Ideal Shopping Direct

They pride themselves on making each working day enjoyable, providing staff with the tools needed to achieve there shared goals


Ideal Shopping Direct Limited is one of the largest TV Home Shopping Channels in the UK. Their head office and state-of-the art TV studios are based in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. Television shopping brings together the media and retail industries in an exclusive way, allowing people to pursue careers as diverse as lighting engineer, buyer or logistics manager. The excitement of live television infuses the atmosphere at Ideal: They are proud of what they achieve, but they have fun along the way.

They currently broadcast four channels – Ideal World, Create and Craft, Ideal Extra and Ideal & More – on Freeview, Sky, Virgin and Freesat. Broadcasting live for 17 hours a day, they offer a huge variety of shows and products. They also operate five transactional websites, which allow their customers to purchase online, 24 hours a day.

Their 500-strong teams of professionals specialise in buying unique products, producing live and pre-recorded shows, operating our websites, marketing to the 3 million customer database and so much more, all of which makes Ideal Shopping Direct Limited an exciting and invigorating place to work!

With ‘Family, Friendship and Fun’ as their mantra, they pride themselves on making each working day enjoyable, providing staff with the tools needed to achieve shared goals and ensuring that they continue to grow and develop.

They are a rapidly-expanding business and are eager to share the passion for TV Home Shopping and Online Shopping with their staff.

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