London & South East
By Natasha Evans, analyst, @Pragmauk– a St Ives Group company
The new Foyles flagship store was unveiled on London’s Charing Cross Road in July, in the iconic former Central Saint Martin’s building. With customers hailing it ‘the future of the modern bookstore’, I decided it was time to see the store for myself.
I visited the store with trepidation that it might have lost some of Foyles’ charm in the quest for modernisation, whilst simultaneously compromising the quirkiness of the original Saint Martin's building. Whilst this fear wasn't unfounded, the store is big, bright and has irrefutably thrown Foyles into the 21st Century.
Raindance Film Festival today announced three new partnerships for the 22nd edition of the festival, which takes place from the 24th September – 5th October 2014 in London.
Europe’s leading independent film festival will receive funding from the British Film Institute as it recognises Raindance’s continued commitment to supporting and celebrating the work of the independent film industry. [more…]
To celebrate the launch of My Monopoly – the Monopoly game that allows players to personalise properties, tokens and more – visitors to Westfield Stratford this weekend will get the chance to experience Monopoly like never before.
Hasbro will be inviting shoppers to take part in an experiential version of the world’s favourite board game as part of a campaign activated by OMD UK, and in partnership with Talon, Grand Visual and Ambient.
— Will Corry (@slievemore) August 9, 2014