With business profits historically sunshine dependent, it was amazing to reflect upon on wettest 12 months in our history - and see our best financial performance ever.
The task was to design and produce 10 bespoke sample cases that would display delicate sticks of coloured mortar samples and protect them from breakage.
Spread over 10 sites throughout the Midlands and employing over 200 people - Harlow Bros is a family managed independent business with over 90 years experience in timber merchanting, manufacturing and timber engineering.
Internal communications to a diverse and geographically spread set of employees needs to engage as well as inform - that means stimulating feedback.
A mortar colour swatch chart has simplified buying for customers choosing a shade of Breedon Trowel Ready Mortar but ensuring the swatches were an accurate representation was a complex process.