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Our top popups of the week

Experiential marketing seems to be making waves within the pop up community, with lots of intrepid business people and marketers using pop up shops to create something a little different to the usual shop setup. Here’s our picks of the … Continue reading

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Finding Inspiration for Pop ups

Creativity – 1. the state or art of being creative. 2. the ability to transcend traditional ideas, rules, patterns, relationships, or the like, and to create meaningful new ideas, forms, methods, interpretations, etc.; originality, progressiveness, or imagination   …and mostly … Continue reading

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Getting The Most Out of Your Social Media

In light of Marc Jacobs first ever ‘Twitter Pop Up Shop’ held last weekend, we thought we would share a few basic tips on how to ensure you are getting the most out of your social media campaigns. Marc Jacobs … Continue reading

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Top 3 Books For Entrepreneurs and Independent Retailers Who Want To Open A Pop Up Shop

We all know that pop up shops provide entrepreneurs with a fantastic way of bringing their ideas to life. Pop ups offer unique opportunities to promote your brand, reach out to customers and sell your products – all without the … 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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Let’s hear it for Pop ups!

What a week of great news! According to the latest figures reported, us pop up’s will boost the UK economy by £2.1 billion! AND, not only that, its been predicted that our industry will grow by 8.4% over the next … Continue reading

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Presentation is everything

Following on from our last blog post in which we talked about creating a pop up experience, this week the topic on our lips is the importance of product presentation.   Lets face it, you could have the best product … Continue reading

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Getting creative with pop ups: creating an experience

It seems that nowadays people aren’t just using pop ups to experiment with their new business, as shown yesterday with the launch of Secret Cinema’s Back to The Future themed pop up shops.   Secret Cinema shows cult and classic … Continue reading

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Pop up shops aren’t ‘just’ shops

Nowadays when it comes to pop up shops, people are starting to think outside the box. Pop ups aren’t just for selling products. They can be used in a number of creative ways: for brand awareness, sale samples, experimental marketing, … Continue reading

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Three quick tips on how to make your pop up shop sustainable

From the outset, a pop up shop is already a very green activity. You’re making use of a space which would otherwise be unused and not contributing to the problems that come with building a new shop from scratch. So … Continue reading

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