2020 What a year!

Well, what a year! 2020 was full of surprises that no one could have ever predicted.

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The Ultimate Retail Marketing Calendar 2021: All the dates you need in one place.

Every year we create a promotional calendar for our clients. Well, this year we're feeling generous and we're sharing it with everyone - you’re welcome! Take a look at all the exciting things to come in 2021... let’s get planning.

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Introducing Destination Marketing

Firstly, we are extremely excited to have recently joined the BALPPA family and look forward to meeting you all digitally over the coming weeks and face to face when possible!

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Embracing The 'New Normal'

It is inevitable that due to COVID-19 the importance of offering value for money with your marketing strategy will be critical.

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Tips for working at home during COVID-19 isolation

Following the government announcement yesterday “People should work from home where they can”, here at Destination we have implemented our work from home action plan, that we have actually had in place and ready to roll out since the outbreak began in the UK.

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The Impact of Eco-conscious Retail

In 2019, the continued demise of the high street as we know it is obvious.Here at Destination, we strongly believe that the high street will never simply vanish, after all the urge to go to the shops will never fully diminish...

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Chatbots: A Current Craze or Here to Stay?

It is becoming a little cliche in the current business climate to keep referencing how technology is advancing all kinds of industries. It’s s also becoming a little predictable to emphasise the mass impact that technology is having on every job role, business or brand.

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Brand Strap-lines

First let me be perfectly honest - I confess to loving brand strap-lines. Over the years they have become an integral yet subtle backwash to my everyday life and I am not ashamed to admit it! However, I realise that they can, for some people, all too readily become an intrusion and a source of confusion?

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Death of the Newsletter in an ever increasingly hyper rich information environment?

There is absolutely no doubt that the creation and online circulation of customer-facing newsletters has had until fairly recently a tremendous impact as an effective method of keeping customers up-to-date and informed about an organisation’s business activities.

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REVO ‘Purple Apple’ Marketing Award – Clifton Down Shopping Centre

The Destination team are delighted that one of our most innovative and dynamic clients, Clifton Down Shopping Centre have scooped a coveted REVO ‘Purple Apple’ Marketing Award in this year’s ‘Cause Related Marketing’ category.

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Working with a Cornish retail centre

Destination CMS are delighted to confirm that they are now working in partnership with – White River Place in St Austell, to help support and develop the centre’s marketing and promotional activities.

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The place to go

If you're planning a holiday, restaurant meal, hotel stay or a great day out, the chances are that you will probably check out TripAdvisor first – increasingly the default information, planning and booking source.

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How social media influences consumer-spending habits

It's difficult to remember a time when social media didn't play such a huge role in our daily lives, yet it's been less than fifteen years since social media really took off!

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Online ticketing with ice-cold efficiency

The summer of 2017 saw the opening of the world's first indoor ice cave at Perlan, one of Iceland's most iconic buildings, offering visitors the unique opportunity to experience walking through a real glacial ice cave.

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Becoming more shopping centered

Well as the dust begins to settle over reduced sales figures, profit warnings, store closures, inevitable mergers etc, it certainly seems as though traditional retailing faces enormous challenges in the year ahead.

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