Promotional products pack a punch for your business

Promotional products – a win-win business solution for you Answer this! How many flyers and brochures do you get through your letter box every day? And how many of those do you chuck straight in the bin, without even looking at them? My guess is — most, if not all of them. I also think…

A smart move from Creative Vision

Branded workwear to make your company stand out from the rest You know what they say? – you never get a second chance to make a first impression. That’s why, here at Creative Vision, we’d like to encourage you to give your company and your workforce a fresh new look with smart workwear to make…

What promotional products are most effective?

Marketing spend in the UK is increasing as businesses both SMEs and Blue Chip realise its value. Research By BPMA identified that 83% of senior marketers plan on increasing their marketing merchandising budget in 2014. Are you thinking the same thing? Do you want to target your market more effectively and with a longer lasting…

Around the World in 80 pens … or 8 at least

Are you, like me, a pen stealer? Or perhaps you prefer the term pen collector? Or maybe you believe that you are merely borrowing the pens that you take – in order to pass them on to writers more needy than yourself at their crucial “I’ve not got a pen!” moments? Whatever your style I…

Around the World in 80 pens … or 8 at least

Are you, like me, a pen stealer? Or perhaps you prefer the term pen collector? Or maybe you believe that you are merely borrowing the pens that you take – in order to pass them on to writers more needy than yourself at their crucial “I’ve not got a pen!” moments? Whatever your style I…

Stop Giving Things Up… and Start Giving

With the homely, sweet and inviting scent of freshly cooked pancakes well and truly behind us, our thoughts turn to Lent and specifically … are we nearly there yet? The end of Lent finally arrives on Saturday March 30th, a staggering 45 days after it began on February 13th.  That’s 45 days of no chocolate?…

Show your customers you love them … this Valentine’s Day

Ah yes, February. No sooner has the early Spring sunshine melted the last of the snow on the frozen ground, then we attempt to melt our loved ones’ hearts with some Valentine’s romance. But instead of using purely words or actions to express the love that we have for our partners; current capitalist trends dictate…

Top Tips for a Truly Terrific Trade Show

This is the time of year that American marketeers call ‘silly season’. And little wonder; it’s the busiest time of year for trade shows. If you are exhibiting this spring, you will be up to your eyes in preparations for what can be, to some organisations, the marketing event of the year. Here are my…

Sherlock Eat Your Heart Out

There comes a time when anyone working in marketing has to justify what they’ve done with the money. It’s a well-known fact that marketing budgets are hotly disputed and the first to be axed. The justification process could be as simple as your boss swinging by your desk to ask what you’ve done with all…