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An Open Letter from CEO, David Campbell

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When you’re part of a burgeoning industry, you always want to hear stories of success and celebration. An article was published early last week, highlighting another company and their latest restaurant project in Long Island, NY. While Boxman Studios supports all professionals in the industry, this article contained some misleading statements that aren’t indicative of […]

Back to Basics: Re-purposing Shipping Containers

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Shipping containers, also known as intermodal containers, are large metal boxes made to house goods as they are transported by land or by water. They commonly come in lengths of 20 feet or 40 feet but there are containers as short as 8 feet or as long as 56 feet. A typical container measures 8 […]

3 Practical Tips for Wayfinding

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Wayfinding is all about making spaces navigable. It’s an easy scenario to play out. You’re attending your first music festival. The grounds go on for a mile, your tickets are getting scanned and you’re famished from the long walk from parking lot to festival. How do you know where to go to find food? Do […]

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 […]

4 Characteristics That Set GREAT Designers Apart

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Creativity is often mistook for being an innate characteristic; not something that can be learned or achieved, but something only a very small, very special population acquires at birth. It’s very easy to shake off a call to adventure because you’re not “creative enough” or “innovative enough.” But the truth is, creativity isn’t a birthmark, […]

Behind Boxman Studios’ Price Tag

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What is most important to agency account executives when planning events or tradeshows for clients? Customer service? Creativity? References? All of these answers are correct on some level, but ultimately, AEs need to know what’s on the price tag. And every day, vendors sink or swim based on the agency’s comfort level with that number. […]

A Battle Like No Other

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Last weekend reminded us why there’s no time quite like college football time. Bristol Motor Speedway was completely transformed into a spectacle unlike any other. The inaugural rivalry game between the Tennessee Volunteers and the Virginia Tech Hokies was one for the books. And we couldn’t help but notice how much the Speedway transformation reminded […]

Online Retail Giant is moving in on Physical Locations

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Your biggest surprise this fall isn’t going to be running into holiday displays and pop-ups much earlier than expected, it’s going to be WHO is popping up. E-commerce giant and online shopping revolutionary, Amazon, will be setting up shop in a store near you this fall. Following their announcement to build physical bookstores in New […]

Boxman Studios is Ready for Battle

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The countdown to the first-ever Battle at Bristol is officially underway. With less than 10 days to go, Boxman Studios is excited to be able to participate in this year’s rivalry football game, with Tennessee taking on Virginia Tech. We will be hanging out in the Lady Equipment Co. parking lot chatting all things football […]