Can rebranding a company help shift in-house attitudes?

By Darren Evans, founder of UK strategic brand consultancy The Engine Room As 2020 marked the beginning of a fresh decade, the chances of organisations pressing the ‘reset’ button in the early stages of the year, were perhaps even more likely. The challenge during any such period of change – whether incremental or revolutionary – […]

BBC1’s The Customer is Always Right are looking for products to feature

“The Customer Is Always Right” is an exciting series that follows budding entrepreneurs from across the UK as they try to make a success of their inventions. They are making everything from pet accessories to health and beauty products, home and garden tools, to children’s gadgets. Each episode will feature three entrepreneurs, with audiences hearing […]

Why sleep is the key to a healthier, happier and more productive workplace?

Dr Jonathan Bloomfield, Mammoth Sleep Expert and Exercise Physiologist Life in 2019 is busy and stressful. In fact, many of us are driven to believe that keeping ourselves constantly occupied at work and in our domestic lives is an important part of our identity. While there is absolutely nothing wrong in working hard and pushing […]

Home & Interior Trends for Spring Summer 2021

Design Network North members- Trend Bible are a global trend agency who specialise in predicting the future of life at home. They work collaboratively with the world’s best brands and retailers helping them seize tomorrow’s opportunities. Whether it’s the future of eating, decorating, playing, celebrating or bringing up children, they apply their expertise to develop […]

Newton Press Named as Regional Finalist in National Business Award

Environmentally friendly printers and members of Design Network North, Newton Press of County Durham has been named as a regional finalist in the 2019 ‘Small Business Big Heart’ Awards in association with The judges chose Newton Press for serving the community for over 55 years with its free newspaper, involvement with numerous local organisations, […]

Top tips for recovering debts

It’s a common problem businesses face. You’ve provided the agreed goods or services and your customer hasn’t paid for them. You’ve probably chased and been promised payment, but nothing has materialised. So what can you do? Here are some top tips from Commercial Law Firm Muckle LLP…   Find out why they’re not paying Is […]

How and why family businesses increase sales through better brands

  There’s something special about a company with togetherness running through its core because its brand boasts deep-rooted family values which other corporate-led firms often struggle to offer. This inherent integrity isn’t solely limited to family firms though – after all many companies work hard to establish, and stay true to, family values, whether or […]


The GoPrint3D marketing team were travelling back last week after celebrating being included in the Digital Top Enterprise Top 100 when they saw this tweet from Julian Smith (their local MP, Chief Whip of the House of Commons and Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury): Unbeknown to the team, but Express Group (of which GoPrint3D […]