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Hire Promotional StaffHire Promotional Staff from Leading Suppliers of Temporary Staff at Olympia London

As a promotional staffing agency, we have been providing temporary staff and promotional models for events at venues across London including premier event venue, Olympia London.

About Olympia London

Olympia London is one of the capital’s premier event centres. Attracting a range of events, it ensures a diverse audience is attracted through its doors. And like other even centres, it certainly has a long and successful history of doing so.

Sited on a famous vineyard, Olympia London threw open its doors on Boxing Day 1886 and has never looked back. It is not a building that has been simply ‘built’, with the original sections of Olympia being handcrafted.

In 2017, it welcomes 24,000 visitors to its exhibitions halls meaning well over 1.5 million people have attended exhibitions and events here over the years. Since it opened, every British reigning monarch has visited, with many other members of the royal family being spotted at various shows and exhibitions over the years.

Surrounded by hotels, bars and restaurants, Olympia London also has its own serving tube station, making it one of the most easily accessible exhibition centres in the capital. So no wonder, with everything that it offers, Promotional Staff London provide temporary staff and promotional teams for events at this prestigious venue all year round.

Promotional staff for hire at Olympia London events

With a full and diverse calendar of annual events and exhibitions, our promotional staffing services in London are in constant demand.

Using local staff, your budget stretches further but without compromising the quality of the service and delivery from the promotional team you hire.

Boasting a range of skills, experiences and abilities, our temporary staff are able to offer a range of exhibition and event services in London including;

  • Meet and greet VIPs
  • Manage reception desk and facilities
  • Make sales appointments
  • Generate sales leads
  • Hand out flyers and other marketing materials
  • Scanning service using the latest technology and apps
  • Collect business cards
  • Wear branded uniforms to confirm a positive impression
  • Booth and stand management
  • Promotional models for fashion events, catwalks and wedding shows
  • Logistical staff teams for setting up stands and packing away
  • And much, much more

Book your promotional team for Olympia London today

For a fast and free quotation to hire professional promotional staff service at Olympia London events, call the booking team on 0844 800 0071 or complete the contact form below.

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Are Exhibitions the Right Fit for Your BrandAre Exhibitions the Right Fit for Your Brand?

If you’ve ever pondered the question are exhibitions worth it, you will have come up with either a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answer. You may have calculated the time and cost involved in exhibiting and, as a result, decided it wasn’t the right move for your brand.

Or you decided to take a calculated risk by exhibiting at a trade show or conference. Fueled by a strong marketing strategy relating to before, during and after the show, you reaped the rewards.

Which is it for your brand?

Exhibitions can be a great move for any business, established brands and start-ups. They can also be the right place to launch a product or give out samples or demonstrate a product.

Deciding whether exhibiting is the right move for your brand is only one part of the equation. Here’s what else you need to think about…

#1 Are you being realistic?

Exhibition, trade show and event organisers will always put a positive spin on the benefits and advantages of their event including footfall statistics to how much the show has grown over the years.

The reality of exhibitions is quite harsh – exhibiting at events makes for a long, tiring day, creating a hostile working environment for your team. The trade show floor is noisy, busy and hot.

And yet, it is fun, exciting and thrilling, especially when you make your first sale or have your first qualified lead.

Exhibitions are hard work, no doubt about it, and so you have to be realistic – is an exhibition something you and your team can handle on their own or do you need to hire promotional staff too?

#2 Are you at the right exhibition?

Before signing up and parting with a few pounds of your hard earned cash, you need to be 100% confident you have signed up for the right exhibition.

Again, it is about seeing past all the marketing and aligning your marketing strategy and goals with what the exhibition is offering. You might want to consider or research;

  • WHO are the attendees? – there may be thousands of people pouring through the exhibition venue doors in London but are they your customer demographic?
  • WHO else is exhibiting? – this isn’t about making sure you don’t clash with your competitors but checking to see if there are brands who complement yours.
  • Knowing who else is exhibiting at the event gives you a clear idea of who the exhibition will appeal to.
  • Are attendees looking to buy – not all exhibitions are set up as buying and selling events but more for networking and capturing leads. Make sure you understand why people are attending and adjust your exhibition booth accordingly.
#3 Do you have the right team?

Working a stand at an exhibition is not everyone’s idea of fun. Those awkward initial conversations, being unsure how to engage with people, the basics of how to qualify a lead or even to make a sale – you are asking a lot of someone whose skill set lies elsewhere.

Thus, making sure you have the right team is the cornerstone of a successful exhibition.

There are options for bringing along the best team for an exhibition;

  • Training – you could train staff to become the sales and promotional team you need for the exhibitions in London and beyond you have booked for the coming year but, if that isn’t their job, will they want to do it?
  • Hire exhibition staff – hire the people with the skills you need from brand ambassadors to salespeople, hiring a team of experienced experts is surely the better step forward for your next exhibition?

With planning and the right people and a great product or service, exhibitions are still a great marketing tool for any brand!

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Hire Professional Promotional and Event Staff for Vape Jam UKHire Professional Promotional and Event Staff for Vape Jam UK

Staring four years ago, the Vape Jam UK event has grown in popularity – and no wonder with the rising tide of popularity in vaping. With an event held at ExCeL London in April and a second jam in Liverpool in October 2019, if you are in the vaping industry, hiring the best promotional and event staff is critical.

Why is Vape Jam UK so popular?

The number of people vaping is increasing year on year – by 2020.  It is estimated that 55 million people globally will vape! – and with the UK being one of the biggest markets, it no wonder that Vape Jam UK in London is a big and growing event.

It isn’t just a trade show. It is an event that wants to debunk misconceptions around vaping. Research shows that the majority of people vape because they want to curb a smoking habit and that they believe it is not as bad for their health as smoking tobacco products. People said they also vape because it didn’t bother other people, there were more places they could do it and enjoyment of different flavours ranked highly too.

Thus, vaping is seen as a choice, an option that the vaper has considered and decided they like and is the reason why Vape Jam UK is so successful – it pulls together like-minded people sharing an experience.

And that’s why showcasing your vaping products, demonstrating the latest innovations and tech at Vape Jam UK is so important. That’s why hiring London-based exhibition and promotional staff from Promotional Staff London is a great move.

Hire the best promotional models, girls and exhibition staff from the best promotional staffing agency

It’s a heady claim and one that we stick by! We are a leading promotional staffing agency with hundreds of London-based promotional models, girls and exhibition staff.   All of whom are knowledgeable, intelligent, sassy and passionate about clients, their brands and the event at which they are promoting them.

Vaping is no different. We have supplied promotional staff for many vaping brands at this event and others.  So with our experience in providing the best promotional girls and staff for events, why would you go elsewhere.

Easy booking of promotional staff too

Booking your dynamic team of promotional staff shouldn’t be hard…

  • We only hire and work with the very best of promotional staff so that our client get the best people and the best service every time.
  • Confident we are the go-to agency when you contact us to hire promotional models and exhibition staff for Vape Jam UK  You know we have the people who will understand your product and showcase in its best light.
  • Reliable self-starters, our promotional models are reliable, offering a responsive marketing and promotional service that fits with your brand ethos.

We well as promotional models, we can supply demonstrators and sampling staff, brand ambassadors, hostesses for VIP events at Vape Jam UK and more.

Simply call us on 0844 800 0071 or use the online contact form to book your amazing promotional models and exhibition staff team from Promotional Staff London.

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5 Tips for Successful Brand Promotion at a Trade Show or Exhibition5 Tips for Successful Brand Promotion at a Trade Show or Exhibition

There are hundreds of trade shows and exhibitions held at London event centres every year.  Finding new, innovative ways to stand out on a busy trade show floor can be daunting. take a look at these five tips…

#1 Entertain

Think back to the last trade show or exhibition you attended as a delegate – which trade show booth did you remember after the show had closed? More than likely, it was the one that was entertaining and fun.

Most brands will use the tried and tested format of ‘selling’ or exhibiting at a show – identify the consumer’s problem and offer a solution, possibly with a discount attached if they buy on the day.

Whilst there is nothing wrong with this, it isn’t memorable. In our experience, the booths that make an impact are the ones with demonstrations or samples.

#2 Informative

Research has found that the main reason why delegates sign up to attend a trade show or exhibition is to lean something. Knowing that is what people are looking for, means you know what to offer.

So, an entertaining booth full of information should do the trick… but what about offering even more value? As they learn from you, why not invite them to take a seat and maybe enjoy a bottle of water?

#3 Tell a story

Stories are ways in which people remain connected but it is different to a narrative because storytelling emotionally connects people. From jeopardy to happiness, telling a story hooks people.

Trade show marketing is about people to people marketing because as we know, people buy from people. Appealing to people’s emotions is a sure fire way of connecting with people but the big question is, how can you include this powerful tool in your next trade show stand?

Have you considered hiring a team of professional promotional staff?

#4 Strategy

The trade show organises promise thousands of people will attend the show and you rub your hands with glee, the pound signs flickering before your eyes. But just because thousands of people attend the show is no guarantee of success. If delegates and customers are walking past your booth and not stopping to interact, you are not optimising opportunity.

A strategy lays out your goals and the plan you have to reach these. From understanding why you are opting to exhibit at that show to what you want to achieve by the end of the trade show, a trade show strategy is a driver to success.

#5 Define success

The show has ended, the marketing material is back in the box and the booth is packed away and you ask yourself on the long journey home, was it worth it?

Yes, you might say, “I sold X amount of stock or have a database full of contacts”. If you can give this kind of detail, then you have clearly thought about your goals, populated a trade show strategy and understand what signifies success for you.

What’s your target for your next event, trade show or exhibition?

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ExCeL London – What’s On in February 2019ExCeL London – What’s On in February 2019

Keep your finger on the pulse of what is happening at London’s leading event centres this February.

ICE London 5-7 February 2019

ICE Gaming is making a return for a three-day event, attendees from across the globe will muster at ExCeL London bringing the latest solutions, content and innovations across the gaming industry.

London Affiliate Conference 6-9 February 2019

Over 5,000 delegates are expected to attend this prestigious event at ExCeL. With seminars, workshops and ample networking opportunities, it promises to be a busy 3-day event. But be quick to register for the biggest iGaming affiliate marketing event in the world – and don’t forget to book your event staff too!

MOVE 12-13 February 2019

Bringing together hundreds of speakers across 280 sessions, 9 conference streams and 120 exhibitors, this event looks at the latest innovations in keeping us all moving in the cities.

Billed at the most important urban mobility event, the latest tech, business models and innovations such as smart city solutions will be on show.

The London Classic Car Show 14-17 February 2019

It has established itself as the best classic car event in the UK and no wonder. Filled to bursting with everything and anything a class car enthusiast could possibly need, the easy transport links and accessibility of ExCeL London is not lost on attendees nor exhibitors.

With plenty of new sessions on offer, this is the type of show that never gets old.

VidCon 14-17 February 2019

Rubbing shoulders at the same time as the Classic Car Show, VidCon is not too far away.

It’s a testament to ExCeL London that it can accommodate a huge car show and the largest event for anyone who loves creating video and building diverse communities. There are ‘meet and greets’, fireside chats, interactive experiences, you name it, they have it.

The Carole Nash MCN Motorcycle Show 15-17 February 2019

Not content with hosting two shows at the same time, ExCeL London is hosting a third with the motorcycle show to ends all motorcycle shows. This year, organisers are promising more: more bikes, bargain, celebrities, legends on and off the track and more trade show stands too.

Professional Beauty London 24-25 February 2019

The beauty and wellness industry is booming in the UK – no wonder there will 800 brands from the beauty, spa and wellness industry under one roof at ExCeL London at the end of February! With showcases and demonstrations, don’t forget to book your male and female models with Promotional Staff UK.

HJ Live! 24-25 February 2019

Running at the same time as the largest beauty event in the UK is the HJ Live! hair event. for everything new and innovative within the hair styling and cutting industry, this is the place you need to be. With demonstrations and a busy trade show floor, it too promises to be a big event.

BVE Live 26-28 February 2019

It is the leading event in the world of broadcasting, production and media tech in the UK. Expect plenty of leading innovations and cutting tech ideas at this year’s show. Bringing together creative minds from across the industry, this is an event that will attract plenty of attention.

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Making Face to Face Marketing Even More EffectiveMaking Face to Face Marketing Even More Effective

The saying people buy from people has been the fuel of many a marketing plan and yet, so many brands fail to really make the most of it. With the London trade show and exhibition calendar a busy one, optimising your presence at the next event is crucial for your business.

The answer lays in face to face marketing but how can it be made more effective? Why is hiring promotional staff the answer?

Representing your brand

Many businesses fall at the first hurdle by assuming that everyone knows who they are, what they do and, most importantly, their brand identity. Whether you use your own employees, hire a professional London promotional staffing agency or opt for a mix of both, there are key questions that must be answered before the trade show;

What sets you apart?

Your unique selling point (USP) is one thing but understanding what sets your brand apart from others is also about understanding the difference in how it is perceived. Do the booth staff really understand your brand?

What are your brand promises?

The benefits your brand offers customers is what makes you and what you do attractive. Again, professional promotional staff who are briefed with this information before the event are the team more likely to succeed in pushing your business forward in a competitive marketplace.

Do you put clients and customers at the heart of your business?

Everyone who owns or runs a business is essentially after one thing – turning a profit. Profit for many entrepreneurs means success. Clearly, the financial side is important but that doesn’t mean it has to be at the expense of your customers.

A company that looks to solve the problems of customers is one that is seen as a quality brand to buy from and do business with.

But again, the professional promo team on your stand need to understand this in relation to your business.

Managing the promotional team

Anyone who has spent more than an hour or two on a busy trade show stand or booth will know just how exhausting it is. A steady stream of people to talk to, their intentions qualified, marketing information given out, contact details collected, competitions hosted, demonstrations given…

The list goes on. When energy levels flag, motivation slows down with it and this means that a lacklustre approach can set in.

Impressions in face-to-face marketing are everything and so the promo team need to be just as bouncy at 5 pm as they were when the doors opened at 10 am.

But it’s a big ask. And that’s why your promo team at your next London event needs a team leader. This is the person who manages the booth and the promo team on the day. They make sure the right branding speak is used, they assign breaks, they keep everything on track.

Do YOU have the right staff for your next London trade show?

Hiring professional teams of promotional staff can make the difference between an ‘OK’ performance at a London trade show and a stratospheric one. Briefed in what you need and want from the event, our teams offer an intelligent, responsive and agile approach, underpinned by training and experience.

Now is the time to contact Promotional Staff London to book your promotional staff team!

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The Fundamentals of Lead GenerationThe Fundamentals of Lead Generation (and How Promotional Staff London Can be Part of it!)

There are many tools and vehicles you will use to fuel and drive business growth. Clearly, they will all be aimed at increasing your market share. That means more new customers and enticing repeat custom from loyal customers.

Lead generation is an important marketing tactic. But why work with a lead generation agency? Why employ this tool as a business growth tool?

What is lead generation?

A ‘lead’ is someone who shows an interest in buying a product or service from you. There are many ways in which a ‘lead’ arrives at your brand;

  • By completing an online survey
  • Signing up your e-newsletter
  • Requesting more information
  • Making contact at a trade show with your marketing team

There are many more examples but the lesson is clear – someone who shows an interest in buying from your company will be more open to you making contact them in the future about what you have to offer.

In this sense, lead generation is not cold calling or fishing for custom from people who are ‘cold’, and yet to be introduced to your business.

The essence of lead generation – to encourage interaction

Marketing comes in many shapes, including online and offline funnels and channels. But the essence is simple: to encourage people to interact with your brand.

As a promotional staffing and lead generation agency, we work with clients on lead generation projects in London all the time. From the sales teams at trade shows and exhibitions to our street marketing teams, we offer experiential marketing experiences that bring a brand alive.

This has proven time and again to be an effective lead generation experience. People like to see the ‘human’ side of a brand and with intelligent, responsive marketing staff driving your campaign, you can be assured of a higher success rate.

Buying leads

You may have come across service from other companies who offer to sell your leads.

These are the contact details of a potentially large customer base… or that’s what they will tell you. But this is akin to cold calling because none of these customers has prior contact with your company. You’ll find buying leads not as successful as you think.

What is a qualified lead?

In effect, buying leads is a form of procuring ‘unqualified leads’ – people who don’t know you, what you offer and so on.

A qualified lead is someone who has shown an interest in your products or services and is ‘measured’ by your marketing team as having a genuine interest in buying.
Some people ‘window shop’. They are simply looking. They like your brand and products but may not be ready to buy just yet. A qualified lead is someone who is. They have the purchasing power and the authority to make the buying decision.

By understanding what a qualified lead is and who they are, you can assign resources and time accordingly to turn them into a buying customer.

How to qualify a lead

Marketing teams at trade shows, exhibitions, and so on can qualify a lead by assigning a score. This denotes how ‘warm’ a lead is to buying from your company. For example, 1 could be ‘shown an interest, may buy in the long term’ with 5 being ‘ready to buy, has the purchasing authority’ and so on.

Part of your marketing package

Great offers on exceptional products or services, with customer service that is second-to-none, will attract customers – or leads – and you need to be confident you can turn them into paying customers.  Hire experienced promotional staff to help you get more leads!

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Should Start-Ups Invest in Trade Show and Exhibitions_Should Start-Ups Invest in Trade Show and Exhibitions?

As a start-up, you will want to find and exploit as many marketing opportunities as possible. Thus, you may think, it makes perfect sense to set up a booth at a trade show. Or is it?

What is the best way of harnessing the power and opportunity of a trade show or exhibition for a new business?

Trade shows, exhibitions, conferences, call them what you will, events that attract a large footfall of your customer demographic seem the ideal choice to launch your start-up.

Are you ready to exhibit at a trade show?

The first question you need to ask yourself as a startup is whether you are ready to exhibit.

There are many reasons why this may not be the case;

  • Are your products or services sufficiently tested and ready for the marketplace?
  • Do you have the back end of the business in place? Too much too soon can kill a business just as fast as having no customers.
  • Is your brand ready?

Essentially, the question you need to answer is this – if you exhibited at a trade show and received a flood of orders, could you deliver?

By not delivering or getting it wrong, you will damage your budding business reputation and that can be difficult to claw back.

How to use a trade show for your start-up?

If you decide your business is not yet ready to exhibit, attending the trade show as an attendee is a useful exercise.

  • You can see your competitors and examine how they interact and showcase themselves.
  • You also get to see other business you could collaborate with.
  • You see market trends in action, get a feel for what is changing and what is tipped for being on trend in the coming months.
  • You get to see the deals that people put on for trade shows and exhibitions.

In other words, you get to expand your vision before you showcase your start-up at a busy trade show or exhibition.

Do you have the resources for a trade show?

Trade shows, exhibitions, fairs and conferences are busy, bustling events which can make getting noticed difficult. In a sea of noise, you need to have the resource to stand your ground and attract people to your brand and stand.

There is no denying that exhibiting at a trade show sucks resources – and not just your budget. There are hidden aspects to consider, such as;

  • Staffing the office, production, answering the phone, responding to email, all the ‘backstage’ admin tasks that keep your business ticking.
  • Staffing the stand is a long, tiring day but achievable for a one-day event but what about trade shows that last two, three or even four days?
  • The cost of the stand, furnishing it, travel, accommodation, freebies, roller banners, leaflets, marketing materials and more.
Are you making the right choice of trade show?

There are hundreds of trade shows and events held at venues across the UK each year.

From seasonal gift and craft fairs to industry-specific events, choosing the right trade show is important.

As a quick guide, you need to be objective about who is attending the show in terms of your customer demographic as well as looking at the exhibition list. As well as the cost of hiring a stand, what other extras do you need to fund?

When exhibiting at a trade show is right for your start-up…

* You need to be clear on your objectives of attending the show.
* Have goals to drive for on your stand, whether that is gathering leads or increasing sales.
* Consider professional promotional staffing help to cover busy points or to offer specialist activities such as sampling staff, demonstrators, or sales teams.
* Be part of the show by sponsoring or hosting VIP events.
* Be confident in what you offer and make sure everyone hears your message!

At Promotional Staffing London, we work with all sizes of business including start-ups and new, emerging businesses at trade shows and exhibitions at major London venues such as London Olympia and Excel.

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Trade Show Staff – Hiring Promotional Staff Vs. EmployeesTrade Show Staff – Hiring Promotional Staff Vs. Employees

Exhibition and trade show season is upon us. At major venues across the UK, there are trade shows that cover every industry and sector, from Grand Designs Live to the National Pet Show.

That means for every business, there is an upcoming promotional event that could see their profit margin increase. Booking a trade show stand is all well and good – now you need to staff it.

And that produces a conundrum of ‘which is best – using employees or hiring professional promotional staff’?

Solving the Trade Show Staff Conundrum

#1 Knowledge & enthusiasm

For many clients, this is the issue that they often raise with us – promotional staff may have the enthusiasm, but what about knowledge?

Conversely, employees may have the in-depth knowledge but is the enthusiasm there to staff the trade show stand all day long and for several days on end.

A combination of both is clearly what any brand is aiming for with the people staffing their trade show stand but you will find that with a high-end promotional staffing agency, hire trade show staff do come heavily briefed and with a working knowledge of the client, and their products (or they should!).

#2 Customers & visitors

Exhibitions are often the annual event at which brands are ‘seen’. It is a ready platform in many cases to lunch a new product or showcase services.

The truth is that depending on the exhibition or trade show, buyers may come to browse and collect leads, not necessarily buy on the day.

In other words, making the decision on who the best people are to staff your stand depends on many factors, one of which is the actions and behaviours expected of your customers and visitors on the day.

#3 Costs

Many brands, especially smaller businesses, opt to staff their own trade show or exhibition stand because they think that this will be the cheaper option. It can be but there are downsides;

Time away from the office – for a stand to run well at a busy show, you need a team of three or four people. Can you afford to release this many people from the office?

Understaffing – is worse than having the wrong staff. It creates an impression that as a business, you are just ‘not ready’ for the marketplace.

The returns – not everyone has the gift or skill of being able to attract customer attention, sell or market goods and services. For some employees, a trade show stand is their worst nightmare. Anyone who doesn’t really want to be there or is hating every minute will not bring the returns the company needs. This is not deliberate sabotage on their part but the subconscious message being given out.

Hiring promotional staff for a trade show or exhibition will yield a return on investment

* Flexible – hire one person or hire a whole team, there is no minimum or maximum in terms of number or how long you hire promotional staff for.
* Skillspromotional staff are not only trained but experienced in all kinds of events as well as industries. They have a whole heap of skills, so much so, they make it look easy.
* Creativity – you don’t have to stick with the ‘tried and tested’ either. For example, costume performers circulating with your marketing material makes a great gimmick that gets you noticed or hiring a trained presenter for showing off your products can make people take more notice of who you are.

The answer is…?

For many clients, the answer lays in a mixed team. In other words, they hire promotional staff for an upcoming exhibition, briefed to welcome and chat with customers and to qualify leads.

For example, if the hire promotional staff understand that the person stood in front of them is or could be a buying customer, they filter them through to company employees. If not, they still treat customers like the VIPs that they are!

What has been your experience of hiring professional promotional staff for exhibitions and trade shows?

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black friday sales, hire extra staff, LondonYour Guide to Black Friday and Cyber Monday

With 75% of retailers expected to offer huge discounts during Black Friday 2018, it is no surprise that over half of the UK’s population ware expected to take to the high street stores and online sites of retailers to grab a pre-Christmas bargain. But what is this shopping phenomenon all about?

If you’ve never ventured out on Black Friday before, you may be wondering what it is all about. It is a day all about ‘deal on deal on deal’, a chance to grab a fantastic bargain on a range of items from tech gadgets to clothes.

Black Friday 2018

Black Friday 2018 will be on Friday 23 November and is expected to be as busy as ever. Starting in America, the Black Friday event was a way for retailers to entice customers to part with their money across a range of goods.

With amazing deals on the day, it pays to keep your eyes peeled. Major retailers like Argos started their Black Friday deals a crazy 12 days before and Currys also launch some amazing 50% deals in the few days running up to the main event itself.

Who gets involved?

Most high street giants get involved with Black Friday, mainly because they don’t want to see droves of their customers lining the pockets of their competitors.

There are some amazing deals and some not-so-good deals so don’t get swept away thinking everything is a bargain. Some retailers slash anything between 50% and 60% off ticket prices.

Asda usually has some great deals – but limited stock – as do most other high street stores. Keep your eyes peels for offerings from John Lewis, as well as online giants like Amazon offer Echo products for half their normal price.

Cyber Monday 2018

Cyber Monday turns Black Friday into a long weekend for bargain hunters with, as the name suggests, the Monday following Black Friday the day you can get deals online with retailers too.

But getting to the bargains can be problematic but as any bargain hunter will tell you, you need to hold your nerve;

* Retailers will often keep back some deals so don’t despair if you think you’ve missed out on a bargain. It may be that the cyber weekend yields results late in the day.
* If you have your eye on tech, you need to be in quick. Retailers will not stock hundreds of 4k ultra HD TVs so it is a case of first come, first served.

Don’t lose your head!

Just like shopping at other times of the year, you need to keep your savvy shopping head on;

* Reviews – just like you would at other times of the year, do your research, read the reviews and so on before you buy. That way, you know what you are buying into, especially important if investing in tech.
* Keep your eyes peeled – as many retailers offer excellent discounts before the event.
* Membership – for online retailers, consider joining their exclusive club as you may find for a few pounds annual fee, you get access to bigger deals and before anyone else too.
* Price tracker apps – there are many apps and websites that promise to compare prices. If you are a die-hard Amazon fan, take a look at CamelCamelCamel to compare products and prices.

Any retailer can join in Black Friday or Cyber Monday deal, from the small artisan food stores to the big high street giants. Why not grab a bargain?

Are you a retailer looking to offer huge discounts to your customers this Black Friday? If so, why not hire temporary sales staff for Black Friday or any day of the cyber-weekend event from Promotional Staff London? Call us on 0844 800 0071.

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