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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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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

Thumbnail image for Bosworth Water Park - A new approach to marketing transforms profits

Bosworth Water Park - A new approach to marketing transforms profits

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.

October 2018

Thumbnail image for Strategic direct marketing programme generates £100,000's in new business

Strategic direct marketing programme generates £100,000's in new business

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.

July 2018

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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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How To Showcase ‘Delicate Product Samples’ To Help Sales – On A Budget!

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.

January 2018

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

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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Museum Trusts’ Showcase Exhibition For Gunther Plüschow’s Historic Escape

Moira Furnace Museum Trust create a touring exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary of Gunther Plüschow’s escape from nearby Donington Hall.

August 2017

Thumbnail image for New look staff newsletter delivers desired results

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

Thumbnail image for £50m tender wins five year logistics contract

£50m tender wins five year logistics contract

When Aston Martin asked Rudolph and Hellmann Automotive to tender for their onsite logistics we were the smallest company of those selected.

April 2017

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

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

Thumbnail image for Customer focused brochure doubles ROI

Customer focused brochure doubles ROI

Entering a new market with a different technology solution means you need a great storyboard to explain the key benefits for both users and technicians.

July 2016

Thumbnail image for Annual Report - focuses on membership benefits to drives sales

Annual Report - focuses on membership benefits to drives sales

How can you make an annual report forward looking and not simply reporting the past 12 months achievements?

July 2016

Thumbnail image for Trade sales boost when Agadon used specially targeted brochure

Trade sales boost when Agadon used specially targeted brochure

Agadon’s designer radiator range is already showcased in a glossy product brochure which is highly successful in generating sales.

September 2015

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New charity targets top level support

A professionally designed invitation and brochure ensured that a new charity captured the attention of potential supporters, including Prince Harry.

November 2012

Thumbnail image for Brochure spearheads successful sales drive

Brochure spearheads successful sales drive

Exciting new products and services deserve to be shouted about. Make it easy for your customers to see the benefits and they will buy!

November 2012

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

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


Shareholders reports sent on brand and on time

“Quiet Storm's responsiveness and efficient project management skills were critical factors in ensuring that our Annual and Interim Reports were sent out on time,” stated Breedon Aggregates Company Secretary Ross McDonald

August 2012


Proof that a targeted brochure brings in business

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

August 2012


Why a printed brochure boosts sales

Kooltech's latest product brochure is a vital weapon in their marketing armoury.

April 2012


DNCC chooses experienced partner for county awards

Two prestigious awards evenings just one week apart - both a resounding success.

April 2012


How a staff newsletter is driving business success

From the Rock Face', the Breedon Aggregates staff newsletter, has been a success from the first issue.

April 2012


Two sure fire ways to engage with your customers

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

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


Stress Free Experience Projects Highly Professional Image

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

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


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


“Word of Mouth Marketing keeps our message out there”

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

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


How to stand out in your marketplace

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

March 2011


Are you telling your customers what they need to know?

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.

May 2010


What do you want your brochure to do for you?

Rutland Plastics needed its new sales brochure to instil confidence and drive existing and potential customers to its website.

May 2010


Are you telling your customers that you care?

Aganto is a leading provider of modular temporary buildings ranging from emergency next day solutions through to more permanent structures.

January 2010


Digital print brochures that are making a great impression with dentists

Dental implants are gaining popularity fast in the UK as more people invest in a perfect smile.

August 2009


Map keeps walkers and cyclists on track during diversion

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

August 2009


Marketing a product or service that uses state-of-the-art technology can present a challenge.

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.

August 2009


New website and brochure that get results

During its 20 year history, Medley Precision Engineering has invested in some of the most advanced metal cutting machine tools available.

August 2009


Complex mailing project put in ‘safe hands'

Outsourcing the production of a complicated communications project, where time was tight and accuracy paramount, relieved the pressure in a hectic communications department.

May 2009


Direct mail campaign provides key to building database

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.

May 2009


Product leaflet gets traditional treatment

Looking for a quick and cost effective way to boost sales? A well designed flyer will get your product noticed.

May 2009


Five-fold increase in web enquiries following optimisation

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.

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


Dynamic new website generates enquiries

Cave Tab wanted a redesigned website that would increase sales. It got it.

March 2009


Council leads the way with its environmental challenge awards

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

November 2008


Drought Garden draws the crowds at BBC Gardeners World Live Show

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

August 2008


Maximum impact assured with customised mailshot

Variable data printing takes direct mail marketing to the next level. Turner & Co chose this proven lead generation approach to send a highly personalised and relevant message to prospects on its database.

July 2008


New brochure and price list set to improve sales figures

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

June 2008


Luxury brochure perfectly conveys product image

When success at exhibitions is a key part of the sales strategy a dynamic brochure is crucial. As well as capturing the imagination of visitors to the stand the sales material must hold their interest long after they have left.

June 2008


Fresh image injects new life into plastics brand

For an organisation to successfully convey a clear marketing message to customers there has to be consistency throughout its campaign and a mechanism for measuring results.

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


Displays and brochures help make open day a huge success

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.

November 2007


How do you sell a new service to those who you know need it - even if they don't understand what it is?

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.

June 2007


Responding to the changing needs of the market, Ashfield Healthcare create a new division - Ashfield Intermediate Healthcare

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

May 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


The Challenge of Keeping Annual Awards Ceremonies Fresh

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.

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


When 3 companies merge consolidating and updating a product catalogue can be a nightmare without the right partner

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.

January 2007


Merger announcement of fastest growing company in the BAEM's sector

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

October 2006