February’s arrived and so has Chinese New Year! It’s now the Year of the Pig.
The week of the and Nicky has been back in the UK. Day 1 and she’s been out visiting clients including at The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Boy’s Brigade and. Bracknell Forrest Council. Day 2 – she’s visited RAFATRAD, Princethorpe College and Rugby School.
Our certificate has arrived for our placement in the top 25 for Distributor or the Year. Thanks goes to all the suppliers who voted for us!
On the , Ian has been at an Essex Networking event. A good chance to find new people to help with their brand.
and the team is at another charity quiz night. This time we’re helping to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.
It’s a new year and we’re back after the Christmas break!
Ian’s been out this month, visiting clients. On day 1, he visited Mercedes-Benz Brooklands, ABF The Soldiers’ Charity and finally Jane Austen’s House Museum. Day 2 and Ian’s off again to see University of Bath, Wiltshire Wildlife Trust and The Royal Agricultural University.
The company celebrated a win in the Sourcing City Awards for , placing 19th out of 245th in our category.
The whole team enjoyed a fun and festive night out for their Christmas do at the Oyster Smack in Burnham on Crouch. The evening was filled with delicious food, lots of laughs and even more dancing!
We were also gifted 2 pizzas from our supplier Preseli as a Christmas present. Safe to say, it was gone in a flash! #pizzafriday
Nicky and Denise also spent a day visiting some clients in Essex, including Essex Wildlife, Essex University and Five Lakes Crowne Plaza.
We exhibited again at another Essex Hairdressers event, where we had prizes for all contestants & judges, as well as a goodie bag to give to all attendees.
November was also the month for the Hylands House Showcase for Business exhibition in Chelmsford which was a great opportunity to network with existing and potential customers and show some of the products that we are able to supply.
The team also took part in their first Quiz Night in aid of Interact Rotary. All money raised went towards 3 selected charities.
As a Corporate Silver Member of The Essex Wildlife Trust, we featured in the Winter Businesswise Magazine.
Finally, The Advantage Group held their annual meeting in Wellingborough which offered a fantastic opportunity for Ian and Holly to have a factory tour of Juniper Products.
Impamark attended its first Essex Hairdressers Event this month at The Lion Inn at Boreham where we showcased products and concepts to people in the hairdressing and beauty industry.
Since we adopted a turtle from the WWF, we received our adoption update letter!
Ian spent a few days visiting customers throughout the UK. Some included several universities in the Leeds area, Doncaster Rovers FC, Cafe2U and a few schools and charities in the Cambridge area.
Will celebrated his 3rd Anniversary with the company as well as completing his TPM qualification.
Our apprentice Holly also celebrated an anniversary with Impamark after being with us for 1 year. In addition, we are immensely proud that she won Apprentice of the Year at the ACL Awards.
Nicky as out on several customer visits, including Downhall Hotel, Harrow School and New Hall School.
On the , the team all pulled together and took part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning and raised over £270 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
As a company, Impamark decided to adopt a turtle with WWF. We thought this would be appropriate to do this year as in particular we have focused on a more environmentally approach with supplying branded merchandise. Our Happy Turtle logo launch showcased our pledge to an eco-friendly stance with the promise to not supply single use plastic bags.
Nicky, Ian and Holly went on a supplier visit to our embroiderer. It was great to see an insight into how different garments can be personalised.