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 »

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 »

A day in the life of Rachael – Web Developer for Fig Creative

My day starts at 9am when I check for any support queries from our existing customers, or my colleagues. We use a ticket system at Fig so that we can make sure we respond in a timely manner and prioritise any important issues above standard moves and changes in line with our agreed SLAs (service... Read more »

Fig gets social with GreenPowerUK

Social media requires strategic planning to ensure that good quality, engaging content is being communicated to a given audience. GreenPowerUK joined as a marketing partner in May and from the outset, Fig has ensured a constant stream of relevant social media content elements – all designed to collectively sustain and engage with followers and build... Read more »