‘Tis the season and we’re getting rather excited for the upcoming festivities here at QUICKBLOCK HQ. There’s nothing more festive than popping along to Christmassy pop-up events or a Christmas market, filling your face with mulled wine or something smothered in sugar and stocking up on unique Christmas presents for your loved ones.
If you work outdoors or in the agricultural sectors, you’ll already be feeling the slightly colder weather of the Autumnal seasons kicking in and before you know it, Winter will have arrived. Here at QUICKBLOCK, we understand the importance of keeping your live stock well protected from the elements so we’ve put together some our top tips for animal pens heading into colder climes.
Pop-up events planning is a serious business, not least because of the growing trend but they’re also suitable for businesses of all sizes and budgets. The very nature of them being temporary offers huge ROI opportunities for both small businesses and larger companies with deeper pockets.
Living in the UK can mean several challenges when you’re a keen wildlife spotter. One of which is the Great British weather. You can always rely on it to perform exactly the opposite to what’s been forecast! From unexpected showers to bursts of lovely warm sunshine, it’s important to dress appropriately and prepare for every eventuality when you’re out in the countryside.
Recycle Week is almost upon us, which is Recycle Now’s flagship annual event celebrating recycling across the nation. The campaign was created to encourage the public to recycle more of the right things, more often which is supported by the government, media, large retailers and brands and waste management companies.
The construction industry is a large user of our planet’s natural resources and with more focus on the growing concerns of our climate emergency, construction companies are being asked to reduce their impact by opting for more sustainable construction solutions.
A Scottish company making unique “green” construction blocks has raised a six-figure
investment and plans a push into the defence market with a life-saving ballistic and blast
Stirling-based QUICKBLOCK said the £310,000 investment came from Edinburgh angel
syndicate Equity Gap, Scottish Enterprise under its co-investment fund and the University of
Strathclyde Inspire Entrepreneurs’ Fund.
For many businesses around the UK, regardless of size, setting up a pop-up shop or creating custom exhibition stands for pop-up events can often require a lot of project management with lots of elements to think about.
The team here at QUICKBLOCK are very excited to be attending The Game Fair 2022 this summer with our very own custom exhibition stand. The Game Fair brings together like-minded individuals with shared interests in country pursuits and a real passion for the Great British countryside.
There are many uses for pop-up buildings and the most common use that springs to mind is in the retail or hospitality sectors with the likes of pop-up shops or pop-up bars. A recent change in their landscape, thanks to the pandemic, has meant they have had to adapt and become more flexible with uncertain trading conditions.