Royal Mail MarketReach today releases new research revealing that the majority (81 per cent) of UK SMEs believe marketing is ‘critical’ or ‘essential’ to their business growth, with 37 per cent believing it is the primary driver of their business.
The research demonstrates that SMEs are ambitious and focused on growth, with nearly nine out of ten (89 per cent) looking to grow their business this year.
The research findings are published in a new guide from SMEs Smart Marketing for Small Businesses which can be downloaded here and looks at the business ambitions and marketing challenges of UK SMEs in 2016.
Telefónica, Leo Burnett/Arc and Agency Space were crowned the big winners at last night’s annual IPM Awards, taking home the trophies for Brand Owner of the Year, Agency of the Year and the coveted Grand Prix Award respectively.
This year’s winners, which were announced at the IPM’s black-tie Awards Gala on Tuesday 14th June at London Hilton (Park Lane), showcased and celebrated the very best in creativity and effectiveness in the promotional marketing industry. The Awards celebrate over 30 categories covering Telefónica, Leo Burnett/Arc and Agency Space were crowned the big winners [more…]
Go PR the new generation PR agency with no contracts and no retainers is to host a free webinar on 26th May. "Using The Power Of PR To Elevate Your Business” will show people how to create a buzz around their business using effective and usable PR tools and techniques.