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Blog Posted by mike on 7 Apr. 2011

Clear Prospects Celebrates its 10 Year Milestone

Blackburn based manufacturer, Clear Prospects is celebrating after reaching its 10 year milestone since the launch of its first product, The JetRest® Travel Pillow which is now an award winning, must have accessory endorsed by many celebrities including avid adventurer, Ben Fogle.


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Blog Posted by mike on 14 Mar. 2011

Real time scanning on despatch

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Great news with the latest technology development here at Clear Prospects : Orders are now scanned in real time.

Every order that is received online is now tracked and scanned through the order process. As our existing customers know, once an order is passed to the packing department for processing, we send you an email. What is new from today is that once the order is being despatched ie sent in the post, we will scan the package and email you the moment it is leaving our warehouse.


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Blog Posted by mike on 9 Mar. 2011

SSL True Business ID with extended validation

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What on earth does that mean above and the new green bar on our checkout you may ask ?


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Blog Posted by mike on 14 Feb. 2011

Do sexy images encourage or annoy you ?

This month I have a raft of new products to launch on thejetrest.com and one of my suppliers has sent me lots of great images, many involving rather sexy women displaying the products.

This got me thinking; would you my customers be offended or be encouraged to buy our products if we used these images.


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Blog Posted by mike on 27 Jan. 2011

Google Monster - Definitely my freind if watched

Any business that relies on their web site being up and online all the time will know all too well the immediate loss of business if the site goes down, no matter how briefly.


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Blog Posted by mike on 4 Jan. 2011

We're Back

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Happy New Year to all our customers !  We're back in the office and straight into the manufacture of the 2011 stock of travel pillows and luggage straps and all kinds if travel accessories for thejetrest.com and WheatyBags Pain Relief Microwave Packs for wheatybags.co.uk and the year ahead.


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Blog Posted by mike on 16 Dec. 2010

Closed for Christmas but back on the 5th.

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What a year of development 2010 was but how exciting as 2011 is our 10th year in business !

The focus this year has been a major overhaul of our online sites.  Our launch site from a decade ago was thejetrest.com and that was in need of a major overhall but the focus of the business needed to change and change fast. Online was the way to go, and online is the way forward for Clear Prospects Ltd.


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Blog Posted by mike on 22 Oct. 2010

Multi-Buys now live ready for Christmas Gift buying

Great week loading multi-buys and special offers onto thejetrest.com and wheatybags.co.uk and sent the news emails and tweets out to the customer database.  Surprising how long these things take to set up.

New deal agreed with Everyman the cancer organisation that campaigns and researches ways to stamp out male cancer and made the special travel kit live online at thejetrest.com.


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Blog Posted by mike on 8 Oct. 2010

WheatyBags marketing week

It's now Friday and I think I achieved about half of what I wanted to on the marketing of wheatybags heat packs and thejetrest travel accessories sites.  Am I wrong to think though that "half" was probably the only thing achievable compared to my great ideas and that this half wasnt a bad effort considering I managed to handle my normal workload.  on WheatyBags alone:-


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Blog Posted by mike on 5 Oct. 2010

Summer sale offers created at thejetrest & wheatybags

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Busy week ahead creating summer sale offers for both thejetrest.com and wheatybags.co.uk

News emails to be created once I pull all the sale items together and try to create BOGOF style plans ... too early yet in the week but will be working on them later this afternoon and into tomorrow I hope.


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