SPACES

  • Park Mall, 6 New Street, Town Centre, Kent TN24 8UU, UK

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    Ashford

    At the end of September, we opened a brand new PopUp Britain store in Park Mall - in conjunction with Ashford Borough Council.

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  • The Bullring, Birmingham, B5 4BU

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    Birmingham

    We've popped up in one of the country's busiest shopping centres, Bullring Birmingham!

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  • 211/214 Piccadilly, St James's, London, W1

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    Piccadilly

    Thanks to the Crown Estate we offered retail startups a golden opportunity to pop-up in one of Britain’s most profitable shopping destinations.

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  • 387 King's Road, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London SW10 0LR, UK

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    King’s Road

    We recently opened our flagship popup store on one of Britain's most iconic high streets: King's Road!

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  • Ashton Square, Dunstable, Bedford, LU6 3SN

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    Dunstable

    We worked with Dunstable town council to open a PopUp store in Ashton Square for three months in the run up to Christmas.

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  • Holyrood Street, Chard, TA20 2AH

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    Chard

    PopUp Britain opened its first shop in the South West in August

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  • Somerset House - West Wing, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 1LA

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    Somerset House

    We took over a section of Somerset House’s beautifully-renovated West Wing as part of their annual Christmas Arcade.

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  • 2 Kew Road, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 2NQ

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    Richmond

    Our flagship popup store in Richmond opened in July and houses Britain’s most promising small enterprises for two weeks at a time. All of these start-up retailers already run online businesses.

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  • Unit 14, Teanlowe Centre, Poulton-le-Fylde

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    Poulton

    An empty shop in a Lancashire market town is to be the next destination for PopUp Britain. PopUp Poulton opens in early July!

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  • Old Market Way, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 0AJ

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    Moreton-in-Marsh

    PopUp Britain has teamed up with a Gloucestershire shopping centre to deliver a pop-up shop that will offer small Cotswold businesses an affordable route to the high street.

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  • The Mall Camberley, Town Centre, Camberley, GU15 3SL

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    Camberley

    The Mall in Camberley, Surrey, is the first shopping centre in the country to host a PopUp Britain outlet. PopUp Camberley will run until July 16th!

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  • Eland House, Bressenden Pl, Westminster, London, Knightsbridge, London, Greater London SW1E 5DU, UK

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    Victoria

    PopUp Britain was asked by the Department for Communities and Local Government to turn an under-used office into a shiny new shop!

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FROM THE BLOG

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    POP-UP SCHEME GIVES TEN NEW BRITISH BRANDS A BULLRING BOOST

    A pop-up shop dedicated to incubating fresh retail startups is set to open next week with ten independent fashion and…

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      POPUP BIRMINGHAM TO OPEN AT BULLRING TO SUPPORT RETAIL ENTREPRENEURS

      A pop-up shop in Birmingham’s Bullring is set to give more than 80 retail startups an affordable route to the…

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      POPUP BRITAIN TO JOIN ATCM’s FAMILY OF PROGRAMMES

      Collaboration will enable increased support for high street entrepreneurs. PopUp Britain outlets to appear on more UK high streets. ATCM’s…

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      CHRISTMAS IN POPUP PICCADILLY

      After a brilliant 5 weeks of trading over the summer, PopUp Britain moved back into Piccadilly on November 7th 2013…

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      MEET OUR SEVENTH GROUP OF POPUP PICCADILLY TENANTS

      PIEBOY PIEBOY is an urban bobble hat brand helping people make a mark on the world through urban fashion. Launched…

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      POPUP BRITAIN TENANTS JOIN INTUIT AT THE BUSINESS STARTUP SHOW

      Intuit, the expert in accounting software for small businesses and a co-founding sponsor of StartUp Britain, gave two lucky businesses…

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      MEET THE SIXTH GROUP TO POP UP IN PRE-CHRISTMAS PICCADILLY

      JAM Industries JAM Industries is the creation of two brothers, Mark and Andrew who, inspired by their footloose upbringing, moving…

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      WHY WE’RE SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

      Small Business Saturday is important for the future health of the British high street. One of the central planks of…

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      OUR FIFTH GROUP OF RETAILERS ARE READY TO TRADE IN POPUP PICCADILLY

      Victoria Eggs Victoria Eggs designs and manufactures premium quality homeware and gifts, handmade in Britain. The designs are playful and…

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      TEN NEW BUSINESSES HAVE MOVED INTO POPUP PICCADILLY FOR THE WEEK

      Finchittida Finch Finchittida Finch is an ethical fashion label founded by identical twins -  Tida and Lisa Finch. Finchittida Finch…

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      FUTURE BRITISH INDEPENDENT RETAILERS APPEAR ON PICCADILLY

      A snapshot of the UK’s future independent retailers is set to appear on one of London’s poshest shopping streets. PopUp…

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      NEW BRITISH TALENT POPS UP IN TWINKLY PRE-CHRISTMAS PICCADILLY

      A pop-up shop within arrow shot of Piccadilly’s iconic statue of Eros has taken delivery of its latest crop of…

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      MEET THE FIRST GROUP OF BUSINESSES READY TO TRADE IN THE RE-LAUNCHED POPUP PICCADILLY!

      COCOROSE Award winning, boutique designer shoe brand Cocorose London specialises in elegant ballet pumps that offer women a luxurious and…

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      HRH THE DUKE OF YORK, KG OPENS STORE FOR FUTURE HIGH STREET ENTREPRENEURS

      The Duke of York is set to perform the opening ceremony for a group of co-working retail start-ups in a…

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      ETHICAL WOMEN’S FASHION BRAND TO RELAUNCH POPUP MORETON

      Outsider, the ethical women’s fashion brand, is to re-launch Pop-Up Moreton when it moves back into its Old Market Way…

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      WHY WE’RE SUPPORTING THIS POP-UP BUSINESS RATE PROPOSAL

      A pop-up collective is challenging the soon-to-be appointed Housing Minister to waive pop-up business rates in order to create the…

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      BRITISH START-UPS BACK ON PICCADILLY READY FOR CHRISTMAS

      A pop-up shop in the heart of bustling Piccadilly is set to be re-packaged and re-opened for Christmas to allow…

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      POPUP ASHFORD IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS

      PopUp Ashford has opened its doors for business and is ready to welcome keen shoppers. PopUp Britain has joined forces…

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      POPUP PICCADILLY: THE FEEDBACK

      After 5 successful weeks of trading we have now sadly moved out of PopUp Piccadilly. During those 5 weeks we…

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      FOUR FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS BAG TASTY DEAL WITH SAINSBURY’S

      Four British food start-ups have landed a life-changing supermarket deal. Ranging from marshmallows to Indian sauces, the companies impressed the…

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      INTUIT’S SPONSORSHIP OF POPUP BRITAIN WINS TOP AWARD

      Financial Management software firm Intuit’s partnership with national enterprise campaign StartUp Britain has collected a top award. Judges at the Corporate Engagement Awards looked…

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    ABOUT US

    THE BIG OPPORTUNITY FOR EMERGING RETAILERS

    PopUp Britain is an award-winning initiative that gives promising new retail brands access to experimental and high-profile spaces. Launched by national enterprise campaign StartUp Britain, it is now part of the Association of Town & City Management and is sponsored by John Lewis and Dentons Solicitors.

    Its mission is to boost independent retail talent by offering new British brands an affordable opportunity to scale their business and test the market via short-term, low-cost access to the high street.

    Since it opened its first shop in July 2012, it has helped more than 350 start-ups onto the high street via twelve shops across the country.

    To register your interest in one of our stores please fill out our general application form. If you would like to get involved with the project in any other way please contact us at hello@popupbritain.com.