Sustainable Retail: Finding Solutions to Everyone's Problem

Sustainable Retail: Finding Solutions to Everyone’s Problem

Sustainable Retail. It’s serious business. Going green is no longer just a “trend”. It’s a conscious decision that businesses are making to protect the future of the planet and the environment. Not only does transitioning into a sustainable office help the world around you, it can also contribute to a more motivated, healthy and happy … Continue reading Sustainable Retail: Finding Solutions to Everyone’s Problem

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Teamwork makes the dream work: Why is it so important?

Within eXPD8, teamwork is crucial, though of course the majority of jobs out there will involve working in a ‘team’ of some sort. In the broadest sense, it’s our Central Office team working alongside the Field Team to deliver fantastic results for our clients. That’s teamwork. It’s absolutely paramount to the business. It’s at the … Continue reading Teamwork makes the dream work: Why is it so important?

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Valentine’s Day: What does it mean to the UK Retail Market?

Seasonal events mean big business in retail. In 2019, Valentine’s Day sales were worth just over £1bn to the UK Retail Market. This figure was up 0.7% from the previous year. Valentine’s Day 2020 is looking to achieve a similar figure. Even as disposable income becomes squeezed, romantic shoppers can’t help but splash the cash … Continue reading Valentine’s Day: What does it mean to the UK Retail Market?

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Experienced Merchandiser? Your Top 3 Frustrations Explained

Experienced Merchandiser? Your Top 3 Frustrations Explained

I was an experienced merchandiser before I joined eXPD8’s Central Office Team. I appreciate the challenges. The field team face a lot of them. It’s a part of their role and they do it with panache. eXPD8’s Field Team and Central Office teams need to work closely, in parallel, to maximise effective collaboration. But there’s … Continue reading Experienced Merchandiser? Your Top 3 Frustrations Explained

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What is Visual Merchandising and why is it so important?

What is visual merchandising and why is it so important?

What is visual merchandising Visual merchandising is essentially the retail practice of displaying stock in such a way that will attract customers into the store. Everything that we see, from window displays to in-store signage, is a form of visual merchandising and can be used as an effective marketing tool to showcase products, highlighting their … Continue reading What is visual merchandising and why is it so important?

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