Design and IT services to grow and support your business
 
 

Services

Design

Expectations of the consumer are growing as they’re exposed to advancing creative techniques and technologies.

Website shown across different devices

Whether you’re communicating through the web, email, apps or print, the visual representation of your product or service should reinforce the consumer experience, motivate repeat visits and encourage recommendation.

At broadbean we provide fresh, bespoke design services with the end user in mind. Whether they’re reading your eNews on their desktop or browsing your site on their smartphone.

Take a look at our portfolio

Branding

A strong brand identity is invaluable as the battle for exposure intensifies.

Your brand is the introduction of you to your consumer and first impressions will determine how prospective customers will respond to you and your business.

Successful Branding will; Deliver your message clearly, Be memorable, Encourage loyalty, Present credibility, Motivate and Connect emotionally

Whether you’re a new brand in need of an identity or an existing one in need of improvement, we’d love to hear from you.

Get in touch and find out what we can do for your brand.

Tell us about your business

Website Development

We only build what you need. This could be anything from a relatively simple brochure website to a completely bespoke web application through to a large content managed website. Whichever it is, we'll help you choose the right platform(s) and make it work for your business.

Microsoft .NET, Umbraco, WordPress, OpenCart, Microsoft Dynamics CRM and MailChimp are just some of the tools and technologies we use to give clients what they need.

Web Development

Let's discuss your requirements

eCommerce

Our eCommerce service combines eye-catching design with integrated payment solutions from well-known and secure online payment systems. This provides retailers with the perfect platform for selling online.

eCommerce solutions

With our ability to create bespoke eCommerce solutions, we can tailor your build to meet the needs of your business.

Whether you are an entrepreneurial start-up or a larger enterprise, we will have an eCommerce solution to suit your needs and budget.

Let's chat eCommerce solutions

Content Management

It’s important to keep your website content both accurate and current so updating it should be a quick and easy process.

An effective content management system (CMS) allows you to do just that without needing any development knowledge.

Content Management Systems

We work with a number of different CMS providers and can also create bespoke systems from scratch, all of which present familiar text editor and image upload facilities.

Let's discuss your CMS options

Startups

We know how difficult it can be to get started so are keen to do everything we can to help new businesses get online.

Our startup service is aimed at doing just that with flexible payment plans and an approach that allows you to validate your idea without breaking the bank.

Startup

 We'd love to hear your ideas

IT Support Services

We offer a variety of IT Support Services for both home and office including:

  • Computer Sales, Repairs & Upgrades
  • Networking
  • Data Backups
  • Training
  • Mobile Configuration & Support
  • Email Assistance

These services can be provided at your premises, via telephone, by email or online. Evenings and weekend services are available by arrangement.

IT Support Services

We'd love to hear from you

Project Support

Existing and new clients alike can benefit from ongoing support at competitive rates.

We welcome any project regardless of size, whether it's a long standing website that needs some on-going maintenance or a new build that hasn't quite got off the ground.

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Consultancy

With a combined experience of over 15 years in the web industry, broadbean are proud to offer their services in:

Website Management, Business Development with IT, Usability, Social Media and Project Management.

We also specifically offer Microsoft CRM Dynamics consultancy.

Website Consultancy

Get in touch and find out how we can be of service.

We'd love to hear from you

 

Portfolio

  • Business Card Design

    Clean and fresh business cards for Bristol based dog grooming service, Woofingtons.

  • Branding

    Sharpes Windows and Doors wanted to rethink their branding and focus on their key services. We created a fresh and modern logo, using memorable shapes and personable fonts.

  • Branding

    A fun and personable brand identity for freelance copywriter, The Word Bird (aka Natalie Wherlock).

  • Website

    Growing Concern was looking to revitalise its dated website. We started again from scratch providing a completely redesigned website which they can add to as new projects are completed.

  • Website

    Little Holidays wanted to give their website a fresh new look whilst promoting their holiday cottage in Comrie. We gave their branding and site a lift, including an online availability checker, photo gallery and guest book.

  • Vehicle Graphics

    Bristol-based Woofingtons, needed fun and vibrant vehicle graphics for their mobile dog grooming van to help them stand out from the crowd on the busy streets of the city centre.

  • Email Marketing

    To engage customers during the launch of their new Electronic Multi-Vend machines, we designed two email campaigns for SVS encouraging viewers to learn more about the release.

  • Website

    DHF Contracting were in need of a website to provide an online presence and showcase the work from their rapidly growing landscaping business. Taking their existing branding and colour scheme we delivered a website which they can manage themselves without ongoing maintenance costs.

  • Website

    Decorative Painter and Decorator, James the Painter, was looking to refresh his dated website. A contemporary and stylish design, allowing James to update content himself and upload new project images to his online portfolio.

  • Website

    Fresh startup Woofingtons were after a fun and stylish website to promote their contemporary dog grooming service based in Bristol. An easily updatable gallery and services page were also key, allowing Woofingtons to keep their site up-to-date with their growing business.

  • Website

    We worked with Irish singer-songwriter, Doireann Ansbro to create an interactive site where Little Oak fans could listen to and download her work whilst also keeping up to date with the folk singer's music.

  • Print

    We created some promotional print work for local decorating and building supplier, Ryalls. They were after an eye-catching doubled-sided flyer to engage with readers and spread the word on their latest offers.

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    eCommerce Website

    We built an OpenCart eCommerce site to help Nook and Crannie sell directly to their customers online via a portfolio website. All content is managed fully by the client, along with reporting, promotional codes and discount coupons.

  • Branding

    A brand new start-up, beaut-e were looking for a homely and memorable brand to front their online marketplace for handmade beauty products and vintage items.

  • Wedding Stationery

    We offer bespoke personalised wedding stationery designs including Save the Date cards, Invitations, RSVP cards and Table Plans.

  • Website

    Glow Holistic and Beauty were looking to revamp their website, making their ever growing and complex treatment list easier to digest and more engaging.

  • Branding, Photography and Social Media

    Logo design and Facebook page styling for creative company, Teacup Designs. A quick turnaround was required in preparation for the client attending the Country Living Spring Fair 2013. broadbean also curated a photoshoot of the stock for marketing use.

  • Website

    Award-winning beaut-e needed a complete online marketplace including seller, buyer and shop owner membership, PayPal checkout and order management.

  • Branding and Social Media

    Wiltshire-based magazine, Malmesbury Connections were looking to refresh their brand while giving both their Facebook page and Twitter feed a lift too.

  • Branding

    Entrepreneurial start-up foodfindr, needed a brand identity that was to the point, bold and easily adaptable for various devices and app usage.

  • Branding

    Brand identity for UK based manufacturing company Secure Vending Systems Ltd (SVS), representing their range of electronic and mechanical vending machines.

  • Magazine Artwork

    Creating print-ready cover artwork for Malmesbury Connections monthly magazine, connecting local people with local businesses.

  • Internal Signage

    A range of fun and quirky signs for a newly updated cafe in the heart of Bristol. The collection of Cafe Revival work included large scale digital prints and magnetic signage.

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    Email Marketing

    To advertise their site launch and encourage return visits email templates were designed and built, allowing the client to create, deploy and analyse their own email campaigns. View their eNews archive here.

  • Website

    Malmesbury Connections needed a fresh website that they could update themselves, upload publications to and take advertising bookings through.

  • Print

    We developed a collection of product specification sheets for the entire SVS vending machine range.

  • Print Advertising

    Various advert designs for local businesses advertising in monthly magazines.

 

About

Since 2004 we've been acquiring skills and experience in the design and IT industries across all disciplines including software development, interactive design, project management, business analysis and account management.

In 2011 we realised we could provide the service and experience typically expected of much larger providers, but at a fraction of the cost. The broadbean seed was sown.

Our values

Focusing on needs

Having your needs - rather than a solution - at the forefront of our minds is something we feel passionate about. Doing so ensures your goals are what drive the design and development process.

Prioritising needs

Ranking the needs of your business enables us to concentrate our resources on what matters most, providing you with the best possible value for money.

Embracing change

Change is inevitable. By regularly delivering complete packages of work we are continuously able to learn, adapt and improve to produce optimal results.

 
 

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