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05 Jul 2017

Money for old rope

by Jackie Marshall - Senior Account Director

Money for old rope

Standing in the queue waiting to return some clothing to M&S recently, I noticed the Shwop Drop Bin giving me the opportunity to donate unwanted clothes. It got me thinking about the growing trend for…

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23 May 2017

Testing the power of new packaging

by Mary Anne FitzGerald - Client Services Director

Testing the power of new packaging

I was scrolling through PIG WORLD, the voice of the British Pig industry last week and discovered that Richmond, the nation’s favourite sausage is revamping its range with a new packaging design. Out…

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19 May 2017

Packaged to excess

by Jackie Marshall - Senior Account Director

Packaged to excess

Religiously putting out our recycling bins for collection this week, I reflected on how much the focus on the environment has changed over the last decade. The emphasis has moved from a concept of us…

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12 Apr 2017

It’s a matter of taste

by Mary Anne FitzGerald - Client Services Director

It’s a matter of taste

In the budget last month, Chancellor Philip Hammond issued a surprising update on the Soft Drinks Industry Levy saying he was delighted that the revenue it would generate will be less than forecast.…

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11 Apr 2017

What will your life be like in 2037?

by Jackie Marshall - Senior Account Director

What will your life be like in 2037?

Interesting question and one I was asked to consider in advance of attending an excellent IGD seminar recently entitled ‘Retail in the future, near and far’. It was actually quite hard to envisage…

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21 Mar 2017

Interns and shopping terms

by Ana Galizia - Account Executive

Interns and shopping terms

Do you go to the grocery store or the supermarket? Depending on what side of the pond you’re on will dictate what you call a food retailer. Such a small difference can easily confuse a tourist…

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20 Mar 2017

There’s no such thing as a free coffee!

by Kevin Frost - Creative Partner

There’s no such thing as a free coffee!

Finally, we see that Waitrose are withdrawing…

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15 Mar 2017

Good deeds indeed

by Jackie Marshall - Senior Account Director

Good deeds indeed

Visiting my local Waitrose recently I was given a plastic coin at the checkout to vote for one of three local charities. Being a regular visitor to the store I knew this was not a recent initiative,…

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14 Feb 2017

Love in a (sales) elevator

by Helen Tarver - Senior Account Manager

Love in a (sales) elevator

Love has certainly been in the air again as retailers across the country welcomed increased sales of all things romantic thanks to Valentine’s Day 2017.  Over 50% of gifts are still purchased from the…

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13 Feb 2017

Brands getting personal

by Mary Anne FitzGerald - Client Services Director

Brands getting personal

Personalistion is a hot topic for marketers and KitKat is the latest brand to get up close and personal. Buy a promotional pack before the end of March, enter the unique code on the KitKat website…

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