Are Mannequins Coming To Life?

20 August 2014

Miscellaneous

A revolutionary new platform in marketing has been created. A small amount of UK retailers have started using digitally integrated mannequins that beam information about the clothes displayed to the ...

Striving To Always Improve Our Services!

15 August 2014

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Amateurs and pros can both benefit from digital marketing events across the UK. Not only can you discover more about digital marketing without the tedious research but you can also ...

We Do Things The FDC Way

15 August 2014

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Digital marketing is so often misunderstood, the misinterpretation of it being identical to any kind of marketing, except on the internet and in a digital form would, admittedly, make sense. ...

Office Manager By Day; Singer With Killer Vocals By Night

14 August 2014

Miscellaneous

FDC’s own Hannah Garner has a not-so secret double life, moonlighting as a singer in her group ‘The Roulettes’. This consists of three local Ashby ladies, who have killer ...

FDC’s Sarah loves nothing more than a good challenge!

6 February 2014

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Sarah loves nothing more than a good challenge, that she can truly get her teeth into! With this in mind, it will come as no surprise that she has taken on the challenge to run the Aldi Ashby 20 in March.

Do A Barrel Roll: Google spins out of control

4 November 2011

Miscellaneous

Users all over the world are searching for "do a barrel roll". Did they mean "nag a ram"? Have we gone completely mad???

Have a Great Halloween

31 October 2011

Miscellaneous

So, it’s that one spooky night where it’s okay to dress up like a fool with your children and walk around the streets eating as much sweet stuff as you possibly can. Halloween is here, and here at FDC we’re hoping you make the most out of it.

Are we in the future yet?

18 October 2011

Miscellaneous

News of Richard Branson opening the world’s first Spaceport is surely evidence of mankind’s further progress into a future of space travel, cosmic exploration, and endeavours into the unknown. So when will we experience the future?

Noah and the Whale at the O2 Academy in Leicester

18 October 2011

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Last night I went to the O2 Academy in Leicester to watch Noah and the Whale. It was the first time I’d heard the band live and it was my first visit to the Leicester venue and do you know what? It was a brilliant night.

eCommerce Expo: Part One

12 October 2011

Miscellaneous

I'm on my way to the eCommerce expo and I really don't know what to expect as I'm purely going to learn. I've been to events at Earls Court before, and each time it's been an enjoyable occasion but because this time around it's an eCommerce exhibition I don't know what to expect.

The BlackBerry Isn't in Motion; It’s Stagnant

11 October 2011

Miscellaneous

I’ve been a BlackBerry fan for a number of years; I’ve owned three, and even swapped my latest one for my iPhone. As many of you are probably aware; I am rather large fan of Apple products.

Halloween Competition

6 October 2011

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We know that during the last week of October the majority of Britain will be carving out pumpkins creating interesting, scary and funny designs to decorate your house with. This year not only can you just show off your design talent by putting these lanterns on a porch or windowsill; the team at FDC want to see your wildest creations and we will be giving prizes out to our favourite ones.

Kindle Fire: what's it all about?

3 October 2011

Miscellaneous

A new Kindle is out, but is it really a Kindle? Finally, there is a tablet on the market that is going to offer some competition to Apple’s iPad. Now a company has realised Steve Jobs’ team are so successful because they put themselves in the shoes of their customers at all times.

Honey I Shrunk the Yellow Pages

15 September 2011

Miscellaneous

Being in the Yellow pages used to be an absolute necessity for local businesses - look at what it has become

A New Tablet on the Scene

2 August 2011

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As time has gone by since the launch of the first iPad other companies have been playing catch up. Now, it’s the release of RIM’s answer to the tablet; the BlackBerry Playbook.

Introducing...

21 July 2011

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It’s about time we got this sorted. People are forever preaching about how to do things properly, and social media is no exception. Too many people do not follow their guidelines that they seem to shout about.

The Difficult Life of a Freelancer

12 July 2011

Miscellaneous

Most people in the creative industry have an idea that one day they will be their own boss either owning their own agency or working freelance.

The Wii Number Two

15 June 2011

Miscellaneous

It's plain and simple that video games are a huge part of our lives. The video game industry is huge and we are constantly seeing advancements in already mind blowing technology.

Obama's First State Visit to England

25 May 2011

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"For the grandson of a Kenyan who served as a cook in the British Army to stand before you as President of the United States"

Are We Prepared the Second Time Around?

24 May 2011

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Are you going on holiday in the next few weeks or are you on holiday right now and are coming back in the next couple of days. If you are, you could have landed yourself in a spot of bother.

How to Be More Productive at Work

24 May 2011

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Sat here at a newly uncluttered desk, it always feels better to have a nice working environment. How do we keep this environment positive? At some point in each day we all feel distracted or uninspired, but with deadlines to meet there's only one option, to plough through.

Amazon Kindle, the game changer?

20 May 2011

Miscellaneous

Recent statistics show that the download market is fast overtaking the traditional form of printed book sales. With this rapid rise in the ebook market, is there a future for traditional print?

The Internet World Show 2011

17 May 2011

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On Thursday 12th May 2011 I headed south for the annual Internet World Show in Earls Court, London. Here, the best technology and the biggest names in the industry are on show to talk about all the interesting things that are happening in this lucrative business.

The Internet World Show - Part One

10 May 2011

Miscellaneous

A couple of months ago I wrote an article about a travel exhibition in London, due to that being such a success I am now heading back down to Earls Court in London for another exhibition, this time it's the Internet World Show.

Are the big boys taking over?

10 May 2011

Miscellaneous

It does seem that in the world of the internet there are three names that everyone knows, Google, Facebook and Microsoft, these companies have taken over the world wide web and making everything in it their own, and they do not look like stopping any time soon.