Displaysense Has Reported That A Drunken Reveller At A Corporate Farewell Party In Dorset Sparked Panic After Getting Stuck In A Cabinet And Falling Asleep For Three Hours

Displaysense, the UK’s leading supplier of display equipment, including leaflet dispensers and business card holders, has reported that the drunken antics of an employee working for a company in Dorset resulted in an unusual rescue missions by fellow employees.

Two weeks before the incident, a display cabinet was purchased from Displaysense by the company in Dorset as a method of displaying a number of awards and accolades that the company had recently received. The cabinet, one of many display cases owned by the company, was placed in the cafeteria where members of staff could freely access the awards that were put on display.

During a phone call to Displaysense two weeks later, it was discovered that an unusual incident had occurred at a staff farewell party, resulting in the cabinet being damaged beyond repair and the company left looking for a replacement.

In an effort to startle and surprise the guests of honour at the party, an overly drunk member of staff emptied out the contents of the display cabinet and squeezed himself inside without first considering the internal dimensions of the cabinet. With his coat covering his body, the employee, who was said to be “on the large side”, had planned to jump out after ten minutes. However, this humorous event never materialised.

Three hours passed and the drunken employee, still covered by his coat, awoke to find the bright lights and background music had turned to darkness and silence and that he was now all alone. After entering the cabinet in an awkward manner, he soon realised that he could not actually get out. He managed to reach into his back pocket however, and retrieve his mobile. He rang one of his work colleagues, who was continuing the party festivities in a nearby pub, and pleaded with him for assistance.

Steve Whittle, marketing manager at Displaysense commented: “The gentleman who rang us to order a replacement cabinet told us that they had to go back to the closed office and break apart the cabinet in order to free the employee. We’ve had customers use our products in some unique ways before, but I can’t recall when they’ve been used as a hiding place.”

After the company had finished the order, the sales team at Displaysense were left to question if they should ask their shop display manufacturer whether they should consider changing their design to include easy release mechanisms for the inside of their display cabinets.

About Displaysense:
Displaysense was established in September of 1978 as a manufacturer of quality point of sale displays. They have a wealth of experience in design and manufacturing and have been able to develop their ever growing standard range of over 1500 displays. The range is now hugely diverse including acrylic containers, display cabinets, mannequins, slat wall, shelving units, exhibition displays and business card holders.

Displaysense works with a large range of clients including, retailers (multiple and independent), blue chip corporate clients, cafés, bars, restaurants and night clubs, shop and office fitters,

Displaysense provide a full service to UK, Ireland and Europe with their dedicated websites www.displaysense.co.uk, www.displaysense.ie and www.displaysense.com.

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Ernest Jones Has Launched A Range Of New And Exclusive Watches From The World’s Top Brands For Christmas And Beyond

Ernest Jones, the diamond and watch specialist has launched 34 new and exclusive watches, enhancing its already impressive range of watches. Just in time for Christmas, this collection offers customers the chance to buy an exceptional gift for themselves.

The collection features a stunning range of new watches including the Nautica NMXmen’s titanium chronograph, SEIKO Sportura chronograph and the stylish Tissot T-Touch Expert men’s watch plus many more. Each of the watches is exclusive to Earnest Jones online and in store.

Stephen Gaunt, Ernest Jones’ brand manager, is very excited about this new offering. He said: “Our partnerships with the world’s major brands result in exclusive designs which are available only at Ernest Jones. These pieces include prestigious watches from TAG Heuer, Rado and Hamilton, fashion brands such as DKNY, Emporio Armani, Burberry and Nautica, as well as traditional brands such as Tissot, Seiko, Rotary and Citizen.”

He continued; “Ernest Jones has one of the largest ranges of watch brands on the High Street and we’ve just enhanced this range with some new and exclusive timepieces. This season we’ve added over 800 new watches to our collection. We’re particularly excited about the new Ball watches.”

TAG Heuer has been leading the Swiss watch industry for almost a century and a half. Ground breaking and innovative, this brand is endorsed by the world’s most glamourous sporting celebrities including Tiger Woods, Maria Sharapova and Lewis Hamilton.

DKNY watches for ladies and men are packed with the creativity, quality and innovation that is frequently associated with Donna Karan, whilst also expressing the energy and excitement of New York.

SEIKO has also enjoyed a long and prestigious relationship with the sporting world through sponsorship agreements. They have been involved in the Olympic Games, international athletics, Formula One, football world cups and sailing. SEIKO is an official partner of the Honda F1 Racing team.

Hamilton is one of America’s leading watch brands. Renowned for accuracy, durability, style, technology and innovation, Hamilton watches also has a long relationship with Hollywood, appearing in more than 300 films. Hamilton watches have been worn by a number of Hollywood legends, from Will Smith to Elvis Presley.

Watches from the aforementioned brands are available at Ernest Jones stores and from the Ernest Jones website now.

About Ernest Jones:
Ernest Jones, the diamond and watch specialist has over 200 stores and a retail website at www.ernestjones.co.uk. Featuring a wide range of leading brand watches and high quality jewellery, Ernest Jones also has a stunning selection of gifts for all occasions. Ernest Jones is part of Signet Jewellers Limited, the world’s largest speciality jewellery retailer.

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