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Happy glampers put luxury yurt and tipi firm on road to further expansion

August 25, 2015
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Happy glampers put luxury yurt and tipi firm on road to further expansion

Yurt and tipi manufacturer and hire firm Hearthworks is intent on more expansion following a year in which it has achieved strong growth. The Pilton-based firm, which started as a hobby in 1999 and has nearly doubled turnover every year, now attends 25 festivals a year, hiring out 115 yurts, more than 200 tipis...

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Branding agency leads project to showcase Bath’s museums and grow city’s standing as cultural hotspot

August 21, 2015
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Branding agency leads project to showcase Bath’s museums and grow city’s standing as cultural hotspot

Bath-based brand agency The House is helping increase the profile and visitor numbers of the city’s 13 museums by developing a new identity and communications material. The work follows a two-year project to explore the value of the venues working collaboratively in a number of activities. The museums invited The House to facilitate a...

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Evidence of growing demand for crime drama prompts Future to publish new magazine

August 21, 2015
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Evidence of growing demand for crime drama prompts Future to publish new magazine

Fans of crime drama will be able to read more about their favourite TV shows, films and novels in a new magazine to be launched by Bath-based media group Future. Crime Scene, which hits the shelves on September 15, will be published quarterly and will give readers a more in-depth insight into what they...

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Yarn brand win for Bath PR agency Highlight

August 20, 2015
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Yarn brand win for Bath PR agency Highlight

Bath-based Highlight PR has been appointed as the public relations agency for fast-growing luxury yarn brand Toft. Based on a farm in Warwickshire, Toft sells superior quality alpaca and wool yarns and kits. It was founded in 2006 by Kerry Lord, who grew up on the farm, and now employs 12 staff. This year...

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Bath Ales’ Gem continues to sparkle in beer awards 20 years after making its debut

August 18, 2015
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Bath Ales’ Gem continues to sparkle in beer awards 20 years after making its debut

Bath Ales’ flagship bitter Gem – the first beer produced by the brewery when it launched 20 years ago – has lost none of its thirst for awards, earning a silver medal at the International Beer Challenge. The trophy is the second in consecutive years scooped by Gem – last year it struck gold...

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Mr B & Friends creates brand blueprint to reposition Azzurri Communications

August 18, 2015
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Mr B & Friends creates brand blueprint to reposition Azzurri Communications

Bath-based brand consultancy Mr B & Friends has completed a repositioning and rebranding programme for Azzurri Communications, the £100m technology, communications and managed services company. The agency executed a brand positioning and corporate identity strategy under the unifying brand proposition ‘Beyond expectation’ that engages Azzurri’s internal and external audiences.  It also created a new...

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Zenith toasts acquisition of respected US drinks industry newsletter publisher

August 7, 2015
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Zenith toasts acquisition of respected US drinks industry newsletter publisher

Zenith International, the Bath company that provides corporate information to the global food and drink industries, has acquired US news, data and conference company Beverage Digest. The New York-based firm publishes one of the industry’s most influential newsletters covering the non-alcoholic drinks industry and holds two conferences a year. Its newsletter was launched in...

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Community-business connector Neighbourly selected by Marks & Spencer for nationwide campaign

August 7, 2015
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Community-business connector Neighbourly selected by Marks & Spencer for nationwide campaign

Retail giant Marks & Spencer has appointed Neighbourly, the innovative Bath-based internet platform, to support its trailblazing Spark Something Good campaign. Neighbourly connects community projects with companies wishing to make a difference. The nationwide project, launched last week by Joanna Lumley and M&S chief executive Marc Bolland, aims to inspire the store group’s staff...

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Digital agency director gets on board with Local Enterprise Partnership appointment

August 6, 2015
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Digital agency director gets on board with Local Enterprise Partnership appointment

George Gill, commercial director of Corsham-based digital agency GG Media Resources, has been appointed to the board of the Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), the strategic organisation aiming to drive economic growth in the area. Mr Gill and Simon Patten, Swindon-based director of secure enterprise services at BT, join three new members...

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CBI calls for action after survey shows South West firms being held back by skills shortage

August 6, 2015
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CBI calls for action after survey shows South West firms being held back by skills shortage

More than half the businesses in the South West fear they will not be able to recruit enough high-skilled workers for their future success, according to an alarming new report. The annual CBI/Pearson Education and Skills Survey – which gauged the views of 101 firms across the region – found that 68% say they...

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