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What to Expect from Boxman’s Design Department

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Why would someone use kinetic architecture to build their restaurant, retail space, or event venue? For the environmentally conscious, reusing shipping containers that would otherwise be left to rust is a more sustainable option. For the financial conscious, our expedited design and build process means that businesses can see more return quicker. For the innovators, […]

Happy Holidays from Our CEO, David Campbell

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As 2016 ends and our team begins to ramp-up for the new year, today seemed like the perfect time to reflect on everything that we have accomplished, how we arrived here, and our plans for a very exciting future! First, I would like to acknowledge the entire Boxman Studios team and their families, our wonderful […]

Experiential Marketing Should Feel Like a Good Date

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Like any good love story, the beginning of a marketing relationship should begin with “Once upon a time,” and a good first date. When you like someone and want to connect with them on a personal level you listen, learn, hold their attention, and meet in person- just like successful experiential marketing departments. Keep reading […]

Why is Experiential Marketing Important for Food Brands?

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What obstacle do all B2C Food Service providers face? It is nearly impossible to convince someone to become a reoccurring customer of your product without an opportunity to try the food first. When asked by Sampling Advisors, “What would induce you to try a new product or brand?”, 73% of consumers said “product sample.” So, […]

C-Stores Revolutionize Online and Offline Retail

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Wal-Mart is developing convenience stores offering free, same-day online grocery pickup. We’ve completely glazed-over this big-box evolution, in the wake of Amazon’s line-free hassle-free retail concept that’s recently been hitting the newswire. Much like a traditional convenience store, they’ll offer fuel pumps and keep on-hand inventory of grab-and-go items like sandwiches, coffee and more basic […]

Finding Value in Kinetic Architecture (2016)

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If you’re considering shipping container architecture for your event marketing, food service, or retail projects, chances are you’re looking for something different; something that stick-and-brick construction and cheap tents can’t provide. You have unique desires that only kinetic architecture can address. So, when you’re looking for the merit in utilizing our shipping container and purpose-built […]

Budgeting for On-Demand Retail 101

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Historically, pop-up retail has been a sign of desperation. Temporary stores meant your business wasn’t doing well, so you had to sacrifice space and inventory to stay afloat. Those days are long gone, as everyone from Amazon to Kanye West are finding a lucrative business model in temporary retail and pop-up shops. Ideal for boosting […]

Marketing Lessons from Game of Thrones

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When you love something, you draw parallels between those overarching themes and marketing, right? So, to express my love for Game of Thrones, I’ve chosen to honor the show with these two marketing lessons that just happen to line up perfectly with some of my favorite quotes. The truth is, the lessons have little to […]

How is working with Boxman Studios different?

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Anyone can modify a shipping container. The only ingredients you need are a blowtorch and a reckless sense of danger. While you certainly CAN modify your own container, chances are you probably shouldn’t. And you probably shouldn’t trust the general contractor that “has seen it on TV” and is “pretty sure” he can do it. […]

Kinetic Architecture or Modular Construction?

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When considering the differences in kinetic architecture and conventional modular construction practices, we’re often asked, “What do you offer outside of a trendy look?” While wow-factor is definitely a benefit of working with shipping containers for kinetic architecture, it’s far from the only perk. Forgive us for our bias, and read through our list of […]