DRESS TO IMPRESS
Q: I've been tasked with sourcing some costume characters for a field marketing campaign aimed at the younger market. Can you recommend a company able to offer an extensive range of costumes?
A: Jellyhead 3D (020 8653 7751) is a costume and prop design company that can cater for both the TV and promotional worlds. The company was set up by a small team in 1998 and prides itself on providing design support from a client's initial ideas through to the 3D development.
Jellyhead 3D can provide brand characters, promotional characters and sports mascots and offers a replication and refurbishment service, as well as costume accessories. Clients include Asda, BBC Entertainment, Granada and Procter & Gamble.
STAND AND DELIVER
Q: My company is about to exhibit at a large tradeshow and I need to source some promotional items that I can hand out on the stand. Can you provide any ideas and a company that would be able to provide such products?
A: Dart Advertising (0191 261 0456) is based in the north of England and produces an extensive catalogue full of accessories available to cater for your promotional gift needs. Items such as branded confectionery, mugs and keyrings could be placed on the stand along with traditional exhibition-related products including carrier bags, badges and lanyards.
For slightly more adventurous clients the firm also offers branded clothing and car and travel accessories among its extensive range of products.