the ask

Supply a product squad to deliver a new website and implement back-end functions for the admin management platform.

Pop & Rest connected sleep pods allow customers to book a stay and check-in seamlessly. Practically, it means creating a bespoke system that enables flexible bookings, secured access, and room tracking. We also support Pop & Rest with C-level insights to raise funding, define a growth plan, and ensure product development remains agile.


Re-designed the website and platform 

Built custom booking and management APIs 

Played a pivotal role to grow the user base and SEO

Helped Pop & Rest raise £100k pre-seed funding

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“A seamless user experience to lead them to nap paradise”

experience principles

We ran user research which included many tests in Pop & Rest sleep pod spaces in London. We had to define the customer journey, pain points/trigger points, and how the brand should be perceived in the marketplace.


Data driven

“A robust scalable back-end system”

technical requirements

We worked with Pop & Rest management teams to engineer the back-end, including data modelling, system architecture, hardware testing, and designing APIs that would make it easy to integrate with third-party services for access, notifications, and payment.

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the process

We are working in a very lean startup fashion way. Designing, building, testing with users and improving the products continuously. The work is complex as the ecosystem requires data intelligence and robust architecture to handle bookings, room management and control hundred of IoTs.

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