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Bardon Group Franchises named in Top 100

Bardon Group Franchises named in Top 100

Categorised in: ComputerXplorers, General News, Kall Kwik, Recognition Express, techclean    Posted: December 10, 2018

Our portfolio of franchise brands has been successful once again in the Elite Franchise 100 league table. Business design and print specialists Kall Kwik finished in 58th place, while Recognition Express, techclean and ComputerXplorers all finished in the top 100 in 71st, 81st and 99th positions respectively. The Elite Franchise 100 is a league table […]

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Why franchising is essential post Brexit

Why franchising is essential post Brexit

Categorised in: Ask Nigel    Posted: July 25, 2018

Amidst all of the Brexit angst, it seems that the UK government has lost sight of all that is good about the UK and the vibrant business environment it continues to provide for entrepreneurs. The annual Legatum Prosperity Index produced by the prestigious Legatum Institute tracks the journey made by 149 countries worldwide towards or […]

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Your partner in communication

Your partner in communication

Categorised in: General News, Recognition Express    Posted: May 3, 2018

With new products, integrated video and personal touches, the latest Recognition Express catalogue is an integral part of any marketer’s arsenal. The 2018/19 Recognition Express catalogue has landed. And it’s jam-packed with ideas to help make your communications shine. Marketing inspiration This year, we’ve added 150 new lines across the six core product categories of […]

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New Recognition Express catalogue out now

New Recognition Express catalogue out now

Categorised in: Recognition Express    Posted: April 30, 2018

With new products, integrated video and personal touches, the latest Recognition Express catalogue is an integral part of any marketer’s arsenal. The 2018/19 Recognition Express catalogue has landed. And it’s jam-packed with ideas to help make your communications shine. Marketing inspiration This year, we’ve added 150 new lines across the six core product categories of […]

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Franchising – the perfect business model?

Franchising – the perfect business model?

Categorised in: General News    Posted: April 4, 2018

The last 10 years has been a period characterised by huge change – economic, people migration, globalisation, cultural and frankly change is only likely to be more prevalent going forward. On the business front we have seen a growing ‘ sophistication’ of the customer. Customers no longer defer to the supplier – they are more […]

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Put summer fun into fundraising with promo products

Put summer fun into fundraising with promo products

Categorised in: Recognition Express    Posted: March 27, 2018

With the summer fundraising season just around the corner, charities up and down the UK are gearing up for fun runs, fairs and open days. These events are a great opportunity to engage with donors and supporters. But how can you help the relationship last beyond the lazy hazy days of summer? Here are some […]

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Print Monthly speaks to Stewart Green, Managing Director of Kall Kwik Bury St Edmunds and Recognition Express Suffolk

Print Monthly speaks to Stewart Green, Managing Director of Kall Kwik Bury St Edmunds and Recognition Express Suffolk

Categorised in: General News, Kall Kwik, Recognition Express    Posted: March 26, 2018

Stewart Green entered the print industry in 2003 with the purchase of Kall Kwik Bury St Edmunds. Ink on paper is no longer enough. So, now that you are running two successful businesses in our industry, what was your journey into the print industry? I bought an existing Kall Kwik in September 2003, and it had […]

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The Kall Kwik Story – Fabulous at Forty!

The Kall Kwik Story – Fabulous at Forty!

Categorised in: Kall Kwik    Posted: January 10, 2018

The Kall Kwik story Back in the 1970s normal timescales for jobs were expressed in terms of weeks rather than days, or even hours as it is now. Print production was dominated by big players making it difficult for small and medium sized businesses to engage with them. In 1978 Kall Kwik introduced a radically […]

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