Category Archives: London pop up shops

The UK’s strangest pop ups

Ever wondered whether there’s an audience for your pop-up? Don’t worry – if nudist cafes and knitted corner shops can draw a crowd, so can you. Here are some of the quirkiest pop ups we’ve ever heard of. See if you … Continue reading

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It’s all gone a bit pop up golf!

Crazy Golf is hitting the big time, with two adults only indoor courses opening up soon. In Manchester a pop up Junkyard Golf Club is set to open, while early next year in London a permanent location will open to … Continue reading

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Using pop up shops as part of a big campaign

Earlier this year Nestle took over a small coffee shop in Lower East Side, New York serving free coffee to customers to push the Coffee-Mate creamer. “Nothing new there”, I hear you say, except the barristers were wearing nothing but … Continue reading

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Stuck in London this summer? Here’s the perfect pop up solution

Stuck in London for the summer? Can’t get to the beach? Never mind, Camden Beach is back at The Roundhouse until 23rd August, and we can’t think of a better pop up to visit to catch some summer vibes. The Roundhouse … Continue reading

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Up for a pop up pignic?

Micro-pigs (or teacup pigs as they are better known) are the on trend pet to covet at the moment – although there have been many stories of people thinking they have bought one of these little bundles of joy, only to … Continue reading

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Spoon {Cereals} Secures £50,000 Investment from Dragon’s Den

Last week’s Dragons’ Den saw pop up Spoon {Cereals} succeed in securing a £50,000 investment from dragons Deborah Meaden and Peter Jones. Both dragons invested £25,000  and each will have a 15% stake in the business. Founded by Annie Morris and Jonny Shimmin, Spoon {Cereals} was … Continue reading

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SOCIAL CURRENCY – The New Fad in Town

There is a lot of hype about ‘Social Currency’ on the grapevine these days. What is it? Social currency is information shared which encourages further social encounters. And these days it is actually being used by companies in place of traditional methods … Continue reading

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The high street pop up fashion

The luxurious yet accessible home wares giant John Lewis being one of the latest chain stores to join the pop up revolution.  This is becoming such a regular occurrence you can’t help but wonder why they all seem to have … Continue reading

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Visit the Hackney Heart pop up cafe

Deep in the heart of the newly rejuvenated Hackney town centre, the newest pop up space in the area has recently opened its doors to some excited members of the public. The Hackney Heart Cafe is situated on Narrow Way … Continue reading

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Cheer Up Clothing Pops Up

Us in the know are all aware of how awesome pop up shops and other spaces are.  They hold an array of possibilities for the independent retailer or event manager. It isn’t surprising then that big name brands are also … Continue reading

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