This year Father’s Day will fall on Sunday 19th June and this is one of the many events in the gifting calendar that can generate significant retail sales. Field marketing professionals are able to give support to marketing operations. This includes Point of Sale set up, ensuring fixtures are clean, fully stocked and placed in a … Continue reading Could your brand benefit from some Field Marketing Support this Father’s Day?
After four outings as James Bond, achieving a remarkable $4,000,000,000+ in Box Office sales worldwide, Daniel Craig is reportedly hanging up his Walther PPK and moving on to pastures new. With many bookmakers suspending their services after a flurry of bets placed on a certain Mr Tom Hiddleston… let’s take a look at some of the other unusual potentials … Continue reading The name’s Savage… Robbie Savage!?
Technology is moving at a fast pace these days – we’ve had smart TVs, LED TVs, HD TVs, 3D TVs, curved screens, and now the latest thing that is set to take over is 4K TVs. 4K was a hot topic at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and something for us to … Continue reading The future is 4K
The dark days of February are long gone since I blogged last and here in Central Office we have been busy putting plans into action for the year and laying out our strategy for 2017. By the time you read this, our “people plan” will be out there: training and development for every eXPD8 colleague, … Continue reading An intro to eDUK8 and eXPD8’s Central Office House teams!
eXPD8 prides itself on treating all colleagues fairly and equally and welcomes the Government action on gender pay inequalities in the workplace, which makes it mandatory for larger companies to provide information regarding wages and gender pay data on their websites. New regulations, that will affect around 8,000 employers throughout the UK, aim to eliminate … Continue reading Gender pay in the workplace
With less than 100 days to go before we will be entering the biggest sporting event in Europe in 2016; is your brand ready to deliver a great result! Not only have other home nations Wales and Northern Ireland qualified for the first time in decades, but it’s the very first Euros that will see … Continue reading Euro 2016 – is your brand ready to deliver a great result?!
“Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open” – Dalai Lama It’s a day to day occurrence that the exact same object or situation can look completely different if more than one person is involved. Whether it’s a breath-taking view, the colour of a dress or how good you believe a … Continue reading eXPD8’s Employee Representative Group
The first ‘Now’ was released on 28th November 1983 and featured 30 UK hit singles on a double vinyl LP & cassette. Fast forward 33 years to 18th March 2016 and ‘Now 93’ was released on double CD & digital download featuring 44 massive hits. The music buyer in Morrisons briefed eXPD8 to assist store set ups on this exciting … Continue reading eXPD8 support the successful ‘Now 93’ album launch in Morrisons
I had been invited to attend Barr Beacon School on the 4th March to talk to some of the Film, Media and Business classes about what I do, and what it’s like to work as part of an entertainment team in Field Marketing. This was a fantastic opportunity to meet some new people, get a … Continue reading eXPD8 Account Manager Susan Robins, takes on a class of 30 inquisitive school children!