6th November 2018
Samsung and Vodafone, Lift and Learn Interactive Display Table
We have worked closely with Samsung and Vodafone to design, produce and install an innovative lift and learn display table. Launching in 18 stores from October 2018, customers are encouraged to lift a product and then discover on screen the features, benefits and latest reviews.
POPAI Awards 2018
WHSmith Reading High Street
We are pleased to announce that the PLB Group are officially an award winning agency! We were delighted to win bronze at the 2018 POPAI awards for our innovative design and execution within WHSmith Reading store.
The success of Reading sees the digital concept continue to be rolled out across the UK as WHSmith expand their digital offering in the high street.
Lipault and Jean Paul Gaultier collaborate on travel collection
For Autumn Winter 2018, Lipault have teamed up with Jean Paul Gaultier to create two collections inspired by iconic Jean Paul Gaultier pieces: the tennis-stripe suit and the infamous Madonna corset. As part of the campaign, we created artwork for magazine adverts and outdoor media assets specifically targeted to London.
Samsung Immersive Zone - Carphone Warehouse, Westfield White City
The PLB Group are delighted to have launched the Samsung Immersive Zone in Carphone Warehouse, Westfield White City! The team have used an array of technology in this zone but are particularly excited about the experience table that showcases the features and benefits of the latest Samsung devices using projection mapping. Visit the store to experience for yourselves!
CRISTIANO RONALDO JOINS AMERICAN TOURISTER
In the lead up to the World Cup, American Tourister announced Cristiano Ronaldo as their 2018 Brand Ambassador. To promote the collaboration, the American Tourister team held a series of events giving shoppers the opportunity to win a holiday and signed luggage set by posing alongside the large bespoke Bon Air prop suitcase that we designed and produced. To be entered with a chance of winning, shoppers had to post their photos on social media and tag the campaign slogan #BringBackMore. We installed the giant suitcase prop and football stand as part of a nationwide roadshow, to coincide with the roadshows, we also created the assets for a UK wide outdoor media campaign.
HUGO BOSS Pop-up Store, PGA Wentworth 2018
As official clothing sponsor of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, HUGO BOSS briefed us to create a
pop-up store in the Championship village that not only acted as a retail store but to also have an exclusive
area for VIP invited guests.
ToyFair - Asmodee Modern Classics
The PLB Group recently designed and produced some prototype FSDU's for our client Asmodee. These were displayed at ToyFair in both the UK and Nuremburg. The purpose of these prototypes was to gauge interest from retailers who might potentially stock the Modern Classics range of games in their stores. Feedback has been positive so far, with some great suggestions and amends to the design which we are currently implementing. Watch this space for the final product!
1st February 2018
Retail Week - Feature WHSmith
Retail Week presented the new WHSmith 'Concept Store' in Reading High Street. The PLB Group was privileged to work with WHSmith in developing their Tech Express Area, unveiling their move into the Smart Home market with leading smart home brands.
Consumer Electronics Show CES2018
Our team from the PLB Group were hugely excited to be able to attend another year at #CES2018 in Las Vegas. CES is renowned as the gathering place for all of those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. For over 50 years CES has been the global platform where next generation innovations are introduced into the marketplace, so it certainly attracts the world's business leaders and pioneering thinkers. Such a great place for our team to immerse themselves and this is what they loved the most,
Mercedes Benz - Smart Vision EQ self-driving
car of the future.
Polaroid - One of our favourites this year had to be Polaroid's new 3D printers
Samsung - SmartThing cloud, Soon you'll be able to control your connected Samsung gadgets through one program instead of a messy bunch of apps.
Intel - A magical performance by Intel's 250 drones - definitely a highlight - Wow!
Playstation - VR Headset Dan our MD had great fun demoing this one!
Digital TechExpress makeover in
WHSmith Kings Cross Station
PLB have worked with WHSmith Travel to design and implement a new shopping experience and eye-catching window display for travellers passing through their London Kings Cross store.
PLB Group are pleased to announce that we have again been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace.
Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors.
PLB Group’s high standard has set an example which will enhance
our ability to work with many major organisations who, simply cannot afford to run the risk of partnering with suppliers who are not able to prove they have robust health and safety policies in place. SafeContractor ensures we are consistently delivering the high standards expected.
We are very proud of our team. Consistently working at such a high standard has been rewarded with gaining this prestigious accreditation.
Consumer Electronics Show 2017
PLB Group attended CES, the world's largest meeting of technology innovators and enthusiasts, in Las Vegas. The show brought new innovation in TV with Samsung’s new Q LED and displayed a number of developments within Smart Home technology. An array of companies from around the world showcased their latest innovations. Here’s just a few we particularly enjoyed…
URB-E - We really, really want one of these!
MYMANU - From Star Trek to reality - language translation ear buds!
MOPIC - 3D content without the glasses.
American Tourister Pop-up Bar
Having designed and installed the American Tourister Pop-up Bar, it is continuing to tour the country
attracting customers to their social media campaigns
Samsonite Autumn Fair
We continue to partner with Samsonite installing a new window display for their 2016 Autumn Fair
Expanding our fleet
As we continue to grow we’ve added an additional Luton van to our fleet enabling our fulfilment and installation teams to be more proactive.