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Hospice rebrand brings hope for a bright future

Quiet Storm is a proud longstanding supporter of Bright Hope, a registered charity that provides pastoral care to local people with life-limiting conditions.

August 2021

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Construction materials rebrand reaches its pinnacle

The Breedon Group is one of the UK’s leading construction materials suppliers, producing cement, aggregates, asphalt and ready-mixed concrete for use in a wide range of industries.

August 2021

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A joined-up digital platform

Central Joinery Group provides UK-manufactured timber products to customers across the UK, including national housebuilders and developers, smaller independent construction firms and private contractors.

June 2021

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Quiet Storm Solutions Newsletter Issue 40

Take a read of latest Quiet Storm Solutions Newsletter

December 2020

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Backing our culture and communities

As a long-standing patron and partner of East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire), we were delighted to lend our support to a recent event it held to embrace and celebrate the cultural diversity and unity of the region. 

July 2020

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Adding a touch of glitz and glamour to the Chamber Business Awards

East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) is the leading business organisation in the East Midlands region, providing a voice to more than 4,300 member businesses.

March 2020

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Re-imagining a web presence for Stockton Engineering

Stockton Engineering is a traditional manufacturing business, providing fabricated metal components for the automotive, rail – trackside, construction, packaging, distribution and general fixings markets.

October 2019

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Quiet Storm has got you covered with GDPR

A year ago, new legislation came into force to drive big changes in the way businesses of all sizes manage personal information. The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) were designed to ensure greater transparency for consumers and improve trust.

February 2019

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New brochure presents a more professional customer focused solution

Tex Plastics marketing strategy is to develop a more focused approach to the needs of key industry sectors who use plastic injection moulding. This means being more focused in every aspect of their content, from online to face-to-face presentations.

April 2018

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Rebrand Increases Sales For Family business With Almost 100 Years Manufacturing Experience

Spread over 10 sites throughout the Midlands and employing over 200 people - Harlow Bros is a family managed independent business with over 90 years experience in timber merchanting, manufacturing and timber engineering.

November 2017

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New look staff newsletter delivers desired results

Internal communications to a diverse and geographically spread set of employees needs to engage as well as inform - that means stimulating feedback.

June 2017

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Mortar colour chart proves an effective sales tool, increasing sale opportunities

A mortar colour swatch chart has simplified buying for customers choosing a shade of Breedon Trowel Ready Mortar but ensuring the swatches were an accurate representation was a complex process.

February 2017

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Innovative approach to corporate consistency

Yusen Logistics are one of the largest global logistics providers and Yusen Logistics (UK) marketing team wanted to demonstrate this capability at every site.

July 2016

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Vehicle delivery company hits growth target

In the highly competitive business of delivering commercial vehicles, it’s critical to have a clear growth plan and stick with it.

July 2016

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Business moves to next level after new marketing approach

Bosworth Water Trust is a successful visitor destination established by Nigel Ryley and is now being managed by his son Toby. As he became more involved with the business, Toby found he wanted to make changes but as an established businesses, the challeng

February 2016

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Market leader needed to respond to increasing competition and look like the No1 provider

Specialists in vehicle credit management, Anglia UK, are only organisation combining 'end to end' service provision. They manage unit stocking (car sales forecourt finance) consumer account correction (defaults on car loans) and specialist vehicle logisti

February 2016

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Spot an opportunity, create a brand, generate new business. Simple when you know how!

“Actually creating a brand from scratch is no mean achievement. Quiet Storm have done that for us effectively and in a relatively short period of time.”

August 2015

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How important is your business name?

Derby College wanted to launch a new brand aimed at executive education and management training. The new brand needed to be positioned as a premier national provider of innovative leadership and management training courses and professional development.

February 2014

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A brand new look for Mobius to ensure market positioning remains clearly communicated

Mobius is the UK's first integrated data airtime provider of robust voice and data networks across mobile SIM's, Broadband and Satellite.

November 2012


Striking logo gets brand noticed

Quality Mining Parts (QMP) supplies a wide range of specialised mining products to customers in the UK and around the world. With impressive distribution partnerships secured, the company wanted to strengthen its brand image and update its marketing colla

December 2011


How to give a new business a flying start

As a new company Tekview were keen to promote their GSM remote camera and power products to the public as well as B2B. Armed with a striking logo, business stationery, website and product videos it was all systems go!

December 2011


Are you sure you are targeting the right market?

Accountancy practice Marlow Associates were looking for a fresh approach and new marketing collateral to promote their services.

September 2011


Rebranding increases orders and opportunities in first six months

The rebranding of Weston Aviation clarified our message and strengthened our proposition.

July 2011


Selling the benefits – not just the product

To promote the energy solutions side of their business TCS UK Group wanted a set of effective marketing tools that wouldn't break the bank. Quiet Storm's off-the-shelf ‘Storming' website, product brochure and a professionally designed Power Point Presenta

March 2011


How to create industry buzz with three low-cost marketing tools

The latest innovation from specialist textile weavers, M Wright & Sons - 3 Dimensional carbon fibre weaving, was to be marketed under a completely different banner to maximise appeal to the composite industry, including both aerospace and automotive appli

March 2011


Streamlined approach for aviation business

Promoting Weston Aviation's three areas of expertise as separate entities had been diluting the brand. Pulling them together under one umbrella has created a stronger corporate identity and led to increased sales.

November 2010


A great business idea taken from concept to market in just 8 weeks

The Trade Recycling Centre (TRC) provides small and medium sized business with a brand new, low cost way of conveniently recycling waste and meeting their environmental targets.

November 2010


A step by step approach to creating a great impression

Effective marketing is vital if a new company is to make an impact on the market - a tight budget doesn't need to stop you.

May 2010


Vibrant design attracts young audience and helps company build for the future

A fresh design concept can breathe new life into a company's marketing efforts. When the product or service is aimed at teenagers the message needs to be powerful and bang up to date.

May 2009


Reaping the rewards of an integrated marketing campaign

Rudolph & Hellmann Automotives had won the respect of its select list of blue chip clients but was relatively unknown to the wider industry. Guidance was needed on how to present its logistics services to the marketplace and develop the brand.

May 2009


New contracts secured as new brand makes plastics division more powerful

Bringing two subsidiaries together under one umbrella has brought competitive supply chain solutions to Tex customers and has created a powerful brand to attract new business.

March 2009


Redesigned bottle label secures the student vote

To attract a new audience to an established and successful product should you create a new brand?

March 2009


Trailer branding raises company profile across Europe

Pallet rental provider IPP Logipal does not operate its own fleet of vehicles but uses outside transporters and depots to move pallets to its customers and from retailers.

March 2009


Separate identity within brand is springboard to growth

An established company offering a range of services can substantially increase market share by giving a division its own strong image.

June 2008


No business moves faster than fashion so timing is everything

With the advances in communication technology and today's commercial pressures the time taken for a garment to be recreated from its fleeting appearance on a catwalk in Paris or Milan to a high street fashion retailer in the UK is a matter of days.

November 2007


Brand guidelines and website help project the right image to win business

IPP Logipal is part of the Faber Halbertsma Group, which is the largest pallet manufacturer and the second largest pallet pooling business in Europe turning over in excess of £150 million pa.

November 2007


Scrap metal merchants to high tech recycling company – the dos and don'ts when relaunching a brand that has been around more than half a century.

In the 1950s, before recycling was recognised as the environmental saviour it is today, Donald Ward took what was regarded as waste and recycled it. Now recycling comes with government targets, environmental legislation and a whole host of green credentia

June 2007


New brochure helps drive sales and project a higher quality brand for biker clothing distributor

Karen Hall is the sales director for JTS Biker Clothing, which is a distributor of motor bike sports and leisure clothing. With a degree in graphic design, Karen had always previously designed the brochure herself.

May 2007


Companies dress for success as corporate wear becomes an extension of their brand

High profile companies spend thousands of pounds on projecting the right image and corporate clothing is an essential component of their marketing mix.

January 2007


Hotel & Country Club website generates £1000's in additional revenue

When taking over the management of Ingon Manor Hotel and Country Club in Stratford upon Avon, Beverley Haynes recognised she had her work cut out.

January 2007


Budget video communicates an important message to the wider community

When North West Leicestershire District Council planned their 'Love North West

January 2007


Branded mushrooms increase sales by 40% and help maintain prices

Making your product stand out from competitors is difficult at the best of times but for growers its doubly difficult – how on earth do you brand a mushroom?

January 2007


New Image for the world's leading cargo General Sales and Service Agents.

When Air Logistics, a dedicated specialist cargo sales and service partner to airlines world-wide decided to raise their profile and marketing activity they didn't know where to start.

January 2007


Restaurant branding wins new business for National Forest Spring Water

National Forest Spring Water was launched in 2000 and sales of the bottled water have grown steadily ever since.

January 2007


New look brings in new customers

Whether you are a new business or corporate giant, you only get one chance to make a first impression.

October 2006


Japanese electronics firm Funai appoint Quiet Storm for marketing material

Funai are one of the world's leading audio visual equipment manufacturers and produce a wide range of products for leading retail brands across the globe.

October 2006


Bayer European branding strategy creates new look garden product range

When global giant Bayer purchased pbi, the home garden plant product care distributor they were left to their own devices for almost five years while extensive consumer and trade research was carried out. It was then decided that pbi Home & Garden product

June 2006


How Corus added value developing a successful brand

When Corus wanted a new branding and marketing strategy for its Colorcoat product and service range, it could have hired consultants. Instead it entered a Knowledge Transfer Partnership with the Manchester Business School, with impressive results.

March 2006


New branding reflects ambition to penetrate consumer market for Peartree Joinery

When Glynn Pears decided to develop the bespoke services aspect of his Ray Pears Limited joinery business he realised that he needed a new logo

February 2005


Striking branding helps get ambulance service message across

Two sets of new vehicles have been added to the East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) fleet to help improve its services to patients across the region

February 2005


Shopping centres consolidate marketing cutting costs but not quality

Christmas is obviously a key time for shopping centres around the country as they bid to bring the seasonal shoppers in

January 2005


Caravell's product brochure redesign makes finding products easier

When your sales representatives struggle to find the product they are looking for in your brochure, it's time to rethink the way things are done

October 2004


Branding key to success of new business venture

Neighbouring Leicestershire farming couples Phil and Kay Newcombe and Tom and Debra Willoughby have decided to diversify their businesses by processing and bottling a range of high quality organic dairy products

October 2004


Brand guidelines help council protect investment

Consistent use of a logo within an organisation or company should be considered as important as the logo itself to create and maintain brand awareness

August 2004


Raising awareness of domestic violence through sensitive campaign

With plans for an awareness-raising campaign in the pipeline, North West Leicestershire Domestic Violence Forum decided that it needed some new marketing materials

August 2004


Garden Centres launch members club to increase sales

Visitors to garden centres are bombarded with attention-grabbers – colourful plants, distinctive shrubs and trees and a host of water, planter and furniture features to improve their plots

June 2004


Business start up First Alert's brochure was so successful they had to cancel their open day

Solutions is not simply a part of Quiet Storm's name, it is what we provide – as first aid training, consultant and services company First Alert discovered

January 2004


New image for SMP Autobulbs raises profile and highlights quality

After 26 years of successful business and prompted by a relocation from Wigan to South Derbyshire, SMP autobulbs decided it was time for a fresh corporate identity

December 2003


Healthcare company rebrands to develop business

We are all aware of how trends change with time in areas such as fashion, interior and architectural design, and graphic design is no exception

October 2003


New marketing tools help sell benefits for Tex Plastics

TEX Plastics, the UK-based division of TEX Holdings plc, is highly respected as one of the leading technical manufacturers of injection mouldings. Among the accolades the company's Derby site has won this year is a Southern Derbyshire Business Award

September 2003