January Sale Now On

By Wendy Scott on Wednesday January 04, 2017

Is your marketing material ready for 2017?   In order to win sales you need to ensure that you reach clients and potential clients in various ways and then repeat all over again … and again! So of course you should try and employ some of the following – direct mail, telephone calls, eshots, mail […]

Last week of July SALE

By Wendy Scott on Thursday July 28, 2016

Here we are at the end of July and we are delighted that so many local Exeter businesses and indeed all over Devon, plus as far afield as Edinburgh, have been taking advantage of our fantastic reductions on our most popular printing.   We have always got lots of ideas of new ways to promote yourself […]

Devon Exhibition Tips

By Wendy Scott on Monday April 04, 2016

Exhibition season is upon us here in the South West and we are excited that many of our local clients are ordering a variety of posters, banners and leaflets ready for the Devon Business Expo, Exeter Food Festival, Devon County Show and the Devon Business Show. Make sure you’re organised well in advance and remember […]

Tips for designing leaflets

By Wendy Scott on Tuesday February 02, 2016

Here in our Exeter design studio, we see a lot of leaflets and know what works and what doesn’t.  Use these tips to make sure your message is getting across to old customers and new prospects. Write your headline like a newspaper – keep it crisp and clear. Position the headline at the top so […]

It’s not too late!

By Wendy Scott on Friday December 11, 2015

There’s still time to order some fabulous Christmas cards from us and catch the Royal Mail’s recommended last posting dates, which this year are Saturday 19 December for 2nd class and Monday 21 December for 1st class. Better still why not deliver them by hand to clients, a good opportunity for a catch up and […]

What makes a logo memorable?

By Wendy Scott on Friday October 16, 2015

Well of course it’s all go here in our Exeter design studio, helping our clients get ready for Christmas with e-shots, menus and flyers. Have you seen our fantastic October offers? For example our Edit & Go Christmas cards are half price! Perfect for Devon businesses to say thank you to customers and by including […]

Google’s new logo

By Wendy Scott on Wednesday September 09, 2015

So why did Google suddenly introduce a brand new logo? Well the main reason for losing the serif typeface (the wiggly bits) is so that it pops out at you on your phones and handheld devices because that’s where everyone looks nowadays, and of course on your desktop if you still use it…   Here […]

Ideas for Die Cuts

By Wendy Scott on Tuesday June 02, 2015

Die cuts really add something to your printed marketing material; they immediately catch the eye, add believability and most importantly get results. Spending a little bit more on well designed, shaped print is worth it, as it will increase your return on investment. Custom die cuts such as those we have done for local Devon […]

Increase your ROI

By Wendy Scott on Friday May 08, 2015

Well April just flew by and here we are in May and what a start to the month it has been with the general election results just being finalised. The financial markets’ reaction has been positive and the sense of uncertainty in the air is fading rapidly which means that now is a good time to […]

Good Design is Good Business, Thomas J Watson, IBM 1973

By Wendy Scott on Friday March 06, 2015

Well although this is quite an old quotation, we feel it is so important because as you know you never get a second chance to make a first impression. IBM’s views on design have impacted hugely over the decades since the 70s when Watson Jr became CEO and decided to put his signature on the […]