Trafford Centre shoppers love ‘John at The Orient’ so much they want to pay for him to go on holiday

A senior citizen who welcomes customers at the Trafford Center has been hailed a legend by customers – with numerous support a battle to regard him to a vacation as a thank you for a considerable length of time of awesome customer service.

John, who works in The Orient food court, was adulated in a Facebook post to the Trafford Center, which has been shared more than 1,000 times, with more than 12,000 likes.

It was posted by Akeim Mundell, 22, who visits the shopping center once a week.

It peruses: “Dear Trafford Center. This is only a message to illuminate you about how incredible an individual from your staff is who works in The Orient.

“He is a senior man called John (he is in the photo yet lamentably it isn’t clear – taken tonight).

“I’ve understood that John has been working for you for some numerous years now… also, regardless of the amount clearly John battles with his work because of his age, he still has a huge grin all over.

“He is such a kindly, bubbly man who makes all visitors at The Orient – Trafford Center feel welcome.”


“Every time I visit, I see him working indefatigably – cleaning the tables and the floors all together for The Orient to look great.”

“Today I saw some young men drop their garbage on the floor… John lifted it up straight away and said ‘Have a great day boys – this says it all.”

“John dependably tries to make discussions with all… what’s more, to be completely forthright, after Johns discussions you generally feel great, from the greater part of his energy.”

“You may assume this is typical yet I needed to take the time out to tell you how magnificent and supportive your staff member – John is.”

Indeed, individuals were so thankful to John, they started a fundraising page to raise cash to send him on vacation.

The page has officially raised more than £420, with the figure developing by the hour.

Akeim included: “He’s been there for a considerable length of time, and hasn’t changed since when I used to visit the place with my folks.

“Everybody knows him on account of how kind he is. He’s such an extraordinary man.

“He makes everybody’s excursion to The Orient a pleasant one!”

Lots of peeps have write on the post, them also lauding John for all that he does.

Kim Clayton composed: “John has helped me when my tyke was unwell and hurling and he got me a container of water and was so kind and supportive and he was so agreeable… we require more Johns in the world!!!!!!”

Hannah Schofield included: “At whatever point I go to the Trafford’s I always happy to see this man. He just makes me grin! So happy that other individuals see him as well.”

TraffordCentre management reacted on Facebook to the remarks saying how glad it was of John.

It said: “Thank you such a great amount to everybody for the phenomenal input for John in the Orient. We cherish it when any colleague is praised for their stunning customer service!

“Rest guaranteed we’re celebrating his awesome work here at intu Trafford Center with our own particular inside acknowledgment program, we’re exceptionally glad!”

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