Sit down, if you dare, with someone of a certain age (such as me) and get them to talk about TV programmes. They’ll tell you tales that forty or fifty years ago, TV was so much better, with Porridge, Monty Python, Cathy Come Home and a dozen other classics. And if you’re not careful, you’ll… Read on >

Retail Week recently released their 2013 innovation review where a team of technology, IT and multichannel experts set out to discover what cutting edge technologies really are game changers for the retail market. Set to affect everything from the in-store environment – how we browse, interact with products, engage with brands, queue and pay and… Read on >

Taking the challenge to China

November 21, 2013

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When you work with a bunch of creatives, like I do, you tend to see and hear a lot of creative ideas. But when you also work alongside account managers whose job it is to look after client budgets you have to think a bit more carefully about how you can put these great ideas… Read on >

It’s no surprise to see that when it comes to consumer electronics, online purchases are up, while in-store purchases are down. Added to the ongoing stories about the failure of specialist High Street businesses like Comet, BestBuy and Jessops it all starts to paint a fairly bleak picture. But before we all mourn the death… Read on >

Panasonic display at Selfridges

Show and Sell

March 11, 2013

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With the saddening demise of so many of our high street stores and the even tougher economic times, it was great to recently receive an exciting in store Point of Sale brief from Panasonic. Although for a one-off display unit only, the destination store represented one of the ultimate shopping experiences in London. In summary,… Read on >

Engaging with video content

Engaging with video content

February 20, 2013

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After reading VIDEO – IN YOUR FACE…BOOK (one of our previous articles), I found myself trawling through video technologies on the web and came across some innovative ways of utilising this engaging format. I want to bring to your attention 2 interesting technologies that will bring your video content to life, enabling the user to create… Read on >

The Death of Packaging?

January 23, 2013

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The unfortunate demise of the venerable music store HMV, plus national video rental concern Blockbuster adds to the long roll-call of retail outlets that have melted away from the high street in the past couple of years. Every major city and town has been decimated by the regular casualties in this sector, leaving shop windows… Read on >