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Going beyond the design for Weston Park

13th June, 2017 • No Comments

Allen Design Team have delivered an all-encompassing concept for the cancer charity, with Jess Ennis-Hill and BBC jumping on board. Weston Park Cancer Charity launched its #BeyondTheTreatment campaign, seeking to deliver an enormously worthwhile upgrade to Weston Park Hospital cancer wards that goes way beyond the NHS standards. Setting out to provide its inpatients and […]

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Is your website Secure?

13th May, 2016 • No Comments

Website hacking and spamming is only going to get worse. If high profile companies can be hacked what chance have smaller companies and their websites? It’s not all bad news… Allen Design Team incorporate extra levels of protection to all the websites we design, build and host. Our server ensures all traffic to your website is […]

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Raising money for Melanoma Focus

23rd April, 2016 • No Comments

Steve Silverwood of Eca Group is raising money for Melanoma Focus and we want to help Steve hit is target of £5,000. Urgent! Please read. Time is running out he currently stands at £4,291.91 He is well on course but we need one last push to get him over the line (he might need a […]

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Roadchef recycles

7th April, 2016 • No Comments

As a motorway service operator, Roadchef are open 24 hours a day throughout the year at 30 locations in the UK visited by 44 million customers every year. UKWSL asked us to work closely with themselves and Roadchef in delivering waste recycling POS stations and supporting marketing materials. The installation of new bin systems to […]

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Hot off the press!

7th April, 2016 • No Comments

The Corporate Brochure for UKWSL is now printed in all it’s recycled glory! As part of their comprehensive marketing campaign UKWSL asked us to design and print a brochure that reflects the companies ambitions and desire to create the future of waste management. The brochure delivers the benefits to clients by way of operational improvements as well […]

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A very happy Customer!

7th April, 2016 • No Comments

I’ve worked with Allen Design Team for a long time now both on a personal project and New Nordic. I’ve always felt assured with the worked output. A very happy customer. Karen Collins Company Director New Forest Safari Campers  

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Chimo Holdings

30th October, 2015 • No Comments

Great news we have been appointed to up date the image of Sheffield based Chimo Holdings. “Chimo Holdings are a premier British manufacturer, blending traditional Sheffield craftsmanship with modern technology to produce an impressive range of the finest quality cutlery, gallery trays, silver and giftware and promotional merchandise, sold all over the world.” More info to follow as the project […]

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Eca Brand Strategy and marketing

15th October, 2015 • No Comments

Having recently finished a complete brand refresh and web build for Energy Cost advisors (Eca Group) we have now been retained as their outsourced marketing team. Like many companies out there Eca have reached a point where they have some great tactical tools and a desire to grow but they lack marketing expertise, after all they […]

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New website for AW Hainsworth

24th September, 2015 • No Comments

We have just launched a new website for AW Hainsworth. AW Hainsworth are a specialist textile company and have been an unrivalled market leader for 230 years. The company have been manufacturing woollen cloth in Yorkshire since 1783. Hainsworth fabric has clothed royalty and the military for full-dressed ceremonial occasions and has embellished and enriched […]

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He’s a Fire Starter!

24th August, 2015 • No Comments

Yes that’s right our very own Anthony Allen was introduced at recent client company presentation as The Fire Starter! Client Company UKWSL chose this name in relation to the rebranding work and marketing campaign that Allen Design Team has undertaken for them. The project has begun a huge shift in thinking at UKWSL as the […]

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25 Years of Photoshop

19th February, 2015 • No Comments

To celebrate 25 years of the tool that has helped shape creativity, artists around the world contributed their most amazing dreams—and their working files with layers. The PSDs were animated layer by layer to create this video (made with Photoshop, of course!) celebrating #Photoshop25. Find out how it all began here.

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Be Prepared!

14th February, 2015 • No Comments

Google have announced possibly the biggest Google algorithm update of the year which will effect all website rankings on mobile. No matter what industry you are in, this update will have a huge impact on your rankings. Mobile now accounts for over 50% of all internet traffic and is incredibly important you are prepared. Contact […]

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Hainsworth + Jenny Schwarz Collaboration

12th February, 2015 • No Comments

Hainsworth’s latest fashion collaboration with British Designer Jenny Schwarz is featured in the latest edition of Twist magazine…with a small but worthy mention of our marketing efforts in the last paragraph at the end of the article 😉 Take a look here. You’ll find the article on page 12. To take a look at the London […]

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Website Security – Are You Safe?

12th February, 2015 • No Comments

We thought 2015 might calm down a bit on the security front, we were wrong! This year has already kicked off with a fairly big security scare – GHOST. This is a new bug which is pretty serious so if your website is hosted on a Linux server this may well effect you. What is […]

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What’s in the Box?

19th September, 2014 • No Comments

To celebrate the launch of our brand new website, we’re giving away a special gift in one of our legendary cardboard boxes. Entry is simple, all you have to do is follow us on twitter and tweet us with your creative guess of #whatsinthebox and we will do the rest. Follow us here. You can enter as many times as […]

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Why kids should learn about graphic design

4th August, 2014 • No Comments

Witty, engaging and never condescending, “A Kidd’s Guide to Graphic Design” provides an introduction to some of the key concepts in graphics and typography. It’s exactly the kind of introduction to graphic design that I never had – but wish I did – when I was at school. Read Chip’s interview with wired.com here Photo © Joe Pugliese

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I LIKE IT. WHAT IS IT Exhibition

Anthony Burrill Exhibition

23rd July, 2014 • No Comments

The I LIKE IT. WHAT IS IT? exhibition at MADE NORTH Gallery in Sheffield features a selection of Anthony’s best-known works which have been re-purposed exclusively for a new book of posters printed on heavyweight art paper with an accompanying sheet printed in special inks. On the back of each poster is a description of […]

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Colour of the Year 2014

8th January, 2014 • No Comments

The colour guru’s at PANTONE have spoken! Radiant Orchid is the colour to “intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded creativity and originality, which is increasingly valued in today’s society.” “An enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and […]

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