eXPD8 is based in both the UK & Ireland, split into geographical regions managed by Regional Managers who oversee their Team Leaders who in turn, manage their own more local district teams of Display Representatives, with me so far?! These Regions are very varied, from the urban hustle & bustle of big city centres, to … Continue reading 7 Ways to manage a region remotely
Having a great working relationship in store is key to impressive results making for “Happy Staff, Happy Clients and Better Sales”. Having a strong working relationship with store colleagues enables better communication and ultimately better collaboration to ensure we deliver the best possible service for our clients. It can make a huge difference to a … Continue reading 6 Top Tips To Get Store Colleagues On Board
Early Morning (I’m an early riser & like to get ahead of the game!) I start the day with a large strong coffee, then another strong coffee, but who’s counting! – now I’m ready for the day – It’s Monday so all our Field Merchandisers have a busy day ahead, we offer a vast range … Continue reading A day in the life of Regional Manager Karen McMaster
The 2018 Oscars are this Sunday, which for us here at eXPD8 signals a very exciting time as films we have worked on compete for awards and upcoming Home Entertainment titles accrue an additional shiny veneer of critical praise to boost their launch. We’re incredibly proud to have already helped launch titles such as Dunkirk … Continue reading The Oscars 2018 – Does critical buzz translate to box office success?
Here at eXPD8 we’re proud to have handled the implementation of the point of sale for the launches of many great films such as Despicable Me 3, Dunkirk, Bridget Jones’s Baby and many more. Often for these big launches, our clients have large elements of eye-catching POS going into store. These are great as they … Continue reading eXPD8 discusses the advantage of talk-up visits
The reaction to the Theatrical release of Warner’s Dunkirk was phenomenal, bringing home more than £56 Million at the UK Box Office and forecasting huge opportunities for video sales. The Home Entertainment launch was scheduled for the 18th December, and although the potential rewards of a triple-A release so close to Christmas were tantalising, the … Continue reading Why was the launch of Dunkirk so successful?
As our news feeds are telling us, Valentine’s Day is the next big event in retail and with 41% of UK shoppers buying products for this special day, we know you want to grab a piece of that estimated £1 Billion spend across the retail categories. With the grocery sector taking nearly 80% of all purchases, this … Continue reading Valentine’s Day is the next big event in retail
The Regional Managers at eXPD8 are a varied bunch! Yes, they all do a fabulous job looking after their teams throughout England, Scotland and Ireland, pulling their hair out trying to collate schedules together on time, to ensure all our clients requests are met, not to mention dealing with sickness, holidays and liaising with the … Continue reading 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Our Regional Managers
After a frighteningly impressive box office run that saw IT become the most successful horror movie of all time and the biggest ever US September release, Pennywise and ‘The Losers Club’ kicked off 2018 with a bang by launching on DVD, Blu-ray and 4K on 15th January. Here at eXPD8, we were delighted (and more … Continue reading Making ‘IT’ Successful – 7 Steps to a successful Home Entertainment Launch
As statistics of mental health problems in our society are ever on the increase, we understand the importance of mental health and wellbeing. Here at eXPD8 we value our people and we see each individual as a whole not just as an employee. We understand that we all need to play our part in managing … Continue reading Supporting Mental Health in the workplace