All You Need to Know about the UK’s Most Talented Logo Designers

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Running your own business can be extremely challenging. There are so many different aspects of a business from product to finance to employees to the brand there are dozens of things to be considered from the moment you come up with your business idea all the way through to every single day that you are operating.  It’s a never-ending juggling act that requires, patience, dedication and lots of raw energy. Naturally, you can’t be expected to do everything yourself, especially if you are the sole business owner. Soliciting the professional help of others is a must in any business venture and help with branding is something a lot of entrepreneurs require.  Whether it’s deciding on your brand at the inception of your business or a rebrand later down the line, a logo designer could help you decide on the ultimate graphic for you. To learn all you need to know about the UK’s most talented logo designers, keep reading.

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Repeat Logo Designers

Repeat Logo is a graphic design company offering three different levels of bespoke logo packages. The ideology behind this British business is to deliver to customers the logo of their dreams in just a few, short, simple steps. First of all, you choose your package, then you place your order online. Your order must consist of your brief. The more detailed your brief is the better, especially if you already have a concrete idea in mind. Try to include images, graphics, colours and any other inspiration or concepts you want to be included. Although, if you don’t have a solid idea, don’t worry, the creative Repeat Logo designers have got you covered. With many years of experience in graphic design and branding, Repeat Logo has the talent and tools to create a bespoke logo that perfectly captures the essence of your business.

SAAM logo being drawn on paper with a pen by the hands of one of the Repeat Logo designers.

The Packages

There are three different packages available from these prestigious logo designers:

Pro Logo Design Package

This is the first level package that cost £39. You will receive three logo design concepts and five logo revisions. This package is great for smaller businesses who are soliciting external professional creative work for the first time. It could also be the best choice for a business who already have a solid idea for their logo and only need it to be put together by someone with graphic design tools and skill.

Advance Logo Design Package

Included in this second tier package is five logo design concepts and nine logo revisions at just £59. This is one of the most popular packages amongst medium to large business or business that have a few people deciding on the final logo. Having multiple people give feedback on a logo will likely require more revisions than a business with just one person making the decision.

Enterprise Logo Design Package

Within this top-tier package, you will receive eight logo design concepts and unlimited logo revisions, plus you will also receive branded stationary once you decide on your logo. This package is £99 and a great choice for any size business that has the cash available to fund it.

 

All You Need to Know About Bowmore Whisky and Where to Find It

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Bowmore is one of the eight remaining distilleries of famous Scottish island: Islay. Islay Whisky is legendary due to many factors including the sheer volume of whisky produced despite the small size of the island. Bowmore whisky distillery is the oldest on Islay and is home to the oldest whisky maturation warehouse in the whole world. In other words, Bowmore is a legend amongst legends reigning as such for almost 240 years. It easily understood, therefore, why rare Bowmore whisky is so highly sought after, and worth a fair amount of money. To learn all you need to know about Bowmore whisky and where to find it, continue reading this article.

Islay Whisky

Before delving into the details of Bowmore whisky, you should, first of all, understand the significance of the Isle of Islay in the world of whisky. Folklore tells us that monks travelling from Ireland first brought the art of whisky distilling to Islay after realising the islands aptness for the process. Islay has an abundance of peat, which is partly decomposed vegetable matter), freshwater and barley, all of which are used in the distilling process. The conditions are perfect. To this day, the Islay peat is what gives Islay whisky its special flavour of faint sea air and seaweed.

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Bowmore Whisky

The very first record of the Bowmore Distillery was in 1779, however, it is known that founder David Simpson bought the land in 1766 and many older members of the Islay community will confirm that distilling started on Islay long before 1779. One of the many legends of Islay distilling is that although the tax man first started excising whisky in the 17th century, he did not even visit Islay for another 150 years after due to the barbaric reputation of the Islanders. Therefore, it is not difficult to imagine that perhaps Bowmore distilling was active for some time before it was officially recorded.

The Oldest Islay Malt Ever Released

Since the Bowmore whisky distillery is the oldest on Islay, there are many special bottles in circulation to this day that are worth a large amount of money. Rare whisky has become a highly coveted collectable over the last several decades, typically with the rule of the more unusual and scarce the bottle, the more it is worth. In 2012, the oldest Islay single malt was released: the 1957 expression. This malt was matured in the No.1 Vaults (the oldest whisky maturation warehouse) for 54 years. Only twelve bottles exist, making it incredibly rare.

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The Rare Malt Whisky Company

For those looking to purchase rare Bowmore whisky, it is important you know the reliable retailers. The Rare Malt Whisky Company is a specialist rare whisky seller, dealing only in authentic and genuinely rare whiskies. There is an impressive selection of Bowmore whisky on the website. Plus, this Scottish company offer a sourcing service through which you can request a specific bottling.

 

Scotland’s Thriving Industries

If you live or work in Scotland you will know that our country has a long tradition of innovation, commercialisation and entrepreneurial dynamism. There are key sectors where we thrive, as Scottish is a world leader in a number of industries. Below you will find a list of just some of the sectors that are thriving in Scotland in 2017. (more…)

The Impact of Brexit on Public Spending

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The discussion around Brexit keeps going on and on, check out impactbrexit.com for all the discussions. However, one of the main talking points is the impact of Brexit on public spending. With austerity being a key part of government policy since the financial crisis of 2007, public spending has been hit hard. There have been some sort of cuts to services every time a new budget comes out. One of the helping hands that local authorities and the public sector in the United Kingdom have received is through the European Union. While Nigel Farage, Boris Johnson and the rest of the “Leave” campaign focused on the money we gave to the EU, they didn’t consider what they got back. This article will look at how the European Union has helped public spending in Britain and how leaving will impact these services.

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Making The Move From Bricks & Mortar To Online

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In the 21st century, we are seeing more and more pure play retailers come into the picture. Many of these purely online retailers are stealing the show and dominating their respective markets. You don’t need to think for too long in order to come up with a few examples in your head; think ASOS, Amazon and any comparison site. If you have been a bricks and mortar faithful and kept your business afloat then you are on to a winner, mounting real estate costs and competition have seen many high street retailers face closures.

This is nothing to be disheartened in, even some of the UKs biggest retailers were hit hard by the recession and above factors. With modern technology and CMS (content management systems) which facilitate eCommerce, there has never been a better time to make the move online. Here we take a look at what is to be gained from making the move from bricks & mortar to online.

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Defining Digital Marketing Trends of 2017

Digital Marketing trends are what’s in and what’s out for the business world. Like fashion trends, it’s continuously changing to discover new, innovative ways to reach its target audience. Whether that be through new social media platforms, new data tracking and algorithm methods or exciting content marketing, new trends are the way up.

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Factors to consider when choosing a Tarmac Company

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Tarmacking is a very delicate matter and no matter how small your project is, getting skilled and qualified personnel to do the job is a must. Tarmacking is always a costly project, and it is therefore critical to ensure that you invest in the right workforce and professionals. This means that you should consider a lot of factors before getting involved with any Tarmac company to avoid getting cheated on or played. In this article, we bring to you some of these factors that you should consider. We hope that you will find this helpful in your next tarmacking adventure!

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Stay Focused During The Working Week

It is hard to stay focused during the week when you are racing to the weekend. The most important thing you can do is stay motivated. Whatever helps you to do this, try to keep a routine and stick to it. We have gathered a list of tips below on how you can improve your working week for the better.

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