Blog & News

Blog & News

Essential Workers Covid-19

Our team of Merchandisers provide a range of services to Tesco, Dunnes, SuperValu and Convenience stores nationwide on behalf of several food and...

Remote training in the times of COVID-19

What an extraordinary place we find ourselves. The speed of change to life and business has been unprecedented and unfortunately this change is...

Door to Door with Alex Leonte

Due to the personal nature of field sales it remains one of the most effective sales conversion strategies for brands to undertake. At FMI we have an incredible...

FMI run F1 Experiential pop-up in Dublin

Mondello Park is the only FIA licensed motor racing circuit in Ireland.   As an international race circuit that hosts various experience days, the...

On the shop floor with Yvonne O’Neill

The very nature of the work we do at FMI, in order to deliver for our clients,  means that we rely on a...

Mini-season activation’s thrive on in-store demos

Throughout the year the retail calendar is sprinkled with opportunities for brands to leverage mini-season activations.  In the first 6 months of this...

FMI Electric Ireland sales conference Jan 2020

  The annual Electric Ireland sales conference held at Croke Park was kicked off by Nicola de Beer, MD of FMI. She reminded...

How brands can drive sales performance during the festive season

This article was first published on our partner agency site EFMP here.   Christmas is upon us, and the streets are heaving with...

The Unifying Power of In-store Food Sampling

Nothing unites us quite like food, and if you think about it, all big occasions centre around food: birthdays, weddings, funerals, Christenings, and...

Why use Placement Agencies?

With the rise of job boards and platforms like LinkedIn, it is understandable that many companies question the need for the use of...

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Why You Need a Recruitment Process

In Ireland, we’re both blessed and cursed to have a low unemployment rate. For businesses, this means that competition for talent is rife....

5 Core Principles of Effective Customer Care

As the saying goes: there is no pleasing everyone. And no matter how well thought out your brand strategy is and the customer...

Sustainability: Pushing Beyond the Façade

It is hard to not be aware of the growing focus on sustainability. To be sustainable as a brand is a feel-good trend...

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On the Shelf – Merchandising Marketing

When considering how to gain competitive advantage instore, it could be easy to gloss over the merchandise marketing without considering the significant role...

The Value of In-store Demonstrations

The concept of demonstration is a successful method which is used to establish a reason of proof, to either clearly show or demonstrate...

FMCG Sales Strategies

The consumer goods market has multiple trends, such as health and a growing focus on sustainability, amongst others. These trends are dramatically influencing...