LBS Builders Merchants – ‘getting’ brand and reaping the benefits…

LBS Builders Merchants‘ website went live back in September last year.  Now four months down the line, we’ve some great stats to share, ones that add weight to the argument that getting the brand right leads to a healthy ROI. Our thanks to Greg Ace, Director of Online Sales at LBSBuilders Merchants, for this great testimonial…   “We were introduced to Yellow Yoyo […]

Happy 50th Birthday Milton Keynes!

As Milton Keynes celebrates being 50 today, here are a few facts from its birth year of 1967… Jeremy Thorpe becomes leader of the UK’s Liberal Party Spurs beat Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup final Concorde is unveiled and the first Boeing 737 takes flight Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts and Pamela Anderson are born The first ATM is installed indoors at Barclays […]

Our new home at Bletchley Park

We’ve now settled into our new home at Bletchley Park, and we’re thrilled.  We’ll be a part of a vibrant, creative community that’s been at the heart of forward thinking innovation for decades. Call us on 0330 2000 100 and come and see us in our new home – if you’ve not visited the Park before then you’re […]

Happy New Year

It’s quite possible that 2016 will be remembered as one for mammoth bolts from the blue… Brexit and Trump are pretty obvious, but also the loss of a mind-bending amount of hugely talented people, far too many to mention. We’re very much looking forward to 2017 – a new year and a new home! Bletchley […]

Christmas wishes…

2016 was our first, full on year in Milton Keynes and 2017 promises to add to that excitement with January seeing us in our new home at Bletchley Park – and we can’t wait! As we head full steam towards the end of the year, a very merry Christmas from the team at Yellow Yoyo and our best wishes for a […]

We’re shortlisted at the MK Business Achievement Awards!

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted in the Design & Creativity category at the MK Business Achievement Awards, which will be held next March, at the Doubletree Hilton. “This year more than ever, as Milton Keynes hits that all important 50th milestone, celebrating the achievements of the many businesses located within the area is key to […]

Who could possibly be uncheered…

…by a Christmas Concert featuring the talents of Milton Keynes City Orchestra & Polymnia?!  As regular supporters of Milton Keynes City Orchestra, we were treated this weekend to their now traditional Christmas concert at St Peter & St Paul’s Church, Newport Pagnell. It was a joy to watch and listen to the orchestra in full Christmas swing, in such a […]

New home for London’s Design Museum

We can’t wait to visit the Design Museum’s new stunning, £83-million London home, which is set to open this week at the former Commonwealth Institute building in Kensington.   Architectural designer John Pawson was responsible for the building’s beautifully reconfigured spaces, where the galleries are arranged around a minimal oak and marble lined atrium. Dutch architecture practice OMA worked with London firm Allies and […]

Book Fairies? What a wonderful idea…

The Books on the Underground movement is as simple as it sounds. Book Fairies ensure that there are books travelling the London Underground, to be found by lucky travellers who then read them, hopefully share online that they found them and return them to the tube for the next book finder. Amongst recent Book Fairies is Harry Potter […]

Fact: Businesses that get their brand right will grow

Business growth will only occur if the right conditions are in play – attitude, ability, knowledge, a bunch of money and lots of customers! That’s all you need, right?  Well, not exactly… It’s not just about attracting new customers; it’s about being believed. Great brands stand for something.  Not a lot of things, one thing. […]