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3 Places to Launch a Mobile Teaching Kitchen

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With an increased public interest in health and wellness and the medical community’s ever-changing opinion about proper nutrition, as well as an increased need for middle-level jobs in food service, the community as a whole is in dire need of some education. Our solution? Teaching kitchens. You may have seen them before, but never quite […]

From BudgetDumpster: Reinventing the Shipping Container

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Quick, what’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of a shipping container? Is it a house? A pool? What about a restaurant? Chances are, probably not. But for some, it is. Based out of Charlotte, N.C., Boxman Studios began constructing shipping containers in 2008 as a form of temporary and mobile […]

Bringing the Convention to the People – Designing Freedom Plaza with Facebook

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Facebook approached Boxman with a big ask- they wanted to bring the Republican National Convention to the people, not the other way around. We partnered our modular expertise with their teams and technology, including Facebook Live, Instagram, the RNC, and Facebook Elections to deliver a super-versatile structure outside of Quicken Loans Arena in Freedom Plaza, […]

The Financial Perks to Music Festivals

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With so many music festivals popping up nowadays, it’s likely you’ve been to one. They range in everything from size and line-up to genre. The anticipation that comes with waiting for tickets to go on sale at 10 am on a Friday grows with exposure, which begs the question: what is the financial impact of […]

4 Reasons Retailers Thrive on Music Festival Vibes

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Kicking off this month are big-time events like The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and that means tons of brands are looking to be a part of that consumer experience. From the bohemian-inspired fashions to the total saturation of social media, brands are looking to reach the affluent audience that these festivals typically attract. […]

We’re Now Members of the USGBC

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We are proud to announce that Boxman Studios has been awarded membership to the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Developed by the USGBC, the  LEED rating system is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are designed, constructed, maintained and operated for improved environmental and human health performance. “The whole team is ecstatic over the USGBC membership,” said David Campbell, […]

What does adidas’ partnership with Wanderlust mean for the sporting goods retail industry?

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Short answer: We can get comfortable, yoga pants are here to stay. Long answer: First, let’s set the stage Wanderlust’s core mission is to create community around mindful living. They define mindful living as a conscious, value-based approach to leading a sane and healthy life. Mindful living is comprised of a few core principles: practice […]

Changing Financial Industry: The Millennial Saga

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The consumer group everyone is courting these days is the Millennial – and the banking industry is no exception. By 2020 one in every three adults will be in this unique group. They are already 74 million strong in the US and considered the largest generation in American history. Millennials are tech savvy digital natives, […]

Cozy up to your Customer

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Cozy up to your customer.. Hold your horses. I’m not suggesting you grab some cocoa and snuggle by the fire with them. But, since this time of year becomes frantic with traffic, shopping, dining, and endless to do lists at work and at home, a very basic question does come up for your business. With […]

The Thanksgiving Theory of Events

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You’ll never meet a person who doesn’t feel strongly, one way or another, about Thanksgiving leftovers. Believe it or not, the same thought process is happening at your event. Right Now. How can you determine if your events are a dry turkey sandwich, or if you’re serving up the good stuff? Did people like it […]