Starting as a family business, known for its bookstores till then, Sotiris and Georgia Savvidis, decide to open the first Super Market store in Paralia, Katerini, named “Supermarket Sotos”.
The purpose of the business was mainly based on the tourism sector of Paralia and its goal was to provide people with high quality products, on a low cost. Which is, until today, one of the standard principles of the store.
The store’s location remains the same, as Paralia is a tourist resort in Northern Greece, which combines mountain with ocean, as mountain Olympus is right there.
Paralia, becomes more and more known to the audience and attracts a great number of tourists, who choose it for their vacation. Now the business is on Dimitris Savvidis’ hands, the family’s son, who is experienced in the area and has a lot of great ideas for the store, that would give the consumer every kind of benefit.
Dimitris decides to make a lot of changes, that mainly refer to the space layout of the store, now giving a new vibe to it and changing the name to “Mr. Sotos”, the place becomes widely known to the area.
The first great renovation of the business, new equipment and computerization are the new qualities of the store.
The name is changed to “Greek Traditional Market”.
Modern looks and general progression define the store, new facilities such as a ramp for people with mobility difficulties, using a wheelchair as well as the elderly, are now added to the business. Space layout is changing, bigger and better aisles are making it easier for the consumer to have a great shopping experience.
The second greater renovation occurs and besides the looks of the store the company’s name is now changed to “GreekSeller.com”, sealing the new qualities of the business.
Extending with a second floor, adding more goods to fulfill the consumer’s needs, in the best way.
The extend of products, varies from 2012 to 2019, is estimated from 3.800 up to 8.500 different products.
The decoration is now based on modern and minimal design, as well as eco-friendly.
The creation of the e-shop is getting started, which follows the tracks of the new looks of the business, offering traditional, Greek and of course quality products.
The new year starts with the e-shop's opening. After a great amount of working for its construction, it is perfected to each detail and ready to provide an amazing shopping experience.
Dimitris and Pantelis Vatousiadis collaborate and create a team of co-workers, as the business goals and requirements expand. In the Greekseller family is now added MarketPlus.gr which concerns Greece’s consumer public, making a new start in many categories and products. In the meantime, the first warehouse is created in the center of the city, with the purpose of providing greater and faster service.
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