Dusted is a strategic full-service branding and communications agency. Our approach is simple: we listen, we think, and then most importantly we deliver.

Match tea theme for bursars

Last week saw Dusted once again responsible for the design and installation of Harrison Catering’s stand at the ISBA (Independent School’s Bursars Association) event in Harrogate. ISBA run the event once a year, and as well as the seminars and talks throughout the two days, delegates have the opportunity to visit stands set up by ...

Fantastisch Fantasy

Much like the actual World Cup, the Dusted Fantasy league started quite unpredictably. Although as time went on, and the knock-out stages progressed, it was becoming increasingly obvious who was going to win in both competitions. By the time the semi-finals were over Jamie had accrued a lead almost as shocking as Germany’s 7-1 thrashing ...

Graphite Capital

Graphite Capital is a leading independent private equity investor focused on the UK mid-market. They have raised and managed private equity funds since 1981.

Terra Firma

Terra Firma is one of Europe’s leading private equity firms, acquiring, transforming and selling asset-backed businesses in essential industries.

Infinis

Infinis is one of the UK’s leading generators of renewable power. They operate a growing portfolio of landfill gas, onshore wind and hydro plants across the UK.

Craziest title race ever

Like the real thing, Dusted’s second full season in the Official Fantasy Game of the Barclays Premier League was a crazy title race. With focus on Manchester United quickly shifting to rivals Man City and southerners, Chelsea, no one imagined that an 11-match winning run would propel Liverpool into top spot and take over the ...

Yule be sorry—It’s the Christmas bake-off

Another Christmas, and so another bake-off, and this year we’ve tackled the classic Buche de Noël (the Yule Log for the Franco-challenged). The criteria for the voting this year were; Taste Presentation Ring neatness Sponge quality X-mas factor Each of these categories were scored out of 10 but taste accounts for 50% of the score, ...

Is copying good?

Some of the Dusted team attended last week’s exclusive Creative Social lecture – Hacker, Maker, Teacher, Thief: Advertising’s Next Generation. Based on the launch of Creative Social’s third book, the evening featured some of the publication’s collaborators, presenting their chapters and inviting discussion and interaction amongst the audience. The release coincides with Creative Social’s 10th ...

From farm to fork

It’d be fair to say that at present, food and healthy eating is a topic that’s usually at the forefront of our minds as a nation. Our client, Harrison, have always made producing healthy but delicious food a top priority. But beyond that, they’re also dedicated to increasing awareness of what goes into their food, ...