2002-The UK Grocer began trading under the name Bramptins and brought memories long forgotten to New Zealand. Originally located in Browns Bay, North Shore.
2003-2013 -Business grows and more stores are opened across Auckland - Devonport, Orewa and Pakaranga.
2014-Orewa store closes.
2015- Pakaranga and Devonport stores close due to rent prices.
2016 - February Browns Bay store closes its doors for the final time.
2016 - March Lorraine purchased UKGrocer.co.nz and trading name Bramptins.co.nz. Trading as an online business only due to the cost of importing and rent made prices to customers increase beyond realistic means.
2017 Sept-With the support of the loyal customers, Lorraine re-opens a store at 48A Anzac Road, Browns Bay.
2019 October-Present-Tracey and Paul Clark become the new owners of UK Grocer.
2020 August- We moved to 1 Bute Road, Browns bay.
2022 May- Paul Sadly Passed Away.
Present-Tracey continues solely to run the shop.