Skipton Financial Services (SFS), a highly recommended financial provider based in North Yorkshire have been providing the Daily Telegraphs’ Inheritance Tax Service since 2004. Due to the success of this relationship SFS now also provide the Telegraph Investment and Pension Service and their At Retirement Service. In addition to the Daily Telegraph, SFS is also a trusted partner of The Guardian.
Cuckoo was briefed by SFS to develop strategic concepts for The Telegraph, to help them stay ahead of the curve and competition.
Based in Manchester city centre, the vision of Goodwin Fish is to revolutionise the experience of the estate agent.
Punk PR is a boutique style agency, designed to offer a completely tailored service. Experts in consumer and trade PR their wealth of experience, knowledge and industry contacts make their clients truly stand out from the crowd.
Wells Fargo is a global US banking and financial services holding company. We create and manage numerous campaigns in multiple languages, across print, digital and to strict brand guidelines.
Experian are a market leading FTSE 100 global information services company. They help businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud and automate decision making. Experian also helps individuals to check their credit report and credit score, as well as protect against identity theft.
Their products are delivered to help consumers and organisations make critical decisions in a timely and consistent manner. With over 25 years of experience, Experian have met the growing needs of the financial services market and have become a trusted intermediary on the internet. CreditExpert, their online credit monitoring and identity fraud protection membership service in the UK, helps consumers to monitor credit records. 20 million people have already checked their free Experian credit report.
Using our digital expertise here at Cuckoo, we have developed a full suite of online display banners for Experian CreditExpert on some of the world’s biggest advertising platforms such as Google, Yahoo, MSN, eBay, Gumtree and BT.
Valor Hospitality Europe Limited is a fresh, vibrant hospitality management company, operating a fast growing group of high profile hotels. Currently operating 20 hotels within the UK under leading hotel brands including Hilton, IHG and Marriott. Cuckoo has been working with them for over a decade helping them reach their target audience through effective and creative marketing solutions.
Formally TWAS, this charity needed to make some fundamental changes to its business model if they were to survive. Funding is always a challenge; especially with smaller charities, and in order to open more funding streams they needed to offer support to men as well as women. This meant they needed to change their name, logo and overall look and feel making it more neutral. We carried out a complete rebrand for them working closely with all key stakeholders and trustees. From agreement on the new brand we designed, wrote all the copy and built a new website, in addition to digital we also we produced a suite of brochure wear and POS.
Salford’s most prestigious business event is organised by the University of Salford, The Business Group Salford and Salford City Council. Once at the heart of the industrial revolution, Salford now has an expanding creative, media and digital sector, strong financial and professional services market as well as a steady manufacturing base.
The evening is designed to recognise the achievements of those working within the Salford community in a variety of different fields, and to create a fabulous platform each year to promote the city, its businesses and their growing successes.
Following their acquisition of The Co-operative Investments in 2012, we were invited to pitch for a number of Royal London’s key projects to support the ongoing communication to Co-operative customers. Our 16-year tenure on the Co-operative roster enabled us to understand how the customer base felt and thought about their investment products and put us in a strong position to deliver the brand campaign. The initial activity was to develop a brand direct mail campaign informing customers about the new change of ownership and how Royal London would make a difference to their product portfolio. We designed and produced a number of direct mail campaigns, statement inserts and online banners to deliver the key messages.
REVIV is the Leading Global Wellness Provider of Signature IV Nutrient Infusions and Booster Shots. Treatments target a variety of wellness needs by replenishing hydration, aiding recovery from illness or jet lag, providing hangover relief, restoring vitamin & nutrient levels, refreshing cosmetic appearance and revitalising your overall wellbeing.
Police Mutual is run by and for the police. Over 200,000 officers, staff and their family members trust them with their finances, insurance and wellbeing.
Muse is one of the country’s leading names in mixed-use development and urban regeneration – a national developer with regional operations in Manchester, London, Leeds and Glasgow. With more than 30 years’ experience of delivering high quality developments which bring real change to our towns and cities, they have delivered more than 16 million square feet of commercial and residential property.
Alliance Manchester Business School part of The University of Manchester is the largest campus-based business and management school in the UK and has provided business management education for 50 years; the school is famed for delivering original thinking and contemporary teaching.
Alliance Manchester Business School approached Cuckoo in April 2015 to design their DBA prospectus. Since then we have been responsible for redesigning their MBA prospectus, designing collateral for events and supporting their name change roll-out through display banners, lightbox adverts, a digital 6–sheet as well as outdoor banners around key locations in Manchester.
Freebass are a Manchester supergroup consisting of iconic legends Peter Hook (New Order, Joy Division), Andy Rourke (The Smiths) and Gary ‘Mani’ Mounfield (The Stone Roses, Primal Scream).
GE Capital – Fleet Services, is the largest supplier of vehicle leasing and fleet management in the world. Our overall objective behind the marketing planning strategy for GE Capital is to match value propositions to corporate fleet buying behaviours. This involves the development of a CCV programme linked to suspect, pipeline and purchase cycles.
English Cities Fund is a joint partnership between Muse Developments, Legal & General and the Homes & Communities Agency. ECf was created by the British government to lead the way in reshaping UK towns and cities, bringing over 5.4 million square feet of property including homes, retail and corporate space.
Their rich portfolio comprises of mix-use development schemes across the country with an estimated total value of £2 billion.
DoubleTree by Hilton is an American hotel chain and a part of Hilton brand. With franchises worldwide we produce branding and marketing collateral for hotels in Manchester, Chester and Leeds.
The Diocese of Shrewsbury continues the mission of the Catholic Church across Cheshire and Shropshire and parts of Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Derbyshire. It includes more than a hundred parishes and schools together with more than thirty religious communities and ecclesial movements.
We were asked to rebrand the Diocese of Salford. To bring the 100-year-old brand up-to-date, the rebrand needed to capture the origins of this Diocese. The resulting brand maintained the historical story, yet with a modern, clean and forward thinking feel.
Once produced it was implemented within amazing signage at the new administrative headquarters, it looked stunning. Since that initial project our relationship has continued to strengthen with the Diocese and we’ve been working for some time to radically improve their online engagement.
No two Crowne Plazas are alike. They are each as distinctive and dare we say, distinguished as the characters that choose to stay there. You’ll find them in Europe’s most attractive and culturally rich cities and they often reflect that wonderful local colour. Yet the one thing uniting them all is the level of comfort and standard of service you can expect.
Following extensive refurbishment programmes for the Crowne Plaza Chester, Nottingham and Glasgow, we were briefed to plan and manage a full re-launch campaign for all hotels.
Established in 1947 by 17 associations whose ambition was to provide healthcare for the general public. Since that first day, they have remained shareholder-free. Their priority is the same now as it was then – the health of customers, people and communities. They offer private health insurance for individuals and corporate plus self-pay treatments, health assessments, private GP services, physiotherapy, dentistry and elderly care.
Arval (BNP Paribas Group) is a global leader in full service vehicle leasing. They offer their clients innovative and tailored fleet solutions worldwide and unrivalled customer service.
Each AC Hotel around the world goes beyond the conventional, creating experiences inspired by entrepreneurs, innovators, and the modern traveller.