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As a whole, the UK door and window sector has an annual revenue of over £2 billion and has a projected growth rate in the region of 2%. With increased competition in the marketplace and a wider than ever range of products available for every budget, door and window suppliers and fitters need to find effective new approaches to marketing in order to stand out from their competitors. SMS is a low cost and easy to implement solution that offers incredible versatility. Read on to learn more.

Last Friday, one of the biggest ever changes in the law governing how customer data is collected, stored and used came into force - GDPR. With the risk of substantial and costly consequences for businesses which fail to comply, it has never been more important to do things right and avoid getting caught out – and this means that your SMS Marketing needs to be compliant So what should you be double checking when it comes to SMS Marketing? Here’s a quick guide in a handy infographic.

The recent increase in the number of residential new builds combined with a rise in commercial new builds and renovations has led to a healthy situation for the UK roofing sector. Growth in 2016 was reported to be 7%, with total revenue in the region of £5bn and the long term outlook is good. So how can roofing contractors make the most of SMS Marketing to ensure continued success? Read on for 4 easy to implement suggestions.

Deciding whether to use SMS Marketing, email or both ultimately depends on the objectives of your campaign and the associated return on investment (ROI). The key is to have an understanding of their inherent differences and use these to your advantage in each medium. To help give a clearer understanding, we take a closer look at some of the key differences between email and SMS Marketing, and when the latter may be an effective choice. Read on to learn more.

This weekend, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are getting married in what is a mementous occasion for the nation and an event that will be celebrated by millions of people of all ages. As well as being one of the largest social events in recent years, it offers businesses a unique chance to boost sales with some themed activities and promotions related to this unique moment. Check out this latest infographic for easy to use some suggestions to celebrate the event!