Choosing the right agency: Part IV

In Part IV we take a look at the PR function and see what kind of agency fits your needs best. What kind of PR agency do I need? There’s much to be said about choosing a dedicated PR company for your needs. The specialist PR firm tends to be a large inner-city London or Manchester-based organisation with a wealth …

Choosing the right agency: Part III

In Choosing the right agency: Part II we reviewed what you could expect to find when looking for a strategic marketing consultancy service and explained the pros and cons to help you get it right. The third instalment in our advice and guidance series, Choosing the right agency: Part III takes a peek at digital agencies and why they are …

Choosing the right agency: Part II

In the first ‘Choosing the right agency’ article we looked at the typical everyday enquiries received by a busy Manchester marketing company like thinktank. This time we look at the first of the Specialist Agency types which provide marketing services to clients The Marketing Consultant & Marketing Consultancies A stand-alone marketing consultancy can carry out general strategic marketing work for …

HM The Queen – by appointment to…

Her Majesty the Queen’s lighting designer has appointed thinktank marketing Manchester & thinktank video London to manage its marketing & advertising and video production campaigns. The company approached thinktank originally in 2009 and is now ready to being developing its core business. With a number of science and technology clients, thinktank has a strong understanding of the UK market and …

Thinktank joins Young Enterprise

Thinktank Marketing agreed a three-year contract with Young Enterprise, assisting local schools and colleges mentor young people, helping them to improve their business skills. Marketing, Business Planning, Advertising and Design techniques are covered with the 6th form students, In addition, the Manchester marketing agency aims to work alongside Young Enterprise students in developing their sense of marketing and business awareness. Thinktank’s …

Helping the FA find its way

The FA - helping the FA find their way

Thinktank marketing Manchester has helped the FA with various initiatives since 1998 and has now been commissioned thinktank to design its location maps for England international matches. Development of location maps provides a consistent branding approach and enables travelling fans to find stadia quickly and easily. Thinktank originally designed location maps for a number of premiership football clubs and the thinktank …

Manchester is united with thinktank

Thinktank helps Rio Ferdinand launch his football school

Thintank marketing has been appointed as official marketing consultants to a new football school, sponsored by Manchester United and England international footballer, Rio Ferdinand. Rio is committed to helping young people in the community and has given his time and lent his excellent brand name to the development of a football coaching academy, which he personally sponsors. Football fans from …

Launching products: how to

How to launch a product: marketing know how

Thinktank’s Stuart Murphy was invited to share thinktank’s expertise in product launch marketing with its readership. With more than 15-years experience of launching products across the Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Sports Marketing, Finance, Banking, Automotive, Training, Education, NHS, Public Sector, Music. Technology, Building Services, Venue Marketing, Football, and Film industry, Stuart produced a how-to guide to launching products. An essential asset for …

Sprint finish in sight

Sprint Academy uses thinktank marketing agency Manchester to improve performance

Thinktank marketing Manchester has been awarded the project management for development of training course materials by industry leader Sprint Academy. The sports training marketing account was awarded to thinktank’s marketing and digital team who are  developing specialist course materials and marketing materials. The process will take up to two years to complete in an ambitious plan for Sprint to become …

Entrepreneur of the Year 2004 National Award

Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Marketing - thinktank marketing manchester

Manchester’s leading marketing agency, thinktank played a significant role in the winning of the Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2004. When the client approached thinktank marketing, the meeting was quick and unusual. The client introduced the company by saying, “Thinktank has come on recommendation. You’ve got the job. I’m a busy man, here’s a KPMG report. Read it. I want a …

Manchester agency has the Edge

Thinktank has the edge: a model looking up, over the edge of a building in Central Manchester

Thinktank marketing Manchester wins the prestigious account of Edge & Thompson, a leading supplier of re-fits to companies such as Whitbread and TGI Fridays. The company employs 220 staff and operates from its Blackpool base. Thinktank has been asked to carry out a number of projects including, brochure design, catalogue design and catalogue production, web design, digital marketing and corporate …

The empire grows

Leading New York Agency KMGI, based in the Empire State Building, recently appointed thinktank marketing Manchester as its expert witness of choice in a new partnership agreement. Thinktank works with KMGI providing marketing consultancy and new media consultancy services for its overseas clients. Thinktank director Stuart Murphy has declined to comment on the exact nature of the work involved due …

SEO gaining popularity

SEO - Search Engine Optimisation

With a record number of companies launching new web sites this year, it is becoming increasingly difficult to obtain high search engine rankings. The concept of Search Engine Optimisation or SEO has been born. The further up the rankings a web site is, the more traffic and ultimately more business it attracts. The theory behind SEO is that search engines …

Venue Marketing of the year award

Venue Marketing of the Year - marketing agency thinktank

Thinktank has made a magnanimous gesture by being awarded the Venue Marketing of the Year award and gifting it silently to one of its clients. The award is a prestigious award and reflects a venue’s ability to improve its venue marketing ability across a range of criteria within a short space of time. Thinktank directors refuse to name the client except …

What’s digital marketing

Digital Marketing Agency in Manchester: Thinktank

Thinktank has announced that it is introducing a specialist digital marketing service. The web will eventually be used by everyone for hours every single day and thinktank plans to  guide clients through the minefield of grasping the technology.  Thinktank marketing Manchester believes that, “In 1998, companies lack the skills necessary to capitalise on emerging technologies such as the internet. Whilst …

Thinktank marketing relocates to Manchester

Manchester UK

Following a first successful year in business, thinktank marketing has relocated its office from Yorkshire to Manchester. Following appointment by Business Link, Liverpool Football Club and other key clients in 1997, thinktank has moved to the North West. The company is now the north west marketing agency of choice for a number of key UK brands. The organisation now has …

The pride of Anfield

Lifetime Liverpool FC supporter and director of thinktank marketing manchester Stuart Murphy proudly announces that thinktank marketing has been appointed to work with Liverpool Football Club for an initial three-year period. The projects are commercially confidential and neither thinktank or Liverpool FC has commented upon the  nature or scope of the appointment. Stuart Murphy, principal consultant at thinktank said, “We’re not …

Business Link takes a Masterclass

marketing masterclass with thinktank manchester

Marketing Masterclass provider and small business (SME) expert thinktank marketing has secured a deal with Business Link UK to become the first accredited marketing masterclass lecturer to its businesses in the Merseyside Area. Business Link Liverpool approached thinktank marketing for advice. Business Link wanted a detailed review of previous marketing plans put forward by independent Liverpool Marketing Consultants. The findings …