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How to build suspense in the leisure and attractions industry

How to build suspense in the leisure and attractions industry

Halloween is synonymous with suspense and is embraced globally, in various different guises. The UK market has seen as a significant increase in spending on the 'holiday', which shows a greater appetite for attractions and venues to host Halloween-themed events. We share out top tips on creating suspense.

[GUEST EXPERIENCE THE SENSES] 5 Ways to scare the socks off your guests

Great guest experiences are ones that excite the senses. The scariest frights are the ones that hit every sense. It’s not a coincidence that the two have similarities. Halloween events , in Guest Experience. In this blog, we’ll find out how guest experience can prickle the senses, and how you can give your guests the chills...

A night at the museum: how heritage is embracing the evening economy

A Night At The Museum: How Heritage Is Embracing the Evening Economy

Museums are opening up to a whole new audience, literally. We take a look at how Museum Lates are capitalising on a new demographic.

Katapult's top tips for a brilliant IP partnership

Katapult’s top tips for a brilliant IP partnership

Following Katapult's recent visit to BLE (Brands Licensing Europe) we lend our advice on getting the most out of an IP partnership.

The Confusing World of MarTech in the leisure industry

The Confusing World Of MarTech In The Leisure Sector

The sheer amount of Martech or 'marketing technology' solutions has exploded. Robbie Jones took a trip to the Technology For Marketing Expo in London and highlighted just how confusing the market has become since the arrival of new MarTech solutions,

‘Grandfluencers’ – The new digital trend hitting the leisure industry

There's a new term to look out for in the leisure industry - Grandfluencers. But what are they, and what impact do they have?

Katapult Cartoon Network Themed Attraction Kuwait

Katapult to Design Cartoon Network Themed Attraction In Kuwait

Katapult, the UK-based guest experience agency, is set to collaborate with Turner’s Cartoon Network and leisure and entertainment group, Future Kid, on a themed attraction in Kuwait, Middle East.

Bompas & Parr SCOOP great Guest Experience

Katapult found the guest experience to be at the heart of Bompas & Parr's SCOOP: A Wonderful Ice Cream World at British Museum of food. From historical ice cream to futuristic freezes.

The future of 3D is here : the release of real-time ray-traced rendering and what this means

With the release of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 we take a look at how 3D designers have been creating CGI graphics up to this point, and what the new technology could mean in the future.

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How authenticity sells: Lessons from The Canoe Man

We talk a lot about experience here at Katapult. Research shows that people are spending more time and money on experiential activities and less on actual stuff, we even have a name for this new phenomena The Experience Economy. People value quality time, from LARPing to family days out, chilling in the countryside to riding the latest roller coasters. Whatever the format the experience has to be authentic.

Katapult become TEA members

Katapult enhance their worldwide creative credentials with TEA membership

Katapult, the leading leisure & attractions design agency, are proud to announce that they have become members of the TEA.

GUEST EXPERIENCE 101: Part Three – The Post-Visit

At Katapult, we create guest experiences that wow. You need a great guest experience, and we can help. In this series of three blogs, we’re exploring our three key stages for creating a great and memorable visitor experience. In the final blog of the series, we’re exploring how a well thought out "post-visit" experience can set you apart from the competition.

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