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The JAM Jar

21.05.20

With an estimated 85% reduction in footfall to retail stores during the lockdown period and most hospitality venues shutting down altogether, e-commerce has been the only way for many brands to stay afloat.

With more pressure than ever for online channels to perform, ensuring customers can easily find your products on search engines could have a solid effect on your bottom line. To get you started, here is our beginners guide to SEO for food and drink brands. (more…)

16.04.20

When Hydes Brewery needed a complete re-think of its beer line, ‘The Beer Studio’, we presented a vibrant new approach… Following a competitive pitch, we took Hydes Brewery’s dedication to experimentation and innovation to a new level with a complete rebrand of their popular cask ales range – “The Beer Studio”.

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14.04.20

We’re simply brimming with joy as we announce that, following a three-way pitch process, we have been appointed by The Skinny Food Co to sweeten up the ‘guilt-free syrup and sauce’ brand’s PR strategy

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Working from home during covid-19

07.04.20

Over the last decade or so, home and remote working has increased dramatically, as technology allows us to stay connected and work collaboratively with ease, and employers allow staff to work flexibly to help with work-life balance. 

 

A recent ONS Labour Force Survey found that 1.54 million people now work from home for their main job, and the BBC’s Wake Up to Money programme noted that there was a 74 per cent increase in people working from home between 2008 and 2018. On top of this, there are 4.8 million self-employed people in the UK, who regularly work from their kitchen tables hustling and grinding, driving their businesses forward.

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Covid resource tools

02.04.20

Whether you’re able to work from home or not, any form of self-isolation during the current coronavirus pandemic can be overwhelming. The Jammers have been social distancing and working from home since mid-March and have truly learned the importance of prioritising your mental health and staying mindful. 

 

As we all settle into finding new normals, here’s a list of hand-picked resources to help you and your family find comfort amongst all the chaos. 

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7 Marketing Tips for Indie Breweries & Distillers

01.04.20

Although traditional pubs may be struggling to keep up with the changing landscape, Britain’s craft drinks scene is booming, and small-batch gins, rums and artisan beers are helping to boost the sector dramatically, in both the on and off-trade. 

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Free social media resources blog

27.03.20

Despite the situation changing daily, COVID-19 and the subsequent lockdown have hit small businesses especially hard. That means now more than ever, it is imperative that your social media presence remains active. (more…)

11.03.20

We’ve worked with iconic Manchester leisure venue, Printworks, since 2014. During those six years, we’ve built their online presence from the ground up, establishing their social channels and generating hundreds of pieces of coverage, on and offline. From fun events to innovative campaigns, we help drive footfall and support their fantastic inhouse team to offer an unforgettable experience to visitors online and offline. (more…)

06.03.20

When discussing the topic of ‘women in business’, we have to laugh. It seems almost absurd to say, when men with careers aren’t called ‘men in business’. (more…)