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Swatch pop up project shop

Swatch opened a pop up project store on 26th January on Oxford Street, London, featuring the brand’s Spring/Summer collection and a new campaign to launch the newest addition to their collection. The ‘True Love Has Nothing To Hide’ campaign is … Continue reading

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National pop up forum

Industry experts including Popupspace, We are Pop Up, The Empty Shops Network and StartUp Britain have teamed up to form a national Pop Up Forum. One of the Forum’s first campaigns is to urge administrators to allow them to turn … Continue reading

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Skegness pop up gallery

If you are an art enthusiast then a vacant unit within Hildreds Shopping Centre will be worth popping into on 24th January. H-art Gallery will be showcasing works from some of the best Lincolnshire artists, including May Jones. Staff at … Continue reading

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Pop up businesses for dummies

Worthing based artist Dan Thompson is something of an expert in the pop up shop world. He founded the Empty Shops Network, started the UK’s first pop up tourist information centre in Worthing, and transformed a disused carpet store into … Continue reading

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Pop up advice centre

Thames Valley Vision have been awarded £30 million by Government energy watchdog Ofgem to discover how energy usage can be reduced and how large companies can monitor their energy usage and store energy at street level – and Thames Valley … Continue reading

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Pop up shop for entrepreneurs

The Department for Communities and Local Government has today opened a pop up shop offering low rent retail space to up and coming businesses. The shop is based in their headquarters near to Victoria station in London. Every two weeks, … Continue reading

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Pop up shops increasing in the Christmas period

After a tough year for the high street, retailers are looking to boost their Christmas sales to salvage something from what has been a difficult year. Pop up shops are a great way to do this as they are no … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland vacancy rate highest in the UK

With one in five local shops empty (NIRC shop vacancy study), it is Northern Ireland that has the highest vacancy rate in the whole of the UK. If not for pop up shops and charity shops, the high streets would … Continue reading

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Rutherfords of Morpeth open at Meldon Park

The 166 year old department store, Rutherfords in Morpeth, has opened a pop up market at the nearby historic estate of Meldon Park to take advantage of the Christmas market. Selling gifts, homewards and textiles, the market will appeal to … Continue reading

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Selkirk top of the pops

Selkirk is the latest town to utilise the pop up shop to aid the regeneration of their high street. The Chamber of Trade plans to create four pop up shops in Market Place and High Street that are available to … Continue reading

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