Creating an online sales centre for UK Leisure Parks

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Creating an online sales centre for UK Leisure Parks

With parks locked down, show homes off limits and open days cancelled at UK Leisure Parks, we suggested the creation of an online sales centre.

Marketing the UK’s number one park industry portal.

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Marketing the UK’s number one park industry portal.

The Sell My Group website is UK’s number one park industry portal. It also provides support for park operators in all aspects of marketing and lead generation.

TV Airtime at Record Lows – An Opportunity?

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TV Airtime at Record Lows – An Opportunity?

TV airtime costs are based purely on a supply and demand calculation.

Print is Alive and Kicking at Earnshaws

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Print is Alive and Kicking at Earnshaws

A fully updated range of actual printed, real life, hard copy brochures and price lists!

Ace Point Power Point Hits the Spot for KAA

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Ace Point Power Point Hits the Spot for KAA

We have been helping KAA, a global education training consultancy, move online and offer a virtual service, in response to the covid crisis.

Check Out This Tasty Work for Our Client in Czech!

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Check Out This Tasty Work for Our Client in Czech!

Specially bred, dual purpose chickens are a major step forward for the welfare of commercial layer hens.

Exceeding the Sales Target at Seascapes

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Exceeding the Sales Target at Seascapes

This TV campaign, written and produced by Blacksmith, exceeded the sales target for the launch of Barton’s prestigious new park at Seascapes.

Marketing in the Age of a Pandemic

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Marketing in the Age of a Pandemic

Most businesses are still reeling from shock at the impact this crisis has had on them. These are truly unprecedented times, the like of which have never been seen before!

What and when to communicate is a complex challenge.

Eggbase at a Glance

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Eggbase at a Glance

Our client summed this infographic up in one word – fantastic!

Calling All Wordsmiths!

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Calling All Wordsmiths!

We’re looking for an articulate, enthusiastic and confident Content and Account Executive to join our creative team.

Stop Dreaming, Start Living!

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Stop Dreaming, Start Living!

We created this dramatic video for our client UK Leisure Parks to use on their various social media channels.

Got Nine Minutes to Spare?

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Got Nine Minutes to Spare?

This e-marketing report is hot off the press and provides invaluable benchmarking data!

Tens across the board from Visual Systems Healthcare

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Tens across the board from Visual Systems Healthcare

Following the launch of their new campaign celebrating 25 years of dedication to the NHS, Visual Systems Healthcare gave us this glowing feedback for all our hard work.

Welcome Back Amber!

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Welcome Back Amber!

We are delighted to have Amber returning to the Blacksmith team as Creative Artworker and Designer after her time on maternity leave.

Good luck Amber, we’re so happy to have you back!

Something to Smile About this Christmas!

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Something to Smile About this Christmas!

A very Happy Christmas from Blacksmith and Thank You for working with us in 2019!

A Guide to Choosing the Right Christmas Tree

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A Guide to Choosing the Right Christmas Tree

Sometimes you just need some help choosing the right Christmas tree.

Hitting the Facebook Sweet Spot

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Hitting the Facebook Sweet Spot

Some posts just fly! This little bit of history well and truly caught the imagination of Earnshaws’ target audience.

Josie Arman – BFREPA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner!

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Josie Arman – BFREPA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner!

After a lifetime of devotion to internal sales and the complex art of hatchery planning, we were delighted to see Josie Arman, of our client Joice and Hill, pick up this award.

DIY Digital Photography

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DIY Digital Photography

Sometimes there is neither time nor budget for a pro.
Here are our tips to give your own efforts the best chance of turning out well!

Tipping the Scales for Labtex

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Tipping the Scales for Labtex

After something of a hiatus, Labtex are back with a renewed appetite for marketing. These campaign ideas will be rolled out in both good old-fashioned print and as email campaigns over the next 12 months.

Oxford Foot and Ankle Centre – Podiatry Practice Website

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Oxford Foot and Ankle Centre – Podiatry Practice Website

Podiatry is a specialism of Blacksmith and our work for the College of Podiatry led to an enquiry from Oxford based podiatrist Tom O’Riordan.

UK Leisure Parks – In Their Own Words!

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UK Leisure Parks – In Their Own Words!

The value of a few words of approval from an existing home owner is invaluable in helping to seal a deal.

Absolutely Delighted by Successful Seascapes Launch

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Absolutely Delighted by Successful Seascapes Launch

Successful launch, TV campaign and website upgrade

White Rock – Instant Shelf Appeal for Shepley Spring

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White Rock – Instant Shelf Appeal for Shepley Spring

Following the success of their Ice Valley brand, designed by us, Shepley Spring asked us to develop concepts for a new brand – White Rock!

Future Proofing for Earnshaws

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Future Proofing for Earnshaws

We are really proud of the new website for our longest standing client – which went live in Spring 2019 – and continues to evolve.

UK Towers and Ladders Launched – All in a Matter of Weeks

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UK Towers and Ladders Launched – All in a Matter of Weeks

UK Towers and Ladders is part of The Barton Group. Their name, identity, web site and PPC campaign were created and designed by us – all in the space of two weeks.

New Identity and Website for The Miles Group

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New Identity and Website for The Miles Group

Founded in 1977, The Miles Group is the longest established syndicated sales resource of its kind. They provide a cost-effective and consistently proven outsourced sales solution to the pharmaceutical sector. To reflect their ethos of constantly evolving and embracing changing technologies, we prescribed a new company identity that embodies everything The Miles Group stands for – modern, current and bright.

Generation Z – Digital Natives

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Generation Z – Digital Natives

Born between 1995 and 2012, Generation Z are preparing to enter the work-place, bringing with them a distinct world view, supreme technological sophistication, and communication habits that are significantly different to all previous generations. Their characteristics are set to have a profound effect on their expectations at work, and therefore on the way they are recruited and managed, as they begin their careers.

First TV Advert for Orton Grange

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First TV Advert for Orton Grange

We worked closely with our associates at the TV Agency to create this ad that shows the benefits of the amazing retirement lifestyle at Lancashire Park Homes’ Orton Grange Park.

One Night – Two Awards!

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One Night – Two Awards!

A cracking night for Joice and Hill!

There was joy and relief all round as Joice and Hill scooped two awards in one night at the prestigious, if not glittering, National Egg & Poultry Awards in London.

Joy on the part of Joice and Hill, and relief on the part of Neil who had persuaded them to enter in the first place!