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Marketing tips, event news, general thoughts and scribbles from the adventures of the team from Box.

November 4, 2016

Local SEO – Warsash Small Business Networking Group

On Tuesday 1st November Julia Giles from JG Digital Web Design talked to the Warsash Small Business Networking Group about ‘Local SEO’ and how we can get this working more for us. Here is a brief overview of what we covered in the form of a gentle step-by-step guide. Local businesses looking for local customers. […]

Blog, Local SEO, Marketing
July 6, 2016

Watch Rio 2016 whilst at sea

Summer 2016 is a big one for international sporting events, and with Livewire Connections you can keep up-to-date with your favourite teams and see how your nation is doing with a comprehensive TV and internet package backed by full technical support where ever you are. Whether at sea or in port, you will be able to […]

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March 11, 2016

Meet with Box PR at Oceanology International 2016

Box PR will be attending Oceanology International 2016 on Tuesday 15 and Wednesday 16 March. Our primary role during our two days is to support our client Ocean Marine Systems Limited who is exhibiting on stand J550. This is the first time they have exhibited at the show and their stand is going to quite […]

Blog, Event Organisation
November 3, 2015

Where is time going?

Over the past two months Box PR has visited a number of shows with our clients. We have been to DSEi, the Monaco Yacht Show, the Flood Expo, the Bournemouth Skipper Expo and now we are onto the final two; Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show followed by the last in 2015 for us, METS in […]

Blog, Event Organisation
December 2, 2014

Box PR Announce new client

Box PR ltd is delighted to announce that it will be handling the PR and Marketing support for Hammond Drysuits. Hammond Drysuits is a family run business that has been manufacturing a wide range of drysuits for over 30 years.  Their products, which are exclusively made in Britain, have gained an excellent reputation particularly in […]

Box PR, Press
November 16, 2014

Box PR at METS 2014

Box PR will be supporting six clients exhibiting at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) from 18 to 20 November at the RAI Centre Amsterdam. The three day extravaganza all kicks off with the breakfast briefing and DAME Award announcements at 8am on Tuesday 18th, where our clients MarineGuard and Marine Camera Solutions have been […]

Blog, Event Organisation
March 25, 2014

Box PR is 5 years old

What does being 5 mean? We think that it’s not a bad achievement in today’s climate to reach 5 years old and we have seen this is an opportunity for us to sit and reflect on what has happened in the last 5 years for our marketing and PR agency and what we can see […]

Blog, Social Media, Strategy
February 10, 2014

10 years of Facebook

On the 4th February 2014, Facebook celebrated 10 years of…..well 10 years of what? Enabling friends to talk to friends? Enabling friends to locate friends that they may have lost touch with over the years? A means of sharing photos, and information about what they’ve been up to with their friends? Allowing strangers to form […]

Blog, Facebook, Social Media
December 19, 2013

Time for a mince pie

Louise and Lou (aka the two Lou’s) would like to wish you best wishes over the festive season, and a prosperous start to 2014. We are delighted to report that in 2013 Box PR has continued to expand our client portfolio. We have been involved in a variety of exciting projects from organising client exhibitions, […]

Blog, Box PR thoughts
December 13, 2013

Keeping us on our toes – Twitter

The best thing about social media is that it keeps us on our toes. Yet the worst thing about social media is that it keeps us on our toes. If you embrace social media, you must be prepared to learn, as well as keeping up to date and in the game. Companies use platforms such […]

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November 4, 2013

Looking after your sponsors – Clipper Race Start 13/14

On the 1st September 2013, our client Perkins invited Lou from Box PR to attend the start of the 13-14 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race. Perkins Marine Power has supplied new engines to the fleet of 12 Clipper 70’s who will be taking part in this their first circumnavigation. On approaching St Katherine’s Dock, […]

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