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BDB to run the 2014 Manchester 10k for Alzheimer’s Society

BDB has once again entered the Business Challenge of the Bupa Great Manchester Run, marking the fifth consecutive year it has been part of the event. With a 10 strong team taking part in the Small Business Mixed Team Challenge category, BDB will be running on behalf of the Alzheimer’s Society…
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BDB boosts service in Asia

BDB has posted a senior member of its leadership team to its Asian hub in Singapore to enhance the service offering available to clients in the region. Louise Reid, client services director, now heads up BDB’s operations in Asia, providing the full range of integrated services, including marketing communications strategy, consultancy and evaluation and the production of high quality content, creative and digital materials.
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BDB scoops International Agency of the Year at the PRMoment Golden Hedgehog PR Awards

At a glittering ceremony celebrating the finest PR and communications in the North of the UK, BDB last night accepted the International Agency of the Year for 2014. A panel of over 30 judges recognised the quality and consistency of …
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BDB set to support International Trade Expo 2014

BDB is delighted to announce that it will be supporting the upcoming the International Trade Expo 2014 (ITE) in Liverpool. Taking place between 10 and 11 June, the expo is part of the International Festival for Business 2014 – an ambitious programme of business events running throughout June and July in Liverpool.
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BDB named 2014 North West Export Champion

BDB has been named one of the UKTI North West region’s Export Champions for the second year. The Export Champions initiative focuses on encouraging and inspiring companies across the North West to take up the export challenge. With BDB’s long …
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BDB shortlisted for two Golden Hedgehog Awards

In a great start to the year, BDB has been shortlisted for two PRmoment.com Golden Hedgehog Awards. BDB has been nominated under the prestigious ‘best international agency’ category, as well as a nomination in the ‘best b2b campaign’ category for …
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BDB hosts webinar on b2b influencer marketing

BDB hosts webinar on b2b influencer marketing BDB is committed to extolling the benefits of b2b marketing best practice and on 20th November, René is delivering a webinar in conjunction with B2B Marketing Magazine on the topic of influencer marketing. …
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BDB shortlisted for Insider North West International Trade Awards

BDB is delighted to pick up another award nomination (our fourth of the season), this time for the North West Insider International Trade Awards. This follows the agency’s nominations at the CIPR Pride Awards for our rebrand work with Ingredion, …
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BDB shortlisted for b2b marketing agency of the year at 2013 MiAwards

BDB is delighted to be shortlisted in the ‘b2b marketing agency of the year’ category at the MiAwards 2013. Recognised for work in specialist b2b marketing communications, BDB looks to repeat its feat from 2011 when it was crowned the …
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BDB to talk international marketing at Going Global 2013

BDB will be exhibiting and speaking at Going Global, the top UK exhibition for expanding businesses abroad. Taking place at London Olympia on 28-29 November as part of The Great British Business Show, the show will provide information and support …
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New Pentagon Chemicals website goes live

International chemicals manufacturer Pentagon Chemicals has launched its new corporate brand and website, designed and built by BDB’s digital team.  Following a collaborative planning process, BDB refreshed Pentagon’s brand identity to reflect the company’s commitment to sustainable chemistry partnerships, and …
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BDB plays key role in launch of Innospec’s new website

Leading global chemical manufacturer, Innospec Inc has launched a new website offering users rich, valuable content, market-centric information within an engaging and easy-to-use navigation structure. BDB developed relevant, key word rich content for the whole site and designed new imagery …
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BDB shortlisted for B2B Marketing Communications Agency of the Year Award

Following hot on the heels of BDB’s CIPR Pride Awards short listing for our rebrand work with Ingredion, the agency is delighted to learn that it has been shortlisted for the B2B Marketing magazine’s B2B Marketing Communications Agency of the …
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BDB shortlisted for prestigious CIPR Pride Award

BDB is delighted to learn that our EMEA rebrand communications campaign for food ingredient client Ingredion has been shortlisted in the prestigious CIPR Pride Awards in the UK for 2013. “It is always nice to receive recognition from your peers for the work …
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BDB’s stock rises on the 2013 PR Week Top 150

BDB is delighted to learn that it has improved its standing in the latest PR league tables released by the UK’s leading weekly PR focused magazine, PR Week. BDB has moved from 131 to 124 on the overall nationwide league …
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BDB shortlisted in 2013 PRCA DARE Awards

BDB is thrilled to be shortlisted in the inaugural PRCA DARE Awards North for 2013. The judges selected BDB’s campaign for leading ingredient innovator and formulation expert, Glanbia Nutritionals in the Technical and Trade category. BDB’s brief was to reposition …
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René chairs On The Edge digital conference in Manchester

Digital director René is resuming his chairing duties at the On the Edge digital conference in Manchester on 23rd May. With an impressive speaker line-up including Dr Dave Chaffey, one of the world’s pre-eminent digital marketers, the conference offers key …
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BDB runs the 2013 Manchester 10k for Macmillan and The Christie

*****Manchester 10k update*****  The BDB team came 5th in the Small Business Mixed Team Challenge as part of the race, raising £225 for MacMillan and £195 for The Christie, our nominated charities. Thanks to everyone who supported us. BDB is …
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Louise recognised at Insider North West Young Professional Awards

BDB’s client services director, Louise Reid, came runner up in the young marketing and media professional category at Insider’s North West Young Professional Awards 2013. Extended for the first year beyond Manchester to the whole of the North West, the …
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Alison mentors Dragons’ Den winner for London final

BDB’s head of PR and judge for the Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU)’s Dragons’ Den style business start-up competition, Alison is proud to mentor the regional winners in preparation for the Goldman Sachs Young Innovators Awards national final. Alison said: “Well …
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Alison sharpens claws for the MMU Dragons’ Den final

Member of the expert judging panel for the Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU)’s Dragons’ Den style Business Start-Up competition, Alison is looking forward to the final next Friday. Inspired by the popular BBC TV series, the MMU Business School’s Dragons’ Den …
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Triple award nomination for BDB in the RAR Awards

BDB is delighted to be listed as a finalist in three categories of the RAR Awards 2013 – the marketing services awards based entirely on regular, independently sourced client feedback. RAR (Recommended Agencies Register) recommends marketing suppliers to brand owners …
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Vitafoods / NBT awards judging begins

Now the Vitafoods / NBT Awards have closed for entries, BDB’s head of public relations Alison Owen, a member of the judging panel, is looking forward to evaluating the latest developments in the world of functional food and beverages. Now in their …
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BDB secures new brief in inspiring design

BDB is delighted to be awarded an exciting new brief from global textiles innovator, Milliken.  Milliken is one of the world’s leading textiles and floor-coverings manufacturers, producing design led, technically advanced and sustainably sound products. With the aim of inspiring …
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Alison joins MMU Dragons

Account Director Alison Owen has been invited to join the panel of experts from successful North West businesses for the Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU)’s Dragons’ Den style event. Now in its tenth year, the MMU Business School Business Start-Up competition …
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