Successful Pop-Up Shop Using Square POS and Verizon MiFi

In the rapidly evolving landscape of retail, experiential marketing strategies have become essential for brands to engage with customers in unique ways. A renowned footwear brand, aimed to explore this avenue by organizing its first-ever pop-up shop. The event took place over a weekend, featuring a seamless setup, robust equipment, and exceptional customer service.

eTech Rentals provided the equipment rentals and on-site support to ensure a successful event.

Client Profile:

A global leader in athletic and lifestyle footwear, sought to create a novel retail experience by organizing a pop-up shop. The goal was to engage customers directly, promoting their products and strengthening brand loyalty.

Event Details:

  • Duration: The event spanned two days, from Saturday to Sunday.
  • Venue: The pop-up shop was strategically located in a high-traffic area, providing visibility and accessibility to potential customers.
  • Logistics: The event organizers opted for a same-day setup, ensuring efficient utilization of time and resources.

Equipment and Technology:

  • Point of Sale (POS): Two Square POS devices were employed to facilitate seamless transactions and inventory management.
  • Connectivity: Both Square devices were connected to Verizon MiFi devices, ensuring stable and high-speed internet connectivity.
  • Verizon MiFi: The Verizon MiFi devices delivered an impressive download speed of 300 Mbps and an upload speed of 60 Mbps, ensuring reliable internet connectivity throughout the event.

Operational Execution:

  • Onsite Support: To ensure a flawless event, the organizers provided onsite support. Technicians were available to address any technical issues that might arise during the event.
  • Event Flow: The event organizers meticulously planned the layout and flow of the pop-up shop, making it easy for attendees to navigate the space and explore products.
  • Customer Engagement: The setup encouraged customer engagement through product displays, interactive elements, and knowledgeable staff who could provide insights about the brand and its offerings.
  • Transaction Efficiency: The Square POS devices, coupled with the stable internet connection provided by the Verizon MiFi, facilitated quick and secure transactions, enhancing the overall shopping experience.

Results and Outcomes:

  • Flawless Execution: The event unfolded seamlessly, with no reported issues related to equipment malfunction or internet connectivity.
  • Customer Satisfaction: Attendees enjoyed a smooth shopping experience, efficient checkouts, and access to an array of Converse products.
  • Brand Perception: Successfully established a positive perception among attendees by providing an innovative and engaging shopping experience.
  • Client Contentment: Our client was satisfied with the outcome of the event, marking it as the brand’s first successful foray into the pop-up shop format.


The pop-up shop case study exemplifies the significance of meticulous planning, dependable equipment, and strong onsite support in executing a successful experiential marketing event. By utilizing eTech Rentals Square POS devices and Verizon MiFi for reliable connectivity, they were able to create a memorable shopping experience for its customers. This case study serves as a testament to the effectiveness of innovative retail strategies in enhancing brand engagement and customer satisfaction.

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About eTech Rentals:

eTech Rentals maintains the latest network equipment, offering greater capabilities over consumer network gear. Our mission is to keep your team, tour, or event connected and working at all times. Plug-and-play ease of use, proper packaging, and remote access to our support team make our system the choice for remote and nearby events. 

eTech rentals are a trusted source for high-speed and secure satellite internet solutions for every location shoot, live event or outdoor festival. No matter the event’s scale or size, we can fully configure, install and integrate the most efficient satellite internet solutions. 

And to support your event or activity, eTech also rents iPad, Surface Pro and other tablets, monitors and displays, laptops and PCs, office equipment, and AV and VR technologies, providing a one-stop solution for your tech rental needs. 

To make your upcoming events successful and free of technical worries, contact our rental experts, or submit the quick eQuote today — and experience what easy, effective service from eTech Rentals is all about.

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