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The Moores Furniture Group is the latest manufacturer to start working with PR and marketing firm Unify in Brighouse.
Set to support brand campaign activity in the lead up to its 75th anniversary, Unify will be responsible for amplifying the Moores brand across the major consumer and business press.
With an extensive network of KBB contacts and a track record of implementing successful PR campaigns, Unify is well positioned to support Moores with its visions for the future.
Unify and Moores will work together to secure first-class media coverage across key topics including trend-led design, product innovation, marketing and sustainability.
Emma Leonard, Managing Director of Unify, said: “We are excited to be working with another KBB client. We love everything about interiors from walls and floors to kitchens and bathrooms. It is a sector in which we are very excited and in which we have gained extensive experience.
“We combine a personal and small business approach with national and international reach. Our results speak for themselves and testify to our relationships within the industry.”
Moores joins a list of well-established Unify customers that include homeware giant OXO, national tile retailer Tile Giant, British tile and flooring distributor Verona, British tableware specialist Viners, homeware brand Typhoon, and Italian manufacturer Fassa Bortolo.
South Yorkshire agency, Bigfoot Digital, is set by YESSS Electrical to drive online growth through digital PR channels, pay-per-click services, and on-site SEO channels.
The Barnsley-based digital agency has grown exponentially in the past few months, having hired Head of SEO, Lizzie Lewington of Jaywing, along with top-notch content and technical SEO talent from across Yorkshire.
It is now in the process of expanding to a new office in downtown Barnsley, after winning several clients in the past two months.
Sam Orrin, Public Relations and Digital Data Officer at Bigfoot Digital said: “We are delighted to have been appointed by YESSS Electrical to grow its online presence across the UK.
“I and a few members of the team have experience working with engineering components and electronic wholesale business previously, and I can’t wait to apply that experience working with YESSS Electrical’s digital channels.
“I am confident that our data-informed approach will yield some impressive results.”
Mark Nolan, Director of YESSS Electrical added: “We are the UK’s fastest growing electrical wholesaler since our launch in 2012, having been established in Europe for nearly 50 years.
“We now have 98 branches across the UK, including 17 in Yorkshire, and locations from Stornoway to Northern Ireland, to Guernsey.
“We are pleased to work with Bigfoot Digital to elevate our online visibility, to rival the success of our branch expansion.”
Sheffield-based creative agency Rise at Seven, founded in 2019 by Carrie Rose and Stephen Kinwright, is opening a new permanent residence in Shoreditch, London.
The move comes on the heels of a recent expansion in Manchester, after the agency grew 190% last year.
The agency now has 110 employees with 15 currently based in the new London office. The agency has 20 vacancies now and outside the UK it offers its services in Germany, Spain and the Netherlands.
Rise at Seven has registered 25 new customers in the past three months, including Tough Mudder, Boohoo & BoohooMAN and Justmylook.
Will Hobson, London Public Relations and Business Director, said: “I am very pleased to announce that we are expanding our London office into a new space in Shoreditch.
“After working remotely for the past two years, it is amazing to be back in the office and creating the perfect space that fits our culture. Being together is essential to personal development at our agency and our new space will prepare us for the next round of growth.”
As confirmed by Rise At Seven, it has been appointed as the creative search agency held for Chill Insurance to help accelerate digital growth via search engine optimization (SEO), social networking and PR in the UK and Ireland.
Michael McLaughlin, CEO of Chill Insurance, said: “Chill is a brand at its core with innovation, and we felt that Rise At Seven was the ideal partner to help us realize our strong growth ambitions given its track record of disruptive campaigns and stubborn accolades.
“We are excited to be working with the Rise At Seven team to help us improve our SEO, digital PR and social media presence so we can reach new audiences and continue to be the fastest growing insurance broker in Ireland.”
Carrie Rose, CEO of Rise at Seven, said: “I am delighted to announce our appointment by Chill insurance in their UK and Irish markets.
“We will work with them to provide a strategy to improve their organic visibility and branding online. This is just another example of how we can tie search and branding together to help build brand authority and increase search.”