Skratch Blog

Costa Internal & External Digital

The Skratch engineers are on the road again this week, supplying fantastic internal and external digital solutions to Costa Coffee's across the UK! πŸ–₯οΈβ˜•

New starter!

Please join Skratch in welcoming Vinnie to the team! Vinnie has joined us in the capacity of Digital Coordinator and will play a vital role in supplying the best technical support to our clients.

Employee of the Month!

Ever wondered how digital signage can benefit your business? The facts speak for themselves!

Employee of the Month!

And the winner is.... πŸ†πŸŽ‰ Congratulations Ellise on being awarded Employee of the Month for July! Ellise is being recognised for her hard work and dedication as she has been getting involved with lots of varied activities outside of her normal daily role including screen configuration for Costa and artistic work for JCDecaux. Well done, Ellise!

Hendrick's Gin!

Skratch are incredibly proud to have been involved with such an innovative, immersive and creative #OOH project for JCDecaux's campaign with Hendricks Gin. Well done to our fantastic team who pulled out all the stops to help make this brilliant concept a reality.

Photo Competition Winner!

And the winner is... πŸ†πŸŽ‰ Congratulation Lee Davis on winning Skratch's photo competition for the month of July for the brilliant pictures he took at Asda Wigan. Well done, Lee! πŸ‘

It's 'Focus Friday'! πŸŽ‰

Today, we are taking a look back at Skratch's install for Oreo Cookie's interactive game! Users played a simple game using their mobile device and won a free packet of Oreos, creating an immersive, truly interactive creative solution. For more information about how Skratch can assist your brand, visit our website today or drop us a call and speak to one of our talented and knowledgeable team members.

Skratch celebrates Darren's 5 years of service!

In celebration of Darren's five years with Skratch, our fantastic Directors have gifted him with a brand new DeWalt toolbox! Well done Darren and thank you for all of your hard work! πŸ‘πŸ‘

Fact of the Day!

Ever wondered how digital signage can benefit your business? The facts speak for themselves!

Asda Doncaster

Take a look at some of the digital signage displays Skratch have provided into Asda Doncaster. This is just one of many of our in run projects we have rolled out to Asda stores nationally. πŸ›’πŸ«πŸ˜€ To see how Skratch can help your business, contact us today!

Fact of the Day!

Ever wondered how digital signage can benefit your business? The facts speak for themselves!

Focus Friday!

Today, we're taking a look back at the social wall at FOOTASYLUM Liverpool ONE. For this solution, we developed a bespoke app which allowed a seamless link between Footasylum's social media feeds and the in-store digital display!

Fact of the Day!

Ever wondered how digital signage can benefit your business? The facts speak for themselves!

Aquaman Lego

Screen Configuring

Our dedicated team of Engineers have been very hard at work over the past few weeks configuring screens for our next Costa Coffee digital roll out! πŸ’»βŒ¨οΈ

Costa external digital roll-out!

It is fantastic to see our Costa Coffee external digital menu displays being installed outside of drive-thrus across the UK! These high brightness displays work perfectly, no matter what the weather, even in direct sunlight!

Venom Character

Welcome to our new starter, Jon!

Please join Skratch in welcoming the newest member of the team, Jon! πŸ‘‹πŸŽ‰ Jon joins us as our new Technical Sales Manager at a very exciting time of growth, with lots of fantastic projects in the pipeline!

Skratch's hard work pays off!

The Skratch team have received a lovely gift from our Business Director, Gavin for all of their hard work over the past few weeks. Well done everyone, a well deserved break is in order this weekend!

Focus Friday!

Today, we're looking back at the digital install inside the luxurious Puma Box 50 at the Etihad Stadium. ⚽ Make sure to follow us to see all of our latest exciting projects or visit our website to find out more.

Meet the Team Monday!

It's 'Meet the Team Monday'! πŸŽ‰ Today, it's the turn of our Apprentice Digital Coordinator, Josh Holland.

Focus Friday!

Today we are looking back at Skratch's audio install at Bentley Motors CW1 House showroom in Crewe. Skratch were specifically chosen for this project because we could guarantee a quality installation and final product with minimal disruption to the showroom, (we even worked around luxurious vehicles!) meaning that operations could commence as normal.

Skratch Install Map

Take a look at where our Skratch teams have been throughout the month of June implementing digital solutions for Costa Coffee β˜• We are honoured to be associated with such a well respected brand and are looking forward to showcasing this digital in our future posts πŸ‘€

Focus Friday!

Today, we're taking a look back at when Skratch was the proud installation partner during G-SMATT Europe's installation of media glass into BT Ipswich. G-SMATT media glass has the ability to transform your office environment, allowing you to beautifully display information, media and dynamic artwork.

International Women in Engineering Day

Today, Skratch is joining the celebration of 'International Women in Engineering Day'! πŸ’ͺπŸ‘·β€β™€οΈ "To engineer a better society, we need people of different genders, races, and backgrounds solving our problems". - Jamie Clark

Meet the Team Monday!

It's 'Meet the Team Monday'! πŸŽ‰ Today, it's the turn of our Aftersales Manager, Katie Glover.

Welcome Matt

Please join Skratch in welcoming the newest member of the engineering team, Matt! πŸŽ‰ Matt joins us at a very busy time with lots of exciting projects in the pipeline, so will play a vital role in helping to deliver the best digital solutions to our clients.

Focus Friday!

It's 'Focus Friday'! πŸŽ‰ Today, we take a look back at our digital install at FOOTASYLUM Liverpool ONE featuring our fantastic Skratch Transparent LED. πŸ’‘πŸ“Ί

Photo of the Day!

A brilliant photograph of the Prince of Wales Bridge captured by one of our Project Engineers, Lee on route to one of our service call outs! πŸ“·

Engineering Team Appreciation

Skratch are recognising our incredible Engineers who assisted in a recent project and did an outstanding job!

Tech Team Appreciation

Skratch would like to recognise our incredible teach team who lead a recent project and did an outstanding job!

Cineworld

Focus Friday!

Today, we're taking a look back at Skratch's 98 metre seamless LED ring display at Cineworld Cinemas Ltd York! 🍿πŸ–₯️

Edinburgh

Our Skratch Engineer attend site in Edinburgh

Our Engineers visited the beautiful Edinburgh today to carry out a very exciting installation in the city centre! Keep your eyes peeled for pictures from the install.

Skratch Celebrates World Day of Safety and Health at Work

At Skratch, we endeavour to maintain the highest standards across the board, including adhering to all health and safety regulations. We require all of our staff members to undertake regular, relevant and up-to-date training.

Asda Service Call Outs

It's been a busy day for our Skratch Engineers who have been carrying out Asda service call outs all day! Don't these POS digital screens look amazing?! πŸ› οΈπŸ§°

Vehicle Toolbox Talk

Skratch's 'toolbox talk' today was focussed on vehicle checks and driver safety! πŸš— As a company, we are committed to developing, implementing, and maintaining all reasonable measures to protect the health and safety of those driving, so we hold regular 'toolbox talks' to ensure all regulations are being adhered to.

World Earth Day 2021

Skratch celebrates World Earth Day!

The theme of this years Earth Day is 'Restore Our Earth', and at Skratch, we are committed to leading the industry in minimising the impact of our activities on the environment including, minimising waste by evaluating operations and ensuring they are as efficient as possible and minimising toxic emissions through the selection and use of its fleet and the source of its power requirement. Together, we can help #restoreourearth and make it a better place for us all to live.

Skratch celebrate World Creativity and Innovation Day!

Happy World Creativity and Innovation Day to all of our followers! πŸ’‘ At Skratch, we pride ourselves on being leaders in audio visual innovation and taking our client's ideas and turning them into reality. Our specialist services include consultative Project Management, designed to enhance digital signage and create bespoke AV solutions, tailor-made specifically for our clients.

JCDecaux The Body Shop

Focus Friday!

It's 'Focus Friday'! πŸŽ‰ Today, we're taking a look all the way back to 2017 when Skratch installed 3 air filtration units around London for JCDecaux's campaign with The Body Shop. These units provided clean air to the bus stop users and gave the brand a positive impact advertising solution. For more innovative and creative solutions for your business, please feel free to contact us for discussion with one of our talented team members.

Newcastle

The Skratch Engineers attended site in Newcastle

The Skratch team are busy all week in Newcastle, working on a very big and exciting project! Make sure you follow Skratch socials over the coming weeks to see the photos. πŸ“·

Asda Lower Early

The Skratch Engineers on site at Asda!

Our Engineers are continuing to carry out professional service visits for Asda stores across the UK! πŸ› οΈ Take a look at this brilliant example of our digital POS displays in the Walkers bay at Asda, Lower Earley.

Skratch becomes an official business partner of PPDS!

Skratch are proud to announce that we are now an official business partner for PPDS - Philips Professional Displays. We have worked alongside Philips for many years, on countless projects and look forward to continuing our partnership on future projects.

Red Nose Day Cakes

Skratch Celebrate Red Nose Day!

An absolutely brilliant effort from the Skratch team for Red Nose Day! πŸ”΄ Our cakes and bakes looked fantastic and we enjoyed tucking into these all day! We have raised a whopping Β£170 for this brilliant cause!

pasma training course

PASMA Towers for Users training

A great picture from the PASMA Towers for Users training some of our staff attended last week. At Skratch, we endeavour to maintain the highest standards across the board and therefore, we require all of our staff members to undertake regular, relevant and up-to-date training.

Asda Muller POS Digital Bay

Asda Service Visit

Our Engineers are out on site today carrying out service visits for Asda stores across the UK! πŸ› οΈ This is a great example of our digital POS displays in the Muller bay of Asda, Wigan.

Audio Bentley Motors Install

Focus Friday - Bentley Motors

It's 'Focus Friday'! Today we are looking back at Skratch's audio install at Bentley Motors CW1 House showroom in Crewe. Skratch were specifically chosen for this project because we could guarantee a quality installation and final product with minimal disruption to the showroom, (we even worked around luxurious vehicles!) meaning that operations could commence as normal.

Business as Usual for Skratch Engineers

It's business as usual for our Skratch Engineers who attended site in central London for a site strip out.

FootAsylum Liverpool Edge Lane

Focus Friday - FootAsylum Escalator Screen

We look back at the escalator video wall at the FOOTASYLUM Liverpool ONE store that opened in November 2019. This is a great example of Skratch taking a client's brief from store design and turning it into a reality!

Kinetic Lighting Test Rig

Exciting things happening in the Skratch warehouse today! Take a look at our kinetic lighting test rig... πŸ’‘ #kinetic #lighting #avinstallation #digitalsolutions #retail

Asda D6 FSU

Asda Aintree FSU Units

Looking for an effective solution to keep your customers up to date with the latest safety information? Take a look at our brilliant FSUs at Asda Aintree! Skratch supplies all size units that are entirely bespoke and designed just for you and your requirements!

Focus Friday!

It's 'Focus Friday'! Today we're looking back at the digital install inside the luxurious Box 50 at the Etihad Stadium. ⚽
Make sure to follow us to see all of our latest exciting projects.
#installation #av #audiovisual #digitalsignage #videowall #digital #pumabox50

Skratch CMS

Skratch CMS

Did you know that we currently have 10,112 total Skratch CMS players in the UK? πŸ’» Skratch’s highly rated CMS system has been specifically designed to enable remote content management with the push of a button. We understand the importance of ease of access with the ability to manage digital signage at any point, quickly and easily. Our innovative, user-friendly CMS system that allows users to do just that. Skratch CMS has no boundaries, offering a multi-platform player list including Windows, Android and WebOS making scheduling content a breeze for even the largest portfolio of displays. Skratch offers both a fully managed service in our self-hosted environment or a bespoke, tailored solution with customer own branding and colour schemes. #contentmanagement #CMS #digitalsignage #digitalsolution

OREO Campain

Focus Friday!

It's 'Focus Friday'! Today, we take a look back at Skratch's interactive Oreo Cookie install. Users played a simple game using their mobile device and won a free packet of Oreos, creating an immersive, truly interactive creative solution. #interactive #game #creativesolution

Muller

Muller Digital Bays

Skratch are proud to have played a key role in delivering the MΓΌller UK & Ireland digital installs for Asda. These screens will display the latest MΓΌller content and keep shoppers updated regularly with the newest products. If you wish to know more about what we can offer you, feel free to contact us today! #digitalinstall #digitalsolutions

Skratch CMS

Want to learn about our simple, effective and user friendly Skratch CMS? Watch our Superhero CMS animation to find out more! Request a free online demo today! #CMS #ContentCreation

Save the Children- Skratch AV

Our wonderful Skratch team have raised an amazing Β£95 for Save the Children so far! If you would like to join in with our fundraising fun, follow to link below or scan the QR code to donate to our JustGiving page! https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/cjd200027233 #christmasjumperday #charity #giveback

Sook OS

Sook Review

Looking back at last week's install of digital into Sook Oxford Street Store. Our team working alongside our partner shopfitting installers managed to transform the store in just a number of days. A few photos from our progress and as you can see the end result is mm perfect! πŸ“

Sook OS

Sook Oxford Street

Skratch are extremely proud to of been involved again with the latest Sook digital install into #oxfordstreet London. The amazing spaces that Sook are creating are innovative solutions and the whole experience is customised at the click of a button. #changethehighstreet

Zwift

Zwift Office December 2020

The Skratch team have this week completed the office install for Zwift in central London including audio, screens and meeting rooms solutions! Our team have completed yet another corporate install with bespoke solutions to our client's exact requirements.

LDN

Skratch in London

The Skratch team are up early this morning in #London working on a number of stores on Oxford Street over the next few days. As always the Christmas Lights in the Capital look amazing! Watch out for final store photos over the next week πŸ‘€ #XMASdecorations #LDN #earlystart