businesses noted for their fantastic customer service.

These are: gift shop Just For You on Church Lane, the Seventh Heaven café in the Market Place, Tina’s Tributes flower shop on Dolphin Lane, and Salon Alchemy, in Oldrids.

Check out the businesses on this page and vote for your favourite by filling in the coupon in this week’s Boston Standard.

The paper also contains details of how you can nominate businesses in the other categories.

The customer service contenders are:

Just For You

Edita Palisykte and her team at the Church Lane gift shop twist and turn balloons of all shapes and sizes into wonderful creations from vintage cars to Spiderman, giant teddy bears and larger-than-life characters. Edita co-owns the shop with her mother Rita. The nominator said that since the shop opened, Edita and her team had created a buzz with their window displays.

Tina’s Tributes

This flower shop, on Dolphin Lane, supplies beautiful bouquets and arrangements for all occasions and has been doing so for a number of years. It deals with birthdays, funerals, weddings and other occasions with the same level of professionalism. The nominator said staff were professional and dignified and were able to suggest the right flower for every occasion. They said their flowers arrived on time on all occasions.

Seventh Heaven

Seventh Heaven is owned by Karolina Rusin and is based on the Market Place, in Boston. It features an outdoor seating area and serves a variety of coffee shop favourites and tasty treats. Its nominator said the staff are always friendly and ready to serve up some friendly conversation. They said the staff care about the café and its feel.

Salon Alchemy

Salon Alchemy, which is based in Oldrids, is owned by Rocco Tizzano who is known for travelling the world teaching stylists and working with Paul Mitchell.

The salon offers all the normal services, delivered by highly trained staff. The nominator said staff had given them a brand-new style which had really suited them and said they had been very professional. They said the salon was always welcoming.