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Emily Crisps bags StreetPR for summer marketing push

Emily Crisps has appointed specialist face-to-face marketing and staffing agency StreetPR to deliver a sampling campaign across a range of retail outlets, contract caterers and events this summer. The face-to-face sampling is being carried out in beacon retailers including Holland and Barrett, Wholefoods, Planet Organic, plus a number of office sites (including major firms like […]

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W+K London and Supermarket Sarah launch charity shoppable window

Wieden+Kennedy London has teamed up with Supermarket Sarah and The Clothes Club to launch an interactive shoppable window to raise funds for East London’s St Joseph’s Hospice. Supermarket Sarah, who has created shoppable windows for the likes of Selfridges, John Lewis, Monki and Topshop, has unveiled a specially curated window, featuring public donations, items sourced […]

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Initials launches Seriously Spreadable campaign

Initials has launched a new integrated campaign for Lactalis McLelland brand Seriously Spreadable. Following the agency’s work on the Seriously rebrand in Spring 2017, the new activity encompasses shopper and TV elements with the full campaign being activated across TV, on-demand video, live activation in-store and social. Targeting audiences, such as busy families, that care about […]

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Benefit Cosmetics ‘Bold is Beautiful’ global philanthropy project returns

Benefit Cosmetics’ annual philanthropy initiative – The Bold Is Beautiful Project – returns this Spring to celebrate its fifth anniversary.  Benefit is opening the doors to a pink interactive pop-up experience, designed for women to harness their most bold and beautiful selves and learn more about the two charity partners, Refuge and Look Good Feel […]

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Swoon launches pop-up store in Covent Garden

The Mercers’ Company has announced that designer interior brand Swoon has launched a 3,800 sq ft pop-up showroom at 7 Mercer Walk to coincide with their brand refresh and will open until April 29. Swoon adds to the eclectic mix of stores available to customers within Mercer Walk and St Martin’s Courtyard. The showroom opening follows […]

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First Abercrombie & Fitch prototype store in the UK coming to Manchester

Abercrombie & Fitch will be opening its second UK location this August in Manchester. The global retailer plans to open its first prototype store in the UK at intu Trafford Centre. The new 5,554 sq. ft. Abercrombie & Fitch space, is one of eight new prototype stores that have been completed since the initial launch of the […]

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Icon Retail creates London Ted Baker Pop-Up Shop

  Icon Retail, part of CSM Live, produced and installed all elements of the Ted Baker ‘Colour by Numbers’ pop-up shop at London’s Old Street Station. The Ted Baker installation, due to end on May 4th, will have been in situ for six weeks. The Icon Retail team worked through the night for a week […]

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GottaBe! tours with Dorset Tea

For a second year in a row, GottaBe! is touring and sampling with Dorset Tea. The campaign kicked off on Sunday, 25th March at Swanage Pier, where the vintage Dorset Tea Unit appeared with plenty of free cups of tea. Similar to last year, the Dorset Tea Unit is traveling the breath and depth of the  Jurassic […]

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Retailers take inspiration from the transformation of Meadowhall

British Land, joint owners of Meadowhall, has announced continuing investment as five major retail brands take inspiration from the redesigned centre and commit to significantly improving their own stores.  River Island, Ted Baker, Footasylum, Primark and Molton Brown have invested a combined £6 million in improving the design and function of their stores at Meadowhall. […]

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Sylvanian Families unveils world’s smallest fashion show

EPOCH making toys – the company behind collectible toy brand Sylvanian Families – is launching its new Town range by creating the world’s smallest fashion show, unveiled on Thursday 22nd March at Hamleys Regent Street. A UK-wide experiential roadshow tour with intu shopping centres will follow in April. The fashion stunt, devised by Bath-based agency Highlight PR, comprises two […]

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Skinnydip rolls out standalone stores at intu centres

Growing retailer Skinnydip has rolled out standalone stores at five intu centres to promote its brand and take advantage of their high customer footfall. The new stores at intu Trafford Centre, intu Lakeside, intu Watford, intu Victoria Centre and intu Chapelfield are among 12 openings for Skinnydip since 2017. The accessories business was set up […]

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intu on the hunt for next big thing in retail

intu is once again on the hunt for entrepreneurs to work with as part of intu Accelerate. The incubation programme, now in its second year, aims to develop young businesses with fresh ideas that will help shape the future of the retail and leisure market. Following on from  last year’s success, which saw robots in […]

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Volvo opens its doors for nationwide XC40 unveiling

To mark the UK unveiling of Volvo’s brand-new XC40 this week, the Swedish car brand is hosting a nationwide launch event – providing the first opportunity for people to see the critically acclaimed model. Taking place on Thursday 22nd February, the event, which is being delivered by experience agency TRO, will see around 100 retailers […]

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L’Occitane launches their first UK Flagship store on Regent Street

For the official launch of their first UK Flagship store – L’Occitane invited beauty editors, industry influencers and special guests to experience their new multi-sensory retail space on Regent Street, London. Designed by UXUS, the concept store was created with the vision of producing unique and luxurious experiences that allow customers to explore textures, tastes, […]

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Mercedes-Benz Vans UK choose TRO for first ever lifestyle store

Mercedes-Benz Vans UK Ltd has appointed experience agency TRO to deliver its first ever lifestyle retail outlet. Set within Manchester’s renowned Intu Trafford Centre, the Pop-Up Store opened its doors on Monday, and showcases luxury pickup, the new X-Class – in addition to a Vito and a Marco Polo campervan. The store features interactive touch screens, […]

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Pip & Nut hosts pancake pop up at Whole Foods

Pip & Nut is hosting a pancake pop up at Whole Foods Kensington on and ahead of Shrove Tuesday. The instore takeover will offer sweet and savoury pancakes throughout the day with the first 100 during every ‘Happy Hour’ on the house. All four pancakes on the menu are l made from Pip & Nut’s […]

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Kalettes undertake Hoxton pop-up

The shop took centre stage in trendy Hoxton from Thursday 30th November until Sunday 3rd December. Kalettes, a natural cross between kale and brussels sprouts brought the brand to life at Hoxton’s Railway Arch, Geffrye Street, London during early December. The store was inaugurated with an evening event that gathered food bloggers and journalists. Bridget […]

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Tribal Worldwide London creates Wren Kitchens TV brand campaign

Tribal Worldwide London has announced the launch of an integrated campaign for kitchen retail specialist, Wren Kitchens. The ad, entitled “your kitchen, our heart and soul” reflects on Wren’s unique business model – owning the end-to-end process from design through to fitting. Darren Savage, chief strategy officer, Stuart O’Neill, creative director and Will Gibb, business […]

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Yoti and Jägermeister team up to sell alcohol responsibly

Yoti is working with Jägermeister to promote responsible alcohol sales – and helping people check out faster at the Jägermeister pop up shop in Soho using their ID, on their phone. Jägermeister will sell a range of merchandise and personalised gifts for its fans at a pop up shop at the award winning, independent station Soho […]

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‘Tis the season to be jolly as intu expands sweet offering across its centres

An award-winning luxury chocolate business has chosen to expand with intu as it opens more pop-up stores across its centres for the festive season. Also joining the brand is the UK’s first cookie dough retailer opening its first shopping centre pop-up store at intu Lakeside. The Amazing Chocolate workshop first launched its pop-up store for […]

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Lovisa and Virgin Holidays travel to St David’s

The St David’s Partnership, owners of St David’s in Cardiff, one of the UK’s premier retail and leisure destinations, has announced that Virgin Holidays and Lovisa are the latest brands to open at St David’s on Cathedral Walk. In November Virgin Holidays, unveiled their first standalone Welsh store on Cathedral Walk.  The new 1,660 sq […]

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Bricklive Christmas enlists StreetPR for specialist event staff

Bricklive, built for Lego fans, has enlisted the help of staffing agency StreetPR to provide staff for its Bricklive Christmas event at London’s prestigious Saatchi Gallery on the Kings Road, Chelsea. The event, which started on November 25 and runs for six weeks, includes three shows a day for up to 400 people each. Bricklive […]

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Dacia closes Westfield Pop-Up for Black Friday

Highlighting its commitment to year-round value, Dacia closed its first ever pop-up store for one day only to make a statement against Black Friday and one-off savings. Shoppers at Westfield Stratford, one of the UK’s biggest shopping centres, found the store closed on one of the busiest retail days of the year, with 185,000 visitors […]

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Landsec launches shopping portal

Landsec has announced a new retail portfolio innovation with the launch of an online shopping portal trial for Bluewater, Europe’s leading retail and leisure destination. Featuring over one million items from Bluewater’s retailers, the new portal provides guests with the opportunity to conduct research on particular products or product categories, seek alternatives and, ultimately, to purchase […]

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Sonos’ first European concept store brings music home in Seven Dials

Sonos’ has announced its first European concept store; a retail, exhibition, screening and listening space that will open its doors to the public on Thursday, 16th November 2017. Located in London’s Seven Dials, the store has been designed to replicate the home environment, and showcase how Sonos fits into any home environment. Inspired by Sonos’ flagship store in […]

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Tiffany fragrance experiential sparkles at Heathrow

The elegant world of Tiffany has come to life with a unique experiential campaign in one of the busiest areas of Heathrow’s Terminal 5. The campaign marks the launch of Tiffany’s new signature fragrance to the UK market, and will allow passengers to experience the new Tiffany perfume, crafted to reflect the diamonds for which […]

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Urban Airship Unveils mobile wallet marketing solution

Urban Airship has announced the availability of Adaptive Pass Management for Urban Airship Reach, the company’s mobile wallet marketing solution. Adaptive Pass Management will allow marketers to create tailored mobile wallet passes for each customer and orchestrate automated, in-the-moment pass content updates and lockscreen notifications. According to Deloitte, smartphones are the most popular device for all […]

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Pioneer Digital at Pentatonic Pop-up for London Design Week

Pioneer has partnered with recycled furniture start up, Pentatonic, to install a range of Audio and LED displays in their Shoreditch pop-up. Unveiled for the launch of London Design Week in September, the store and showroom concept is committed to turning trash into furniture and features glasses and bowls made from mobile phone screens and […]

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Walmart-owned Jet.com launches disruptive private label brand Uniquely J with strategy and identity by Elmwood

Walmart-owned US online retailer Jet.com, has launched its own private label, Uniquely J. The range of foods and home goods is a new challenger in the battle for market share in the rapidly emerging e-commerce private label category and represents a radical new direction for branding in the private label category. Brand design consultancy, Elmwood, delivered the strategic […]

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HeyHuman unveils ‘Power of Tea’ campaign for Heath & Heather

Herbal tea and infusions brand, Heath & Heather, is kicking off a multi-channel campaign to broaden its appeal and encourage younger audiences to explore its range of teas. The ‘Me to the Power of Tea’ campaign has been conceived and delivered by integrated marketing agency, HeyHuman. The drive celebrates the brand’s heritage and close-to-nature principles, […]

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Produce UK brings Mini Maker’s Market to Finsbury Avenue Square

Finsbury Avenue Square, Broadgate has become home to a pop-up mini market hosted by up-and-coming local London designers and artists. The private view was held on Tuesday 4th of October and open to the public from Wednesday. This is the second part of the programme that we have been commissioned to create as part of Broadgate’s ‘Shaped By Design’ season. At […]

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Huge Growth as The Handmade Christmas Co secure 47 premium pop-ups

Luxury retailer The Handmade Christmas Co is set for its biggest festive season yet after securing 47 pop-ups for their personalised sacks, baubles and wrapping paper at premium locations across the UK. Up from just two pop-ups last year, the expanding company has invested £500k in technology and staff at retail operations inside stores including […]

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Shaftesbury’s Central Cross hosts Topshop’s LFW show

Central Cross, Shaftesbury’s £15m development bordering Chinatown, Soho, Covent Garden and Leicester Square, hosted fashion retailer TOPSHOP’s London Fashion Week show last weekend. As the public’s first glimpse of the 48,000 sq ft mixed-use development, Topshop launched its new season collection, to a guest list of global media, buyers, influencers and VIP guests. Over the […]

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Mercedes revs up with Liverpool One store

Grosvenor Europe has announced that luxury car manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz, has launched a 3,000 sq ft pop-up on Liverpool One’s Peter’s Lane. Designed to showcase the iconic brand’s cars in a different way to the traditional showroom, the store houses a range of the latest Mercedes-Benz models in a stylish, modern environment.  The store features a […]

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Snapbots land at London Westfield Centres

Westfield has announced a partnership with Snap Inc. to sell its Snapchat Spectacles at both London destinations this summer: Snapbots will begin selling Spectacles by Snap Inc. to shoppers at Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City. This is  the first time shoppers in the UK have been able to purchase the coveted Spectacles in a shopping centre. […]

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Chinatown London supports Mayor’s #MyLondonDish social campaign

With a commitment to long-term curation and partnership with the Chinatown London community, Shaftesbury has gathered a host of dishes available within Chinatown London, supporting the Mayor of London’s #MyLondonDish social media campaign. As part of his #LondonIsOpen initiative, the Mayor of London has launched #MyLondonDish to showcase London’s diverse food scene and celebrate the […]

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iD embarks on My Little Pony nationwide tour

The My Little Pony Friendship Tour returns this summer with a new refreshed look and feel to celebrate the upcoming release of My Little Pony: The Movie. The tour will be visiting cities across the country this summer, welcoming fans aboard the signature pink double-decker bus, where guests can explore Equestria, the magical world of […]

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N2O designs and delivers immersive VR experience with pet food brand, Felix

Experiential marketing agency N2O has given an insight into life as a cat through a technology-driven campaign designed with Purina PetCare. The virtual reality experience, designed by the agency’s Digital team, takes the headset wearer on a journey from the garden and around the house through the eyes of the pet food brand, Felix The […]

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TRO delivers UK’s first ever Electric Vehicle Experience Centre

The retail division of experience agency TRO has launched the UK’s first ever Electric Vehicle Experience Centre, in partnership with Chargemaster at centre:MK Based in Milton Keynes, the EV Centre will unlock the potential of electric vehicle ownership for consumers, to educate and inspire shoppers. The first of its kind, multi-brand showroom presents a unique […]

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Purple Creative launches ‘Are you Liqueurious?’ campaign for Marie Brizard

Purple Creative has created a global brand activation platform, Are You Liqueurious?, to promote Marie Brizard liqueurs and syrups. The idea encourages bar-goers to be more curious about Marie Brizard liqueurs and new flavours again. Are You Liqueurious? is both a mindset for drinkers and bartenders to identify with and directly challenges them to try […]

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Arqiva and Landsec partner to deliver indoor 4G connectivity to Bluewater

 Arqiva, the UK’s largest provider of neutral host in-building networks, has announced a partnership with Landsec, the UK’s largest commercial Real Estate company, to deliver 4G connectivity to Bluewater, Europe’s leading retail and leisure destination. Existing 2G and 3G mobile systems will also be replaced in the overhaul, which will ensure improved and extended mobile […]

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Richmond Sausages relaunch

Kerry Foods sausage brand, Richmond, is relaunching its range with a new, more impactful design, to modernise the brand and showcase the brand’s quality credentials to shoppers. The re-design forms part of the brand’s biggest ever campaign with a £5m investment. Currently worth £119m, Richmond sausages have been around for over 100 years when it […]

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Blackjack partners with Penny Blake Associates

 Blackjack Promotions, the staffing solutions, travel retail and experiential specialist, has linked up with Penny Blake Associates (PBA), the acknowledged experts in training luxury brand retail personnel, to take its client services offering to the next level. PBA’s founder, Penny Blake, will not just be running courses for Blackjack’s specialist luxury retail staff in the […]

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PSA Retail unveils its digital in-store experience with Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes is helping PSA Retail, the automotive distribution group of PSA, transform the customer car buying journey with a compelling digital in-store automotive dealership experience that injects change into its traditional automotive retail space and engages consumers in an interactive, personalised purchase decision. PSA Retail used Dassault Systèmes’ “Virtual Garage” industry solution experience to […]

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Bluewater brews up a storm with Shepherd Neame experiential store

Landsec has announced that Shepherd Neame, Britain’s oldest brewer, has launched a seasonal pop-up brewery store at Bluewater, Europe’s leading retail and leisure destination. The 1,800 sq ft brewing boutique, open until July 5 2017, is located in the Upper Guildhall adjacent to Zara, and is designed to showcase the Shepherd Neame brand.  The store […]

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Smart LED delivers full AV fit-out to second Missguided retail store in Bluewater

After delivering a highly-effective LED installation for Missguided’s flagship Westfield Stratford store in November 2016, Smart LED has once again pushed boundaries and delivered an installation of full digital signage for Missguided’s new Bluewater shopping centre store. Originating as an online retailer, Missguided launched their first highly-anticipated flagship store at the Westfield Stratford City shopping centre […]

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Purple Creative and Glenfiddich create interactive VR tasting for Global Travel Retail

  Glenfiddich and creative agency Purple Creative have created an interactive virtual reality HTC Vive whisky tasting experience called ‘Glenfiddich Virtual Infinity’ in airports around the world. The tasting allows visitors to virtually discover the infinite layers of flavours in each of Glenfiddich’s three Cask Collection whiskies and write their own 3D tasting notes in […]

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Liverpool ONE breaks new ground with exciting Summer installations

Grosvenor Europe has announced its 2017 enlivenment plans for Liverpool ONE, with a programme of events designed to create exciting, unusual and memorable experiences within the public realm at Liverpool ONE. The Luminarium led the activity. An inflatable maze for visitors to wander through that immersed guests in colour and sound, it was designed by […]

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Families head to intu shopping centres for a hi-tech half term

intu provided a week of robot-building fun during a hi-tech half term of daily activities at their shopping and leisure destinations. The free events at 14 intu shopping centres nationwide, including intu Trafford Centre, intu Lakeside and intu Metrocentre, also included the chance to take part in robot races, robot dance classes and the opportunity […]

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Crisp brand Slabs embarks on foodie sampling drive

Chunky crisp brand, Slabs, will be sampling to over 50,000 foodies across the country. Slabs will be showcased at ITV This Morning Live at the NEC and Simply Cheshire at Arley Hall. This Morning Live is a 4-day event at the NEC offering a guide to the latest lifestyle trends, attracting a 50,000+ footfall. Slabs […]

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Caffè Nero dials up in-store theatre

Caffè Nero’s baristas will be giving bartenders a run for their money from this month when they shake up softtails to order for the first time that offer further choice for calorie counters.  The new Caffè Nero Shaken range presents four flavour combinations: two zero calorie Iced Teas and two reduced sugar Lemonades.  Caffè Nero […]

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Hot Pickle brings Guinness Export House to Dublin Airport

Diageo and Aer Rianta International (ARI) have announced a new partnership with the launch of the world’s first Guinness Export House at The Loop, Terminal 2, Dublin Airport. The concept is the first of its kind for the Guinness brand and aims to deliver a new innovative retail solution to the travel retail sector. Custom […]

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intu releases origami money birds to surprise shoppers

Hundreds of origami birds worth thousands of pounds have been folded and set free by intu across its 14 shopping centres around the country following new research revealing that unexpectedly finding money is the nation’s most joyful surprise. A team of experts spent over 130 hours folding hundreds of origami birds worth £10 each, which […]

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Electric Car Experience to join centre:MK under £9M government funding

Joint owners AustralianSuper and Hermes Investment Management, the £30.6 billion manager committed to delivering holistic returns – outcomes for its clients that go far beyond the financial, has announced that centre:mk will debut Milton Keynes Council’s Electric Vehicle Experience Centre (EVEC). The EVEC launch comes as part of the wider Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low […]

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PervasID launches near -100 per cent detection RFID ceiling tile reader

PervasID has announced the next generation flat ceiling tile antenna reader system, Space Ranger 9200. This game changing solution delivers the world’s first near-100 per cent accurate wide-area passive RFID detection in real time.  The result is that now retailers, hospitals and other industries can see the stock that they have throughout a store or […]

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TRO Retail takes the ‘TRO Boutique’ to the Retail Design Expo

For the second year running TRO Retail has taken up residence at the Retail Design Expo – this time bringing the bespoke “TRO Boutique” to showcase a suite of creative technologies that are transforming modern retailing. TRO Retail, a sub-division of TRO, was set-up 12 months ago with a mission to make the retail experience […]

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Aunt Bessie’s prioritises shopper marketing with Initials appointment

Aunt Bessie’s has appointed Initials as its shopper marketing agency. Following a competitive pitch against four undisclosed agencies, Initials will be handling shopper marketing across the Aunt Bessie’s brand. The appointment is part of a wider strategic shift by Aunt Bessie’s to give more focus to shopper marketing. Initials was selected in part thanks to […]

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Gravity to land flagship trampoline park at Bluewater

Land Securities has announced that GraVity is to open its flagship trampoline park at Bluewater. The GraVity site will occupy a 25,000 sq ft custom created leisure space within the lower hall of Bluewater’s redeveloped Plaza area.  Work on the Plaza has already begun on-site, and GraVity is due to launch in time for Christmas […]

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Porsche Life store opens at Liverpool One

Grosvenor Europe (Grosvenor) has announced that Porsche has opened its Porsche Life installation on Liverpool ONE’s Peter’s Lane.  The 3,000 sq ft pop-up will be open until June 4 2017. The interactive store has been designed to immerse visitors in the Porsche brand.  Gesture control screens reveal the world of Porsche and the store also […]

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Halifax partners with Kinetic to deliver an interactive Thunderbirds mobile experience across the UK

Mobile-interactive digital screens to tour UK shopping centres in Newcastle, Manchester, Cardiff, Kent, Derby and Bristol Halifax has collaborated with Greenhouse GroupM and Kinetic, the global leader in contextually connecting and activating audiences on the move, to create a mobile-interactive Thunderbirds-themed game as part of a wider campaign to reach those people who aren’t ordinarily […]

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The Persuaders and Benefit cosmetics open all pink shop for Bold is Beautiful Project

Benefit Cosmetics’ annual philanthropy initiative – the Bold Is Beautiful Project – returns this spring with a pink twist. The pop-up opened in London’s Covent Garden on Friday 31st March before touring three other cities across the UK during April. The Persuaders have worked in partnership with Benefit to create the #RaiseABrow charity shop which […]

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TRO appointed to deliver UK’s first ever EV centre

Following a competitive pitch, the retail division of experience agency TRO has been appointed to deliver the UK’s first ever Electric Vehicle Experience Centre, in partnership with Chargemaster. Launching Spring 2017 in Milton Keynes, the EV Centre will unlock the true potential of electric vehicle ownership for consumers, to educate and inspire shoppers. The first […]

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Shaftesbury serves five new eatery options to Chinatown

Shaftesbury has announced over 14,000 sq ft of new restaurant lettings and openings in Chinatown, London. The latest additions highlight the area’s diverse dining offer, which showcases East Asian culture that blends modernism with Far Eastern traditions. Natural fast food chain, Leon, have opened shop on Shaftesbury Avenue with a difference. The new venue offers […]

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Hermes reports strong performance across its premier outlets

Hermes Investment Management has reported a significant increase in sales and footfall in 2016 across its three leading outlet malls. Clarks Village in Somerset, Freeport Braintree in Essex, and Junction 32 in West Yorkshire, collectively saw sales increase by 6.7 per cent and footfall by 5.8 per cent over the year. In December alone, 1.1 […]

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Seven Dials announces calendar of events

Shaftesbury has announced the 2017 calendar of events taking place in Seven Dials. The location will host four free one-day events over the course of the year. Each individual event will be accompanied by an extended in-store and online campaign. Launching on March 8, Seven Dials will celebrate International Women’s Day with a ticketed ‘in […]

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National Stationery Week launch competition aimed at retailers

Retailers are being encouraged to show off their stationery displays  to support National Stationery Week, boost sales and remind customers that everyone needs stationery in their life. Calliope Gifts in Dorking experienced a 111% increase in stationery sales during National Stationery Week, which continued above normal levels for over three months afterwards. This year National […]

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Sloane Stanley waves in Four Fairies and a prince to King’s Road Pop-up

The Sloane Stanley Estate has welcomed back Four Fairies and a Prince, the Scandinavian childrenswear brand, for a third time to The Concept Store, Sloane Stanley’s permanent and dedicated space for pop-up shops at 340 King’s Road, following the brand’s huge success at the location. The 1,178 sq ft pop-up will stock Scandinavian and Dutch […]

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Zeek launches gift card swap shop at Westfield

Former Eastenders star Rita Simons helped launch the Cash or Kind pop-up shop in Westfield, Stratford. The shop allows members of the public to exchange their unwanted gift cards for cash or donate the value to The Children’s Trust. The swap-shop was set up by gift card marketplace, Zeek, in response to new research showing […]

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MARS Events appointed by Danone UK for Activia relaunch experiential.

Mars Events has been appointed by Danone UK to conceptualise, produce and activate a targeted shopper brand experience to announce the relaunch of its Activia yoghurt brand. Centred around its core message of “Start your day your way” the experience allows supermarket shoppers to try the product by choosing a number of different breakfast combinations […]

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Seven Dials launch immersive Christmas Wonderland

Shaftesbury celebrated a successful Seven Dials’ official Christmas display and experiential fashion and food shopping event, which took place on Thursday 17 November from 5-9pm. The switch-on at 6pm transformed Seven Dials into an enchanted wonderland to be enjoyed throughout December.  Glistening geometric forest animals such as a stag, bear and wolf came to life, accompanied by an exclusive Seven Dials Christmas poem linking the lights to a magical trail […]

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The National Gallery Company’s Delicious Art range to be available in Boots

This Christmas the National Gallery Company’s Delicious Art range will be available from an external retailer for the very first time. An exclusively designed selection of gift sets are now available at Boots, one of Britain’s largest high street retailers and a leading destination for Christmas gift shopping. Boots is launching the range, which consists […]

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Bluewater to host debut standalone pop-up for Smith & Sinclair

Land Securities has announced that Smith & Sinclair, the creators of the world’s first edible cocktails and flavour specialists are launching their first standalone pop up store ‘The Flavour Room, Bluewater’ in November 2016. Located in Bluewater’s popular Arcade area, adjacent to Rituals and Il Gusto, the 465 sq ft pop-up store, called The Flavour […]

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British Land submits plans for £300m Meadowhall Leisure

British Land, joint owner of Meadowhall in Sheffield, has submitted a detailed planning application to Sheffield City Council for a £300 million Meadowhall Leisure Hall.  Meadowhall is one of the strongest retail destinations in the UK and the proposed extension forms part of a five-year vision to extend the leisure offer at the centre, helping […]

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Paddington to feature at Bluewater this Christmas

  Land Securities has announced a strategic partnership with The Copyrights Group to bring Paddington Bear to Bluewater. In a first for the industry, Paddington is appearing as a special guest at Bluewater’s new traditional-style Santa’s grotto, which features three distinct and magical experiences, including a toy workshop, within a unique 40 minute journey. Paddington will […]

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Rockar’s fashion industry inspired Jaguar Land Rover store opens at Westfield Stratford

Rockar has launched its new Jaguar Land Rover store at Westfield Stratford.  Situated on The Street, adjacent to M&S, the store is an innovative new way for consumers to experience the Jaguar and Land Rover brands, and complements the two digital click-to-buy websites launched by Rockar last month. The new Westfield Stratford store reflects the […]

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centre:mk celebrates fashion and beauty with the AW16 Live Event

Hermes Investment Management, the £26 billion manager focused on delivering superior, sustainable, risk adjusted returns to its clients – responsibly, celebrated the success of AW16 Live In Style, a dedicated fashion and beauty event, in centre:mk’s Middleton Hall which took place at the beginning of October. AW16 Live is one of the region’s biggest live […]

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The Grotto and ice skating return to Westfield this Christmas

Westfield has announced its programme of activities for the festive season.  In the lead up to Christmas, Westfield aims to build on the excitement and the anticipation with activities around shopping and eating, ice-skating and present buying.  The Christmas season at Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City will kick off with a line up of […]

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B&D creates dramatic Selfridges window installation for LG

Brand & Deliver has designed and installed dramatic window displays at Selfridges Oxford Street for technology giant LG, paying homage to Shakespeare on the 400 year anniversary of his death. LG has collaborated with American graffiti artist JonOne to create a range of portable Bluetooth speakers exclusive to Selfridges, being showcased in the 3D vitrines […]

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Life’s a beach at centre:mk

Hermes Investment Management, the £26 billion manager focused on delivering superior, sustainable, risk adjusted returns to its clients – responsibly, has launched its summer calendar of events at centre:mk with the return of Copa Beach, as well as a new Cabana Village element. Copa Beach, located in the heart of centre:mk’s Middleton Hall, is now […]

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Angel Central hosts street food offering

CBRE Global Investors has announced the launch of a revolving street food offer that opened on Friday 12th August 2016 at Angel Central, the key retail and leisure destination in Islington, North London. The first two street food operators to be taking space at Angel Central are rolled duck specialists, The Rolling Duck, and the […]

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Lulu Guinness and CO YO bring wellness to Covent Garden

Lulu Guinness has partnered with CO YO, the brand behind the UK’s first dairy-free coconut milk yoghurt, to curate a bespoke Pop-Up at the Lulu Guinness Store in Covent Garden. To coincide with Covent Garden Out of Hours, a late night shopping initiative running throughout July, Lulu Guinness, hosted an evening of wellness at the […]

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Sony Pictures and JCDecaux dominate Waterloo with Ghostbusters takeover

A super-sized spooky Out-of-Home campaign has been launched by Sony Pictures with JCDecaux. The event sees Waterloo Station transformed into a film-themed showcase for two weeks to promote  the release of the new Ghostbusters film. The campaign activity is augmented with a variety of global media-firsts debuting at the Waterloo Station spectacular. Eight meter ‘Slime […]

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Seven Dials hosts #StyleSaturday shopping event

Over 100 shops, bars and restaurants participated in Seven Dials #StyleSaturday event on 11 June. A variety of experiential activities were on offer throughout the day. Over 90,000 people visited Seven Dials to celebrate everything that’s stylish including fashion, food, music and shopping with footfall up 48% on the previous week. The area was traffic free and filled […]

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Contain launches with Havaianas at Cabot Circus

Asset Space’s partner company, Contain, in conjunction with the commercial team at Cabot Circus, has developed its first bespoke outdoor retail solution combining brand experience with cutting-edge mall retail design. Tasked with partnering a premier brand with one of the top UK shopping centres, Contain provided the design, conception, creation and delivery of an external retail platform […]

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T2 and Selfridges join forces to launch in store pop-up tea bar

T2 Tea and Selfridges have teamed up together to create a one-of-a-kind T2 Tasting bar in the heart of Selfridges’ London Foodhall. Busy city goers can now quench their thirst with stacks of iced brews, mountains of Matcha and all kinds of teas on their doorstep, perfect for stopping by on the morning commute, a […]

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Noonah brings interactive mirror booth to Matalan shoppers

Noonah  pitched the idea of a Digital Makeover Mirror to Matalan’s event agency to provide an experiential activity at two of their stores. The Matalan VIP Event promoted  the Matalan’s VIP Black Card, a customer reward system which is attained by spending over £150 over 12 months in Matalan’s stores The concept included guests going […]

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Chang brings ‘Massage in a Bottle’ experience to Westfield

Thai beer brand Chang Beer is hosting a ‘refreshingly Thai’ experience at Westfield Stratford shopping centre on Thursday 19th May, during which shoppers can receive a ‘Massage in a bottle’. Londoners will be invited to receive a free massage, which will appear to be inside a 2-metre-high Chang Beer bottle built to replicate the brand new […]

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TRO and Volvo prove the power of the pop-up

TRO has delivered two exclusive Scandinavian pop-up shops at The Oracle in Reading and Silverburn in Glasgow where the new Volvo S90 and V90 were unveiled to the UK public.  One week into the four week pop-up programme, end of activity targets had already been achieved – proving the “power of the pop-up” is set […]

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Imagination helps Ford of Britain deliver ‘unlearn’ experience at the CVS

Imagination delivered a transformed stand at this year’s Commercial Vehicle Show bringing Ford of Britain’s ‘One and Only Transit’ messaging to life and leveraging the new visual identity from the 2016 ‘Unlearn’ brand campaign with bold and impactful stand design and architecture. The Commercial Vehicle Show, Ford’s flagship event for its Commercial range, welcomed 20,000 […]

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Arla Foods UK extends relationship with StayinFront

Arla Foods UK has extended its relationship with StayinFront, the Provider of mobile, cloud-based field force solutions for consumer goods. Arla deployed StayinFront TouchCG to its UK sales force to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of its field operations. Sales representatives can use the mobile dashboards, KPIs and data-driven selling tools to complete retail tasks […]

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Krispy Kreme launch new doughnut with Holborn activation

To celebrate the launch of the new offering, Krispy Kreme is set to introduce ‘Hole in the Wall’,a pop up that offers Krispy Kreme fans an exclusive opportunity to taste the limited edition Nutty Chocolatta doughnut in a mini immersive experience before it goes on sale. Launching from Monday 9th May, Hole in the Wall will […]

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Blackjack Promotions launches newest venture in London Luton Airport

A key milestone in the exciting development plans at London Luton Airport took place on Friday 15th April, with LS Travel Retail UK & Ireland launching a range of incredible new brands in to its flagship Aelia store. Travel retail specialists, Blackjack Promotions, were on site to support many of these brands with staffing solutions […]

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H&M commission sfd, Pavegen and Projection Artworks to encourage shoppers to ‘think green’

H&M have commissioned sfd, Pavegen and Projection Artworks to kick-start World Recycle Week that runs from the 18th to the 24th April and emphasises the importance of implementing “clean thinking” in everyday routines. Joining to celebrate the launch is rapper M.I.A, who will be releasing her single, “Rewear It”, at the event. Projection Artworks, the […]

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Nestlé Breakfast Cereals brings Aisle of Wonder to Westfield

Visitors to Westfield Stratford can start the day with their own pick and mix combination of cereals courtesy of Nestlé Cereals. Nestlé Cereal’s Aisle of Wonder allows consumers to sample the cereals for free with a range of toppings, milk and yoghurt and purchase their own personalised cereal creations. ‘The Aisle of Wonder is a fun, engaging experience that demonstrates […]

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Totem Innovation by Phillips Direct

The appointment of Russell Whitlock as MD announced in mid February by Phillips Direct has led to innovative new ideas. The Company has a range of Quick Change Display Totems in a range of sizes from A4 to 1600mm. The range is designed to accept standard printed, paper insert sheets containing a promotional offer or message and […]

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Brand Belief launch Wine Wise roadshow

After a two-year break, Get Wine Wise returns for a 4th time and will focus on wine knowledge, education and tastings across the 12 main wine producing countries. Providing consumers with key messages and more importantly the confidence to go into shopping outlets and proactively pick out a bottle of the grape juice without the […]

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