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.
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.
With business profits historically sunshine dependent, it was amazing to reflect upon on wettest 12 months in our history - and see our best financial performance ever.
Company Image managing director Jonathan Smalley, faced the problem of all new start-up business owners, generating a consistent flow of quality leads. Setting up his commercial interior construction business, he knew this would be his greatest challenge.
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.
The task was to design and produce 10 bespoke sample cases that would display delicate sticks of coloured mortar samples and protect them from breakage.
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.
Moira Furnace Museum Trust create a touring exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary of Gunther Plüschow’s escape from nearby Donington Hall.
Internal communications to a diverse and geographically spread set of employees needs to engage as well as inform - that means stimulating feedback.
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.
How can you make an annual report forward looking and not simply reporting the past 12 months achievements?
Agadon’s designer radiator range is already showcased in a glossy product brochure which is highly successful in generating sales.
Mobius is the UK's first integrated data airtime provider of robust voice and data networks across mobile SIM's, Broadband and Satellite.
A valuable marketing opportunity was closing in on the horizon and REHAB Prosthetics needed a brief and effective brochure to explain their services to a niche market. They chose a brochure option from the Storming range to effectively convey their messag
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Two prestigious awards evenings just one week apart - both a resounding success.
From the Rock Face', the Breedon Aggregates staff newsletter, has been a success from the first issue.
Every day Secure Retail Ltd helps retail business and sales organisations improve the effectiveness of their chip and PIN payment solutions. Compliance with the guidelines laid down by the PCI Security Standards Council is a real concern for customers and
The Duke and Duchess of Rutland were holding their first Charity Clay Shoot Challenge. The event at the historic Belvoir Castle was being supported by a number of prestigious sponsors all keen to raise funds for Rainbows Hospice and the Willow Foundation
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
Secure Retail have established a reputation for providing effective, efficient and secure chip and PIN payment solutions. Now they are drawing on the experiences of their satisfied customers to drive a ‘word of mouth' marketing campaign via newsletters, t
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
Portable building specialists Aganto were determined to optimise their opportunities when they attended an industry show at the NEC. As well as revamping their marketing materials in preparation for the event they were looking for ways of standing out fro
Flint's innovative Vendor Managed Inventory System, Pareto, was a proven success with customers yet sales were slower than expected. A new approach was needed.
Dental implants are gaining popularity fast in the UK as more people invest in a perfect smile.
During a £90m investment programme Yorkshire Water needed to close sections of a popular footpath and cycleway in the Spen Valley. Diversion routes would be set up and the company needed this information to be recreated on a map that would be displayed at
How do you sell the potential benefits and applications without blinding your customers with science? Mobius Networks went back to basics in their brochure explaining how M2M data SIM's are revolutionising the way we work.
E-marketing is effective and inexpensive. But, if you haven't got your prospects email addresses where do you begin? Airchannel Ltd used a variable data mailer to engage its targets and prompt them to provide the information needed.
ILS is a leading provider of contract laboratory testing services to the UK food and pharmaceutical industries but the company website was tired and creating little impact on the marketplace.
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.
North West Leicestershire District Council devised the Footprints challenge to bring about a major change in the way local people act and think about the environment. To add to its campaign material the Council needed a leaflet to attract sponsors and som
When Bayer Garden joined forces with TV gardening guru David Domoney to develop a dramatic exhibition attraction, public interest was guaranteed. But it would take more than plants to turn the company's investment into an effective marketing tool for its
The UK wide sales team had been ‘screaming out' for an effective brochure and product catalogue to back up efforts in the field. Swiftly pulling together essential company information with photos, specifications and prices on hundreds of stock items was a
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.
Matsuura are pioneers in the development and manufacture of High Speed Spindles and High Accuracy CNC Machine Tools, and remain a technology leader in the CNC solutions market.
When new business opportunities arise those who recognise the potential first can steal the march on the competition. Christian Salvesen plc recognised that the growth of e-commerce is changing the shape of the retail supply chain.
Working in strategic partnership with the pharmaceutical sector, Ashfield Healthcare has grown to be the number one organisation for contract sales and nurse advisors in the industry. This involves working alongside companies to promote and educate their
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.
The East Midlands eBusiness Awards is a new regional initiative to celebrate the innovative use of ICT and eBusiness practices in small to medium sized businesses (SMEs) based in the region.
High profile companies spend thousands of pounds on projecting the right image and corporate clothing is an essential component of their marketing mix.
TAC Satchwell, a merger of Andover Controls, TAC and Satchwell, develops solutions that integrate data collection, information sharing, control systems and energy management for commercial, industrial and institutional buildings around the world.
When Tour Andover Controls and Satchwell joined forces it was a major event in the building automation and energy management sector. Key clients were invited for a champagne drinks reception and dinner at The Waldorf, London where the announcement was mad