My first day nerves quickly evaporated when I started my new job at eXPD8. I was immediately introduced to two other girls who were also on their first day. Emerald, Emily and myself, (the newbies) were thrown into our first week which passed in an exciting blur of meet and greets, training and office orientation. … Continue reading My first 8 weeks as Retail Insight Administrator at eXPD8
We love Batman here at eXPD8, so the upcoming Home Entertainment release of The LEGO Batman Movie has got the whole office excited. From Adam West’s trusty shark repellent to Christian Bale’s raspy growl, every actor to play Batman has given the character their own unique twist. Everyone has their favourite version, and with Will … Continue reading The many faces of Batman!
A study from Warwick University has found an overwhelming message from their latest research into positivity and profit – the happier a workplace, the more productive it will be. Not that I am biased or anything… but the eXPD8 central office is a pretty happy place to be. We work hard but also find time … Continue reading The importance of a happy work force
After 14 wonderful years at our home on Orchard Street, our burgeoning central office team has finally outgrown its home and it’s time to re-locate. Our brand and culture are extremely important to us so we wanted to find somewhere that could accommodate our needs whilst also portraying the right image and working environment. On … Continue reading eXPD8 are moving!
The 28th April is annual World Health and Safety Day which promotes the prevention of occupational accidents globally. It is an awareness-raising campaign intended to focus international attention on the magnitude of the problem and on how promoting and creating a safety and health culture can help reduce the number of work-related deaths and injuries. … Continue reading Serious about safety
eDUK8 Learning Management System is our 24/7 web-based online learning platform that we use to support our colleagues with enhancing their current skill set. Whether it’s improving personal skills or undertaking learning that’s directly tailored to the job in mind, eDUK8 covers it all. And the online system allows our remote field team to access the platform … Continue reading eDUK8 – Our Online Learning Management System
A few months back over the Christmas holiday, myself and the family took a trip to the cinema to watch Sully: Miracle on the Hudson. Bearing in mind 5 out of the 6 of us were soon off on transatlantic flights, it may not have been the best choice of film, however it did not … Continue reading Sully: Miracle on the Hudson – Film Review
When it comes to marketing your products or running a promotional campaign, the retail landscape can be difficult to navigate without specialist expertise. Our heritage is in retail which means we understand the challenges faced by brands and can speak the same language when it comes to developing processes that deliver service excellence first time… … Continue reading 4 Common Pain Points for Brands
Now in its 15th year, eXPD8 has grown from modest beginnings to become a well-known name in the Retail and Field Marketing industry. We’re often asked where the name originated, so here, eXPD8’s Founding Director Peter Bailey explains. “eXPD8, pronounced “expediate” is an alternative to the word expedite, which means to accomplish promptly, to speed up. At the time we set up the company, we perceived … Continue reading Where did the name eXPD8 come from?
This Monday saw the DVD and Blu-ray release of the eagerly anticipated ‘A Street Cat Named Bob’. Based on the bestselling autobiography by James Bowen, the movie explores the struggles of a recovering drug addict and street busker and his life altering friendship with man’s other best friend (That’s Bob of course). This is a … Continue reading Meeting Street Cat Bob!