Our News

Ledge 105 Tom Dixon Lightbox

LEDge 105 installed at Tom Dixon’s Portobello Dock store

– Chris Bardsley_28/07/2014

In April, Unibox launched their Ledge 105 at the VM Show in London. Ledge 105 features the latest in LED edge lighting technology, making it possible to create sophisticated lightboxes which contain an easily reconfigurable, magnetic display system. Following the show, Unibox have been working closely with the innovative, British design team at Tom Dixon […]

Read More
Stella Nick

Unibox support Manchester star Stella Grundy

– Chris Bardsley_19/05/2014

We are supporting Stella Grundy, who has taken her production ‘The Rise & Fall of a Northern Star’ to many unusual locations across the country to sell out crowds, including Manchester’s Blueprint Studios, The Re:Play Festival and The Birdcage, London. Unibox MD, Nick Wraith and Stella go way back to the early days of The […]

Read More
Illuminated Mannequin Plinth

Unibox to exhibit at VM show

– Chris Bardsley_10/04/2014

We are delighted to be exhibiting at the VM show for the first time this year. Please come and say hello to us on Stand F7 and see some of our amazing VM displays and lightboxes. On display at the show will be a selection of our best selling products, including the Tension Fabric System […]

Read More
Sale Grammar School

Unibox welcome Sale Grammar School

– Chris Bardsley_26/02/2014

For the fourth year running Unibox opened its doors to the students of Sale Grammar School, who chose to study Industrial Design as a subject throughout their final college years. The students, alongside two of their tutors, were greeted by Tim Dixon (Unibox’s Senior Designer) and Chris Bardsley (Marketing Assistant and former placement student with […]

Read More
Tesco 'hudl' Graphic Display

Tesco use Slimlite for ‘hudl’ Launch

– Chris Bardsley_15/01/2014

With any large consumer launch, display is key. Unibox & Lumenal provided Tesco with illuminated graphic displays and LED edge-lit shelving for the launch of the hudl. Tesco required an attention grabbing graphic display, to be placed in a prime position in store. Tesco used Unibox’s latest, and slimmest graphic display, Slimlite, specially modified to […]

Read More
River Island Lightboxes

LED Lightboxes installed into River Island Stores

– Chris Bardsley_13/01/2014

Unibox worked with sister company Lumenal to produce our first ever exterior LED lightbox. After completing a site survey and creating a bespoke curved frame designed to fit around a corner wall perfectly, we manufactured a lightbox that included waterproof diodes, illuminating a PVC stretch graphic. We also installed lightboxes throughout the Liverpool store, with […]

Read More
Laser-etched Panel

Laser-Etching & Cutting Machine Installation

– Chris Bardsley_10/01/2014

We’re about to install the biggest laser-etching machine in the UK into our factory, with a 3m x 1.5m etching bed featuring the ability to cut and etch organic materials such as glass, acrylic, wood and much more. This new laser-etching and cutting machine will allow us to produce our own light guide plates for […]

Read More
Factory Extension

Factory Expansion Complete

– Chris Bardsley_07/01/2014

Our expansion is now complete, adding 7,410 sq.ft. of space onto our in-house existing manufacturing capabilities. All Unibox & Lumenal solutions are produced in-house at our headquarters in Manchester, which now has an extension which will house a huge range of aluminium profiles and new machinery. This increases our commitment to UK manufacturing as well […]

Read More
Lumenal at Lux Live 2013

Lumenal Exhibiting at Lux Live 2013

– Chris Bardsley_02/10/2013

For the third year running, Lumenal, our LED lighting sister company, will be exhibiting at the Lux Live exhibition at Earls Court on November 20th – 21st on Stand H11. The ethos of the show this year is ‘Come with questions, leave with answers’, and that is something Lumenal is embracing, as Nick Wraith (LED […]

Read More
On Tour with Tom Dixon

On Tour with Tom Dixon

– Chris Bardsley_15/08/2013

Unibox have developed a bespoke shop in shop solution, used for the first time by Tom Dixon at the Maison et Objet in Paris. Visitors were treated to an exclusive preview of the new Tom Dixon accessories range, for which the Unibox Modular System was utilised. Each aspect of the collaboration used Unibox aluminium profiles […]

Read More