Ruth Benstead’s fresh new look

Ruth Benstead Counsellor and Therapist is based in the High Peak but sees clients from all over the UK. Operating from Chinley, she embraces new technologies and offers confidential counselling services via email, telephone, Skype and of course, face-to-face. Ruth’s proactive approach meant that she needed a way to easily reach out and appeal to... Read more »

Ruth Benstead’s fresh new look

Ruth Benstead Counsellor and Therapist is based in the High Peak but sees clients from all over the UK. Operating from Chinley, she embraces new technologies and offers confidential counselling services via email, telephone, Skype and of course, face-to-face. Ruth’s proactive approach meant that she needed a way to easily reach out and appeal to... Read more »

The A to Z of Marketing for Business – Part 5

Following on from the last insight into the world of marketing from P – T, here’s the last instalment…U – Z!   U – URL. You may be familiar with surfing the web, and even know what a url is…but do you know what it stands for? URL is an acronym for Uniform Resource Locator... Read more »

Small businesses can compete with the right marketing

I read with interest the article in September/October’s edition of The Marketer ‘Small but mighty’ arguing that start ups and SMEs are really using marketing creatively to their advantage against the big companies in many cases. I absolutely agree with the article and working with hundreds of small businesses at Fig Creative, we see this... Read more »

Ladies Charity Fashion Night

15th October 2014 Glossop Cricket Club, 7pm If you want high street fashion to come to you, for up to 75% less, whilst having a catch up with the girls and raising money for charity in the process, then this is the event for you! This year Fig Creative is raising money for Community Companions,... Read more »

Jaya Rao Aesthetics looks good to Fig Creative

We love helping new companies establish their brand, and that’s exactly what we did with one of Glossop’s newest businesses, Jaya Rao Aesthetics. Jaya came to us at the start of the year to discuss her plans for a non-surgical cosmetic practice. She already had premises – a newly refurbished clinic above The Hair Shop... Read more »

The A to Z of Marketing for Business – Part 4

Following on from last week’s insight into the world of marketing from K – O, here’s the next instalment…P – T!   P – PR. Public Relations encompasses a range of activity. It’s probably the hardest marketing activity to quantify in terms of ROI, but when it pays off, boy does it pay off. Your... Read more »

MVIS is regularly in the news

Fig has worked with MVIS (Mobile Visual Information Systems) as their marketing partner for four years and the relationship continues to go from strength to strength. Fig supports MVIS with a fully integrated approach using every marketing tool available but it is PR that has always taken the lead for this client. Initially there was... Read more »

Fig Creative launches a dedicated digital company, Fig Digital

Fig Creative is delighted to announce the launch of a sister company Fig Digital (www.figdigital.co.uk). MD, Helen Duncan tells all: “Fig Creative is growing rapidly as a fully integrated marketing agency. Because we offer a full range of marketing and PR services this also means we have good digital capabilities inhouse. We often win web... Read more »

The A to Z of Marketing for Business – Part 2

Following on from last week’s insight into the world of marketing from A – E, here’s the next instalment…F – J!   F – FOCUS. There’s nothing more baffling than mixed messages. They’re confusing, look unprofessional, and can actively put people off from doing business with you. When planning your next marketing campaign, make sure... Read more »